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Girl's Best Friends: Doamnelor Ce Poate Fi Mai Frumos Decat Un Rubin Rar, De 40,23 Carate Descoperit in Mozambic

Compania britanica Gemfields RLC a descoperit un rubin brut de 40,23 carate in mina sa din Mozambic, dezvaluind cu aceasta ocazie ca nestemata reprezinta “unul dintre cele mai importante rubine descoperite in timpurile recente”, informeaza Reuters. 303 more words

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Brian Belott: One To Watch

In July this year Sotheby’s marked New York artist Brian Belott as ‘One To Watch’. Here’s why…
Brian Belott is an artist who pushes the boundaries of painting, he uses socks (yes, I said socks) as a starting point for his colourful geometric paintings. 113 more words
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10 Things We Learned From Bunny Mellon’s Monster Estate Sale

Think of it as a master class in estate planning. Earlier this month, Sotheby’s sold all 43 pieces on offer from Bunny Mellon’s art collection—Rothko to Picasso to Diebenkorn—at its much-heralded “Property from the Collection of Mrs. 1,130 more words

Christie's & Sotheby's Auction Sales - Where Does the Art Market Stand?

As auction power houses wrapped up yet another record-breaking season with their latest cycle of Post-War & Contemporary (PWC) sales recently, posting an impressive $1.6 billion… 831 more words

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Job, Alphonse Mucha

Text by Taylor Cone, Gallery Attendant

Alphonse Mucha, one of the greatest artists of the Nouveau period, created a piece in 1898 titled Job, as an advertisement for a brand of cigarette paper. 261 more words

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Banksy's 'Rude Lord' identified?

A while ago I wrote about Banksy’s ‘Rude Lord’, an Eighteenth Century portrait by Thomas Beach that Banksy defaced by overpainting a flip-off middle finger. 398 more words

Another Record-Breaking Week for U.S. Stock Markets

The U.S. stock market closed out its fifth-straight week of gains with new highs Friday, buoyed by positive economic news from China and Europe.

The People’s Bank of China announced a surprising… 343 more words