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Turner in Italy: Rome from Mount Aventine, 1836

This article gives some thought to a major painting by J.M.W.Turner, Rome from Mount Aventine, sold at Sotheby’s, London, on 3 December 2014 for £30.3m. 7,041 more words

Pearls in Auction

I’ve got a little bit of a pearl thing going on this time. Looking through Sotheby’s New York Important Jewels catalogue for the February 2015 sale a few lots that caught my eye, most of which incorporated pearls.  276 more words

The Paul Revere Bunch Is Back: Auctioneers Host Americana Week

Later this week Christie’s and Sotheby’s will kick off their annual Americana sales, a hodgepodge of American antique furniture, folk art, silver and — in Christie’s case — a collection of hot outsider art. 1,059 more words

Bonjour at tout le monde: je suis Charlie Mortdecai

A painting created by Johnny Depp sold at Sotheby’s

It speaks a bit of french the painting created by Johnny Depp these past days and involving Charlie Mortdecai… 107 more words

Johnny Depp

Rare Francis Bacon Self-Portrait to Lead Sotheby's London Contemporary Sale

Sotheby’s has announced that the top lot in its highly anticipated February 10 London Contemporary Art Evening sale will be Francis Bacon’s Two Studies for Self-Portrait… 562 more words

Claude Monet: Willows in Giverny

MONET, Claude
Willows in Giverny
1886
Oil on canvas, 74 x 93 cm
Konstmuseum, Gothenburg

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SOTHEBY’S AUCTION HOUSE: Extraordinary Properties|Private Getaways

Whether your dream is to jet off to a secluded island or get lost in the pines of a deeply wooded forest, we’ve all fantasized about the perfect place for a private getaway. 413 more words