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Some Magnificent Yellows at Christie's Auction

Christie’s Auction House closes out the spring auction season with their Magnificent Jewels auction on Tuesday, June 16.   Yellow Fancy Color Diamonds will be taking centre stage as 4 of the top 5 color diamond lots are yellow.   207 more words

Colour Diamonds

Art – the price of good ART

Overheard at Christie’s auction house in New York City last week – “Will you give me 160, 160 million?” Even if I had the money I would not be so sure, but how nice to even be able to be in the running. 315 more words

Kashmir sapphire ring fetches $7.3 million at auction

GENEVA – A prize 35-carat sapphire from Kashmir has fetched $7.3 million, according to the auction house Christie’s.

The sale, to a private anonymous Asian buyer, set a world record for a Kashmir sapphire at $209,689 per carat, Christie’s said in a statement. 156 more words

Entertainment

Sparking Diamonds in Geneva

Christie’s Magnificent Jewels auction is set for Geneva on Wednesday, May 13 and a number of sparking diamonds are expected to sell at high prices. 204 more words

Colour Diamonds

Fabergé Christie's auction house burglar jailed

A man who broke into Christie’s auction house to steal more than three quarter of a million pounds worth of property including Fabergé jewellery has been jailed for two years and four months. 300 more words

News

Head of Auction House Christie's to Step Down Amid Record Sales Run

Steven Murphy, the chief executive of Christie’s, will step down at the end of this year, the London-based auction house said on Tuesday, following a record run of sales. 73 more words

Reuters

Hospices de Beaune Auction Hits Record €8m

The 154th Hospices de Beaune charity wine auction realised sales of €8,887,888 ($11.1m) over the weekend, an increase of 28% on 2013 and its highest total since the annual sale began in 1859. 190 more words

The Drinks Business