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Leonardo Da Vinci's "Salvator Mundi" - the world's most expensive painting?

The most recently authenticated (“rediscovered”) portrait of Jesus Christ has now become most expensive work of art ever sold with an auction price of $450.3 Million. 130 more words

Arts, History & Social Sciences

Christ Painting By Leonardo Da Vinci Sells For Record $450 Million At Manhattan Auction

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A painting of Christ by the Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci sold for a record $450 million (380 million euros) at auction on Wednesday. 474 more words


Monday Mood Board #12

ART Immortal – the Holy Grail of art rediscoveries to be auctioned at Christie’s.  If only I had an extra 100 million dollars to spare….  339 more words

Breakfast at Christie's: A Special Exhibition Dedicated to Audrey Hepburn.

Yesterday I made my way to Christie’s Auction House in London to go visit a special late-night event dedicated to Audrey Hepburn. The event included not just a look at the collection, but also a film screening, mini-talks and an Audrey inspired beauty stand. 1,141 more words


Kim Kardashian Outbids All Others For Jackie Kennedy Cartier Watch

What does Kim Kardashian and the late Jackie Kennedy have in common? Other than experience dealing with camera flashes and motherhood, probably not a lot. 107 more words


Forgotten Phone

Mary Cassatt (1844-1926), Girl in a Bonnet Tied with a Large Pink Bow.

As I was driving back into Manhattan Thursday night, I realized that I’d left my phone plugged in to a charging station at my kids’ school. 512 more words