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In this post, we are going to live a day with Agnes, who is now interning at Christie’s the auction house, Shanghai.

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CHRISTIE’S CELEBRATRES THE ECLECTIC EYE OF THE CELEBRATED FILM DIRECTOR

Paris – The whole team of Christie’s is honored to present the outstanding collection of Post-War and Contemporary art, thoughtfully accumulated over decades by Claude Berri, one of the most famous French film directors. 148 more words

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Christie’s Auctions Most Expensive Bag

Christie’s has auctioned a $300,000 Hermès Birkin bag in its Hong Kong bureau – the most expensive ever. The rare Himalaya Birkin is made from specially dyed crocodile skin, to resemble the snowy peaks of the Himalayas. 21 more words

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US$137 million worth of art thought to have been purchased with misappropriated funds

A Malaysian financier purchased multimillionaire dollar art works including two paintings by Claude Monet using funds stolen from a government investment fund, artnet news reports… 289 more words

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Έλληνας καθηγητής του Κέιμπριτζ σταμάτησε την δημοπρασία αρχαίου ελληνικού αμφορέα

Ο μελανόμορφος αμφορέας του 5ου αι π.Χ., βρισκόταν κανονικά στον κατάλογο της δημοπρασίας που έχει προγραμματίσει ο Οίκος Christie’s για την Τετάρτη 6 Ιουλίου.

Στον ηλεκτρονικό κατάλογο της δημοπρασίας, χωρίς περαιτέρω εξηγήσεις, σημειώνεται η φράση «το αντικείμενο αποσύρεται», καθώς στο μεταξύ αποκαλύφθηκε πως αποτελεί προϊόν αρχαιοκαπηλείας.

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Kew Gardens

I have a new artist crush, and his name is David Inshaw.

Lovers at Kew Gardens is up for auction and is expected to fetch up to $6K. 90 more words

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#CelebratedGems Series: #1-The Crimson Flame Ruby

Ruby is the gem for July birth and also for the 15th and 40th anniversary. Known for its vibrant red, it commands the highest per-carat price amongst colored gems and is also the… 174 more words

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