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CHRISTIE'S - Jeff Koons : One Ball Total Equilibrium Tank

‘I’m wanting to connect with the biological and the intuitive by going inward. I’m trying to have a dialogue with the intuitive self. It’s completely intimate and it’s right there just hovering, it’s like an embryo in the womb and at the same time it represents everything.’ 154 more words

tiara time! art déco bandeau tiara

If your Blog Hostess hasn’t been all over the auctions like white on rice, well then nobody has…except the jewelry dealers. That’s their job. Yet another Christie’s offering up for bids in Geneva May 18th, we have this bad boy diamond bandeau tiara, whose only provenance is the nebulous description “Property of a Lady.” … 435 more words

Court And Social

Christie's Highlights: The Oppenheimer Blue

The Oppenheimer Blue is a legendary diamond in its own right: a 14.62 Fancy Vivid Blue that will be auctioned next May 18th in Geneva, during the Magnificent Jewels sale. 30 more words

High Jewellery

The Appraisers Association Award Luncheon, which took place on April 20th, 2016 at the New York Athletic Club, was a great success! The incomparable Frank Stella was this year’s honoree. 28 more words


Nude, Green Leaves and Bust, 1932

Pablo Picasso, Nude, Green Leaves and Bust, 1932 courtesy of PabloPicasso.org

photo courtesy of Time.com

Sold for $106,500,000-photo courtesy of Time.com

 Pablo Picasso, Nude, Green Leaves and Bust, 1932… 51 more words


CONF: Creating Markets, Collecting Art, 14-15 July, London

Christie’s Education Conference 2016

Celebrating 250 years of Christie’s, 14-15 July 2016

To commemorate the anniversary of the foundation of Christie’s auction house in 1766 a two-day conference will be held at Christie’s King Street, St James’s. 127 more words


Panama Papers and the Art Market

Who you think is the seller may not always be the seller. Interesting article by the New York Times on the scandal of the Panama Papers tied to several works of art.