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Little Bo Peep lost her sheep and now it's floating in a tank of formaldehyde

The spring Contemporary and Impressionist auctions at Christie’s and Sotheby’s just wrapped up and now that they’re over, none of these pieces will ever be seen in public again. 601 more words


Rubens daughter portrait at Christie's

At Christie’s London on July 5 the portrait of  Peter Paul Rubens daughter Clara will be exposed for the final sale while  it’s being valued between $4 million and $6.8 million. 178 more words


What a Circus! Christie's Could Sell a Fernando Botero Circus Painting for $2.5 Million

What you see: Circus People, a 2007 painting by Fernando Botero. Christie’s estimates it at $1.5 million to $2.5 million.

Who is Fernando Botero? 1,202 more words


A Picasso Painting Owned by Steve Wynn Was Damaged—Again

Steve Wynn does not have good luck with Picassos.

For the second time in twelve years, one of the artist’s works has suffered damage under the ownership of the billionaire collector. 231 more words


First Night Of Rockefeller Art Auction Fetches $646 Million

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A collection of artwork put together by billionaire David Rockefeller that includes pieces from Pablo Picasso, Claude Monet and Georgia O’Keeffe brought in more than $646 million on the first night of an auction. 274 more words


Should I go for the Monet or the Gauguin or the Matisse??

This week, Christie’s is holding the Peggy and David Rockefeller Estate Auction, what I imagine to be the largest collection of fine art and antiques on this planet. 262 more words

ARt: Augmented Reality Meets Rembrandt

When I hear the words “Augmented Reality” (aka AR), I think of something out of Black Mirror– and to be frank, it kind of is. 476 more words