What you see: Portrait of a Young Countrywoman, Half Length, an oil on glass painted in the late 1720s or early 1730s by Giacomo Ceruti, who also went by the name Pitocchetto. 1,156 more words
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The marketplace for modern and contemporary art from Africa has transformed dramatically over the past decade, but despite this long-overdue correction, there’s still a considerable way to go towards addressing the under-representation of African artists, who account for just 0.01% of the international art market. 205 more words
RECORD: Sotheby's Sells the Henry Graves Jr. Patek Philippe Supercomplication Pocket Watch for $24 Million
Editor’s note: With the arrival of the holidays, The Hot Bid shifts its focus to world auction records.
What you see: The Henry Graves Jr. Supercomplication pocket watch, commissioned by Graves from Patek Philippe. 1,250 more words
#Christie’s and #Sotheby’s increasingly are lining up third-party guarantors, sophisticated financial players, to minimize their own risk at #auction.
Check out remnants of the Diego Voci #Estate owned by Helga Voci, Diego’s widow.: 16 more words
Bluetooth offers great wireless convenience for your smartphone, allowing you to connect to your headphones, car stereo, wireless speaker, and other devices without dealing with a tangle of cords and wires. 253 more words