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A Clear Winner: An 18th Century Ceruti Portrait on Glass Could Command $300,000 at Sotheby's

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

Art

Sotheby's Modern & Contemporary African Art upcoming auctions

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

Luxury

Yeats candlesticks at Thoor Ballylee

Happy New Year from Yeats Thoor Ballylee Society!

The Yeats Thoor Ballylee Society is delighted to announce the coming of Yeats’s original candlesticks to their home in Thoor Ballylee. 228 more words

Yeats Thoor Ballylee Society

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

Record

#Guaranteed #Sales Fuel the #Art Market

#Christie’s and #Sotheby’s increasingly are lining up third-party guarantors, sophisticated financial players, to minimize their own risk at #auction.

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-12-20/guaranteed-sales-fuel-the-art-market

Check out remnants of the Diego Voci #Estate owned by Helga Voci, Diego’s widow.: 16 more words

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Dog-Friendly Dwellings

Even the most happy-go-lucky dogs and cats have some preferences about the spaces they occupy. If you want to keep your pet as happy and comfortable as possible, here are some things to take into consideration. 295 more words

Real Estate

Smartphone Security: Be Careful with Your Bluetooth Settings

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

Real Estate