The ultimate gift! Hong Kong billionaire Joseph Lau won the Sotheby’s auction for the ‘Blue Moon’, a cushion shaped fancy vivid blue diamond, for US$48.4 million and has renamed the 12.03-carat stone the ‘Blue Moon of Josephine’ in honor of his 7 year old daughter. 109 more words
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By coincidence, three copies of the Chaucer are coming up for sale next month (December 2015).
(1) Swann, on 1 December (lot 140), will be offering a quarter-linen copy in a modern clamshell case, with an estimate of $45,000–$60,000. 171 more words
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT S PIRIE VOLUME III: FINE AND DECORATIVE ARTS
A pair of polychrome-painted and parcel-gilt single tester beds
Estimate 1,500 — 2,000 USD… 10 more words
“It’s like a little oasis,” Sotheby’s broker Philip V. McCarthy said as we stepped off the elevator into the foyer of an airy, 4,900-square-foot Chelsea duplex penthouse. 343 more words