The much mourned David Bowie, who died in January, was an avid art collector.
The winners have been announced in the great Greek TV sell-off, with four companies winning bids for television channels in an unprecedented auction.
Football legend and three times World Cup winner Pele is to part with his collection of sporting and cultural memorabilia which will go under the hammer in London in…
The “Unique Pink” has broken all records for any jewellery auction.
Bidding in an online auction for the gun used to kill unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin in the US in 2012 has topped 57 million euros. But the amount
Auction house Christies say they are selling the world’s largest green diamond in Hong Kong at the Spring sales which start at the end of May and
A 1957 Ferrari 335 S Spider could well become the most expensive car ever when it goes up for auction in Paris.
A tiny black Fiat 500L that carried Pope Francis through Philadelphia during his historic first visit to the United States was sold for $82,000 at an
Auctioneers have had a busy year. Hammers have been brought down around the world to seal the fate of objects which have achieved huge sums. Some
Memorabilia from Sylvester Stallone films has fetched over three million dollars at a Los Angeles auction. Up for sale were props and costume items
The rare and flawless Blue Moon Diamond has sold for $48.4 million to a buyer from Hong Kong, setting a world record for the sale of a gemstone at
A nude painting by Amedeo Modigliani has just fetched a record price of $170.4 million for the Italian artist – and achieved the second highest price
More memorabilia from the Titanic is being auctioned. This time it’s the ship’s last lunch menu enjoyed by first class passengers on board the
The first recording contract ever signed by The Beatles is up for auction in New York next month and is expected to sell for upwards of 150, 000
The most expensive artwork ever has been sold at auction at Christie’s in New York. Picasso’s cubist oil from 1955 “Les Femmes d’Alger” (“Women of
A Picasso oil painting from 1955 has smashed the record for the most expensive artwork ever sold at auction when it went for $179.4 million
A rare diamond is set to fetch up to 23 million euros at auction in New York – making it more than a girl’s best friend! Sotheby’s describes the
On February 19 Guernsey's in New York City will sell the priceless instrument known as "Black Beauty"
The first tuna auction of the year in Tokyo landed a Japanese sushi chain owner the first and most expensive “New Year Tuna” at Tokyo’s Tsukiji fish
Intimate love letters to and from Marilyn Monroe are going under the hammer in Beverly Hills. In all, more than 200 items are up for sale
New York auction house Christie’s has held the biggest art auction in its history on Wednesday selling the equivalent of 683 million euros worth of
A Mark Rothko canvas sold for 45 million USD on Tuesday at Sotheby’s 344 million dollar sale of contemporary and post-war art. The auction also saw a
How much would you expect to pay for an automated figure of Russian President Vladimir Putin? A ‘Contemporary Musical Automation Portrait’ of the
What’s in a name? What’s in a piece of paper? In this case of no ordinary paper, it’s two names, passionate love and an empire. And what a
The marriage contract between Napoleon Bonaparte and his wife Josephine is due to go under the hammer in Paris at the end of September. The