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A Welcome, Jack B Yeats ( €177,678- €296,129) Sotheby’s Modern British and Irish Art sale

It’s been some week in the world of fine art auctions. In the space of just six days, from November 9th to 15th, Christie’s New York achieved in exces(...)

An exceptionally rare and important imperial Beijing enamel melon shaped teapot achieved £2,062,750 (€2,415,963) through Bonhams on November 2nd

For the month that’s in it, when all things culinary are celebrated in The Irish Times during November’s Food Month, it is almost fitting that on Nove(...)

Cy Twombly, Untitled, 2007, is guiding at $40 million-$60 million

Behind the sale of the Macklowe Collection is a story that appears to have it all; a tale of vanity, greed, adultery, love and loss not to mention one(...)

Joana Vasconcelos, Choupette, €5,000-€7,000

“There is something unforgettable about her, the way she moves, the way she plays, she’s an inspiration for elegance – for attitude,” the late Karl La(...)

Verso the Arundel Zodiac with basse taille of a crane.

An exceptional Renaissance jewel dating from 1540 will be auctioned by Sotheby’s in its Small Wonders: Early Gems and Jewels sale which is currently o(...)

Lot 2, Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes, Pair of Gold Wedding Rings, £6,000-8,000

Currently open for bidding, Sotheby’s: Your Own Sylvia: Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items sale, which ends on July 21st consists of(...)

Tim Berners-Lee at his computer at Cern when he released the code that became the World Wide Web

Inventions are most salient with the historical changes they cause, but ranking them is more art than science. One could argue that the printing press(...)

Lavery, In Morocco (£100,000-£150,000/ €116,760- €175,150), Bonham’s

A newly discovered Lavery painting, a rarely seen Jupe-style table, and the last of Michael Smurfit’s artworks are some of the highlights of upcoming (...)

1933 Double Edge Eagle Coin, the only coin of its kind sanctioned for private ownership is valued at $10m-$15m (€8.4m-€12.6m)

On June 8th this year, the eagle eyes of philatelists and numismatics around the globe will most certainly be on Sotheby’s Three Treasures – Collected(...)

The late American heiress and art collector Anne Marion at her ranch in Texas

The private collection of the late American philanthropist and art collector Anne Marion will be unveiled at Sotheby’s in New York, ahead of(...)

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