Tag: Sotheby's

USSR Moon Rocks Sells For $855,000 At New York Auction

The USSR space rocks sold at a Sotheby's Space Exploration auction in New York fetched $855,000. It was first sold in 1993 when it was purchased for over $440,000.

Space December 1, 2018

Pink Star Diamond Fetches $71.2 Million At Sotheby's Hong Kong Auction And Gets New Name

Hong Kong jeweler Chow Tai Fook was the winning bidder of the Pink Star diamond auctioned by Sotheby's. The gem fetched $71.2 million and now has a new name.

Life & Style April 5, 2017

Is Sotheby’s Taubman Auction A Sign Of Things To Come In The Art Market?

Over the last 60 years, A. Alfred Taubman collected art. His collection was recently auctioned by Sotheby’s, the results of which could hint at the future of the art market.

Society November 5, 2015

Mystery Buyer Buys Van Gogh Painting L’Allée des Alyscamps For $66.3 Million

The buyer’s identity is shrouded in a hooded jacket, but auction attendees have heard him speaking in Chinese.

Internet Culture May 6, 2015

100-Carat Flawless Diamond Sells For $22.1 Million At New York Auction

A massive emerald cut diamond is the star of the night at Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels auction in New York.

Internet Culture April 22, 2015

No April Fool's Joke: eBay Will Livestream Sotheby's Auctions Starting April 1

The new venture is targeted toward a younger, more tech-savvy audience with a growing appreciation for the fine arts.

Business March 17, 2015

Sotheby’s and eBay team up to launch an online auction

The legendary art auction house Sotheby’s and eBay launch a virtual auction house for fine arts and antiques.

Internet Culture July 14, 2014

Tony Fadell is the mystery buyer of Jony Ive-designed Mac Pro (RED) and rose gold earpods

Images posted on Twitter suggest that Tony Fadell, the former senior vice president of Apple's iPod Division and the co-founder of Nest Labs, the company that makes smart thermostats, is the mysterious buyer of the $977,000 RED Mac Pro and the $461,000 gold EarPods that were sold at a recent Sotheby's charity auction.

Gadgets December 12, 2013

Jony Ive-designed Leica M camera, (RED) Mac Pro, and more fetch $$$$ at Sotheby's charity auction

An auction for a cause organized by Bono and managed by Sotheby's featured works by Jony Ive and Marc Newson.

Photo November 25, 2013

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