Proceeds of the sale will benefit the Ray of Light Foundation, which supports girls’ education in Afghanistan, Pakistan and other countries.
Three early casts from Auguste Rodin’s masterpiece “The Gates of Hell” are coming to a New York City auction.
An upstate New York family was bowled over, after a tag sale purchase fir a mere $3 turned out to be worth $2.22 million.
In keeping with Astor’s wishes and life’s motto that “money is like manure; it should be spread around,” all the proceeds from the sale will go to the institutions and causes she supported.
Andy Warhol’s “Double Elvis” sold Wednesday for $37 million and works by Roy Lichtenstein and Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei broke their own records at Sotheby’s contemporary art sale.
It is now the most expensive work of art ever sold at auction. The buyer is remaining anonymous.
It’s one of only four original versions of the 1895 painting of a man holding his head and screaming under a streaked, blood-red sky, which has become a modern symbol for human anxiety.
Admit it, ladies. You’ve watched ‘Sex and the City’ and wondered how a freelance writer like Carrie Bradshaw could afford the enormous studio with walk-in closets on the Upper East Side.
Sotheby’s announced Tuesday that the work will lead its Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale on May 2.
It was another busy day for Occupy Wall Street protesters who are holding three marches throughout the city on Tuesday.
Artist Jeff Koons’ sculpture of the cartoon character hugging a topless blond woman is headed for auction at Sotheby’s.
The Forbes collection of antique toys was estimated to bring in anywhere from $3 million to $5 million at Friday’s sale.
James Naismith wrote the 13 rules nearly 119 years ago. The physical education instructor invented basketball as a winter activity for a YMCA in Springfield, Mass.
The original lyrics to Bob Dylan’s “The Times Are A-Changin’” will soon be a-changin’ hands.
Bob Dylan’s original handwritten lyrics for “The Times are A-Changin”’ are heading for the auction block. They could sell for an estimated $200,000 to $300,000.
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