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    1932′s Tintin in America Cover Fetches $1.6 Million at Auction

    A rare 1932 cover illustration of Tintin in America by famed Belgian artist Herge, has set a record for the sale of comic book art, fetching $1.6 million at Paris auction house Artcurial. The same artwork, drawn with Indian ink and gouache, set the previous record when it sold in 2008 for $973,000. Tintin in America is […] More

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    Bonhams to Sell 1964 Lincoln Continental Popemobile

    It has carried a Pope through New York and ferried US Astronauts during triumphant returns from space. Now, a specially adapted 1964 Lincoln Continental Limousine is up for auction and is expected to fetch up to $350,000. Bonhams has reported they will sell this motorcar during the Exceptional Motorcars and Motorcycles auction at Quail Lodge California on […] More

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    Alexei Leonov’s Space Suit Sells for $242,000 at Bonhams’ Space History Sale

    Alexei Leonov’s Sokol Spacesuit Used in the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Bonhams’ annual Space History Sale, conducted on Thursday in New York City, totaled $1.2 million, with two of the most-expensive items being spacesuits worn by two cosmonauts. The biggest hit was the space suit worn by Alexei Leonov on his 1975 Apollo-Soyuz mission. It was the first […] More

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    Two Second Hand Space Suits up for Sale at Bonhams

    Personal items of several astronauts will be sold in the Space History Sale taking place at Bonhams, New York on May 5th. Celebrating 50 years of Alan Shepard’s space trip, several personal items of astronauts and many from the Forbes collection and the estate of NASA administrator James E. Webb will be made available. Some early […] More