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Sotheby’s To Offer A First Edition Of The Great Gatsby

The copy of The Great Gatsby once belonged to the critic and author Malcolm Cowley

Once belonged to the critic and author Malcolm Cowley, First edition of The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald is on offer on 11 June 2013 at Sotheby’s sale in New York. The Books and Manuscripts sale among the others will offered a Fitzgerald’s masterpiece which expected to fetch $100,000-$150,000. The Great Gatsby is a […]

Malibu Prime Estate atop Billionaire’s Beach Offered for $35,000,000

Prime Estate Atop Billionaire’s Beach

Sotheby’s International Realty has included in its offer beautiful property that will take your breath. Located at 22201 Carbon Mesa Road, Malibu, California, this Prime Estate atop Billionaire’s Beach, will make you wonder where you spend your money and have not bought one of these paradise just for you. This 9,000 square foot home has just […]

Harry Potter Book Sold for $227,000 at Auction

A 1997 first edition of “Harry Potter & The Philosopher’s Stone” annotated by J.K. Rowling sold for $227,000 at a London auction Tuesday.

A unique first edition of the novel “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone,” with the author notes, J. K. Rowling, sold for a record $228,000 at the London charity auction. Book from the 1997 with 22 notes and 43 original illustrations by “second thoughts” and comment of writer, has reached the highest price ever for […]

Barnett Newman’s Blue Hued Painting Sold for $43.8 Million at Sotheby’s

On May 14, an auction of contemporary art at Sotheby’s racked up $293,587,000 in sales

The highlight at the auction of contemporary art at Sotheby’s New York sale was a large 1953 painting by abstract expressionist artist Barnett Newman. His blue hued painting, “Onement VI” was sold for $43.8 million and set the auction record for his work. The previous record for artist’s work was $22.4 million, paid just a […]

Gina Lollobrigida’s Jewelry Fetches $4.9 million at Auction

Gina Lollobrigida

Gina Lollobrigida or Italian actress destined to be “The Most Beautiful Woman in the World”! She was selling off a jewelry collection created by Italian jewellers Bulgari to raise money for stem cell research. Her collection has fetched almost $5 million (£3.3 million) at Sotheby’s Geneva. Lollobrigida, 85, said she was “very happy that the jewels […]

Historic Waterfront Estate in Victoria on Sale for $11.9 Million

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After undergone multi-million dollar renovation, historic waterfront estate in Victoria, Canada’s British Columbia became luxury property which has been listed on sale for a whopping $11.9 million. The main residence with 10,649 square feet of space which dates back from 1914 features 7 bedrooms and 10 bathrooms, designed as blend of rustic elements with modern […]

Paul Cezanne’s Les Pommes Sold for $41.6 Million at Sotheby’s

Amedeo Modigliani's L'Amazone

Paul Cezanne’s “Les Pommes” sold for $41.6 million at Sotheby’s Impressionist and Modern Art Sale which totaled $230 million, just shy of its $235 million high estimate. The top lot, Cezanne’s “Les Pommes”, a still life by Cézanne from 1889-90 was expected to bring $25 million to $35 million. When auction began three bidders pushed […]