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    1937 Mercedes-Benz 540 K Spezial Roadster Sold for $9.68 Million at Monterey

    The star lot of the second night at RM Auctions’ Monterey Sale, the 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540K Spezial Roadster by Sindelfingen has set a new world-record price for a Mercedes- Benz at auction, selling for a hammer price of $8.8 million ($9.68 million with buyers premium). Opening bid start at $4million, and then right up to $5, then […] More

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    The Original Diamonds Are Forever Movie Poster Fetches $129,574

    The Original Diamonds Are Forever Movie Poster The original poster artwork for Diamond Are Forever, the classic James Bond  movie of 1971, starring the best Bond till date, Sean Connery, has sold at Christie’s Vintage Film Posters auction in London for $129,495, more  than three times the original estimate price of $38,000. The original hand-painted concept artwork […] More

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    Archie Comics #1 Book Sets New World Record

    Archie Comics #1 Archie Andrews, the lead character of the Archie comic books, proved he can hold his own on the auction floor, and even exceed, the likes of Spider-Man, The Hulk and The Batman. At Heritage Auctions’ Signature Vintage Comics & Comics Art Auction a CGC-certified 8.5 copy of Archie Comics #1 brought a world record price […] More

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    Exceptional Single-Owner Collection Totals £93.5/$150.5/€110.3 million at Sotheby’s

    Francis Bacon’s Triptych of Lucian Freud Sells for £23/$37/€27 million Salvador Dalí Portrait Fetches £13.5/$21.7/€15.9 million WORLD AUCTION RECORD FOR THE ARTIST & ANY SURREALIST WORK OF ART LONDON, THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2011 – Tonight, Sotheby’s single-owner sale of Modern and Contemporary art, Looking Closely: A Private Collection, was held in a charged saleroom where […] More

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    Pablo Picasso’s Painting La Lecture Sells for £25.2 Million at Sotheby’s

    Pablo Picasso’s Painting “La Lecture” A Pablo Picasso painting, La Lecture fetched £25.2 million ($40.7 million) at a Sotheby’s auction on Tuesday. La Lecture, which shows the artist’s 17-year-old mistress Marie-Therese Walter snoozing in an armchair, went for double the estimate at sale in London last night. It was a far from frenzied evening. Bidding for La […] More