(Worldkings) Auction Market Around the World - P198. Lévy Gorvy Sells Microsoft Billionaire’s de Kooning for $35 Million as Art Basel Hong Kong Opens
(Worldkings.org) - Philanthropist and Microsoft co-founder Paul G. Allen will be selling a coveted work from his collection, Willem de Kooning’s, Untitled XII, for $35 million, at Art Basel Hong Kong, being held March 29-31.
(Worldkings) Auction Market Around the World - P178. Christie's Rakes In Over $100 Million From Auction of Indian-Themed Jewelry and Artifacts
(Worldkings.org) - Christie’s Maharaja Mughal Magnificence auction in New York totaled $109,271,875, the highest total for any auction of Indian art and Mughal objects, and the second highest auction total for a private jewelry collection
(Worldkings) Auction Market Around the World - P134. LeBron James' iconic St. Vincent-St. Mary high school basketball jersey is up for auction
(Worldkings.org) - A sweat-stained jersey LeBron James wore while playing high school basketball in Ohio and during his first Sports Illustrated magazine cover shoot as a teenager in 2002 is up for auction. The online listing says the gold mesh jersey from the NBA star's days with the St. Vincent-St. Mary Fighting Irish in Akron.
(Worldkings) Auction Market Around the World - P127. AI-Generated Portrait Sells for $432,500 in an Auction First
(Worldkings.org) - A portrait created by artificial intelligence fetched $432,500 at Christie’s in New York on Thursday, the first time a computer-generated artwork was offered by a major auction house.
(Worldkings) Auction Market Around the World - P118. TÊTE BY AMEDEO MODIGLIANI SOLD FOR $52.6 MILLION, CHRISTIE`S PARIS
(Worldkings.org) - A limestone bust of a woman by Amedeo Modigliani sold for $52.6 million ( 43,18 million euro) at Christie’s sale of Impressionist and Modern art in Paris on 14th of June and it is the highest price paid at auction in France.
(Worldkings) Auction Market Around the World - P116. Banksy's 'Devolved Parliament' of chimps to be auctioned before Brexit day
(Worldkings.org) - Banksy's Devolved Parliament painting, which depicts chimps in place of MPs at the UK's House of Commons will be auctioned soon.
(Worldkings) Auction Market Around the World - P107. Chinese Billionaire Liu Yiqian Spends US$36m on Four Headline-Grabbing Artworks at Spring Auctions
(Worldkings.org) - To many art collectors, sharing is a great source of joy. There is no exception for Chinese Billionaire Liu Yiqian, who is also an avid collector in Chinese works of art. Recently, he posted on Chinese social media WeChat four pictures of headline-grabbing works of art that were sold for whopping prices at various auctions this spring. We have confirmed from a reliable source that Liu is the new owner of these four coveted pieces with a total value estimated at US$36m.
(Worldkings) Auction Market Around the World - P81. Old South Church’s Bay Psalm Book Sold For $14 Million At Auction
(Worldkings.org) - Put together in Cambridge in the 1600's, it's now the world's most expensive printed book.
(Worldkings) Auction Market Around the World - P57. Judy Garland's 'Wizard of Oz' dress fetches over $1.5 million at auction
(Worldkings.org) - The blue gingham dress worn by Judy Garland in the 1939 movie “The Wizard of Oz” sold for $1.56 million at an auction in New York on Monday.
(Worldkings) Auction Market Around the World - P61. Bruce Lee’s Old Watch He Gave to Student Sells at Auction for $28,700
(Worldkings.org) - A Bruce Lee watch memorabilia recently went up for auction and was bought for far more than its asking price of 80,000 to 150,000 Hong Kong dollars ($10,192 to $19,111) to an unnamed buyer.