The sovereign led a mass vaccination campaign against smallpox that laid the groundwork for over two million Russians to be inoculated against the deadly disease
The sale of “Diego y yo” (1949) skyrocketed past Kahlo’s previous auction record, $8 million.
At least 10 stolen documents that had been illegally taken from Mexico’s National Archive were ultimately identified.
“Girl with a Balloon,” which started shredding as soon as it sold in 2018, could fetch more than $8 million.
The ledger signed by the civil rights activist in 1963 fetched $130,000 at Hake’s Auctions.
Sotheby’s is auctioning artworks that were once in the pair’s home, including kitschy cookie jars that Andy Warhol collected.
Sixty artists from around the world are participating in this auction to benefit refugees who have fled the takeover of Artsakh, also known as Nagorno-Karabakh, by Azerbaijani forces.
Condo’s paintings play to his viewers’ sense of superiority; it gives them something to smile at without thinking too deeply into the work.
Greenhouse Auctions, launching its inaugural sale on December 2, will help fund scholarships for students at over 50 historically Black colleges and universities.
Proceeds from the sale will be donated to Toronto Aboriginal Support Services Council (TASSC), a nonprofit that provides cultural, socio-economic, health, and housing support for the city’s Indigenous residents.
Centuries before Wester Europe coined the term, “renaissance man,” artist Su Shi moonlighted as a pharmacologist, gastronome, and statesman for the Song Dynasty.
Dalí’s Freudian delusions of love might make you feel better if you’re having a lackluster Valentine’s Day.