Sotheby’s sale of Emily Fisher Landau’s collection also achieved the second-highest prize for a Picasso, but there weren’t too many surprises.
“The Adoration of the Kings” (c. 1628) was once thought to have been made by a student of the Rembrandt School rather than the artist himself.
The auction house will relocate its galleries and sales room to the Marcel Breuer-designed Brutalist building in 2025.
Jacques Barthélémy Delamarre’s 18th-century canine portrait, said to depict the French queen’s beloved “Pompon,” sold for a whopping $280K.
The artist’s plein-air painting of Austria’s Lake Attersee could fetch up to $45M.
The artwork by Pussy Riot creator Nadya Tolokonnikova is one of several in an auction benefiting reproductive health organizations.
Photographed for her iconic 1997 Vanity Fair spread, the dress is now up for auction at Sotheby’s.
Sotheby’s will be auctioning an almost complete Tyrannosaurus Rex skull that it boasts is just the right size for collectors.
The work, whose whereabouts were unknown until a French family discovered it in their collection, could sell for up to $35 million.
But so far, the museum has remained vague on the subject of what, exactly, these “initiatives” will be.
Sotheby’s is offering the first Gorgosaurus to ever go under the hammer, even as some critics find sales of dinosaur fossils appalling.
MoMA board member Ken Griffin went well over asking for the document, beating out cryptocurrency enthusiasts who crowdfunded to purchase it.