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A Gorgeous Collaboration Between Two Great Modernist Artists

The Huffington Post | Colton Valentine | Posted 06.18.2015 | Arts

What happens when two of the 20th century’s greatest artists team up to produce a gold-embossed, illustrated book? That book's value, just $15 in 19...

Moon Dust For Sale!

AP | Posted 04.06.2014 | Science

NEW YORK (AP) — Everything from American and Russian spacesuits to a moon dust-covered strap from the Apollo 12 mission will be available to space h...

London's Superpowered Russian Week: Cocktails, Controversy & a Communist Kiss

Simon Hewitt | Posted 03.19.2014 | Arts
Simon Hewitt

There was controversy wherever you looked during London Russian Week in late November. And I'm not just talking about the blink-and-you've-missed-...

The Last One of a Kind

Sarah O'Leary | Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts
Sarah O'Leary

Recently I discovered that the 8-foot tall turn of the century wooden playground slide in the middle of my living room might be the last one like it o...

How Much Are Great Poems Worth?

John Lundberg | Posted 06.14.2013 | Arts
John Lundberg

The sale of poet and scholar Roy Davids' remarkable poetry collection, part of which took place at Bonhams Auction House in London this past week, offered us a glimpse of just how valuable collectors consider rare poetry manuscripts to be.

Rare Churchill Poem Goes To Be Auctioned

Agence France Presse | | Posted 06.10.2013 | World

A poem written by British wartime leader Winston Churchill while he served abroad as a cavalry officer is expected to fetch up to £15,000 on Wednesda...

Rare Amulet Vessel Among Islamic Auction Finds

Posted 01.09.2013 | Arts

A rare collection of Islamic Art has made its way to Bonham's Auction House in Edinburgh this month, representing Scotland's largest private collectio...

LOOK: The Most Expensive Rolls Royce Ever Sold

The Huffington Post | Alicia Ciccone | Posted 07.06.2012 | Money

Car enthusiasts at the Bonhams Goodwood Festival of Speed witnessed a record-breaking auction when a classic Rolls Royce sold for 5.8 million euros ($...

Record Breaking Sales At Old Masters Auction

Posted 09.06.2011 | Arts

(Via Mutual Art) Sotheby's and Christie's made headlines this week for record-smashing sales, achieving the second and third-highest Old Master auc...

Banksy Print Of Disney's 'Jungle Book' For Greenpeace Poster Gets $120,000 At Auction | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

London, England (CNN) -- Baloo, Mowgli and King Louie of the Apes from Disney film "The Jungle Book" all feature in a print by anonymous graffiti arti...

What the Auction Houses Reject

Daniel Grant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Daniel Grant

The story of auction houses is usually what they sell and for how much. As large a concern as bringing in things that will do well at a sale, however,...

Jane Austen's 'Emma' Rare Copy Sells For Almost $500,000

The New York Times | RACHEL LEE HARRIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

A rare copy of Jane Austen's "Emma," signed by the author, has sold for almost $500,000, according to the BBC News....