Artist David Hockney, renowned for his rare masterpieces and irreplaceable contribution to the world of art, is once again making headlines. The 82-year-old artist's artwork "Nichols Canyon," which is considered one of his most important landscape painting to ever appear in any auction, went on to be viewed on Thursday before going under he hammer.
The largest painting to be ever done on canvas will be auctioned in Dubai to raise $30 million for enhancing digital equality and education across the world.
A pair of unique porcelain sneakers which was expected to fetch $1 million went on sale at an auction at Sotheby’s. Designed by adidas and German porcelain maker Meissen, the leather shoes were painted by craftsmen and are to set to make a new record.
Peter Freedman, the founder of Rode Microphones who earlier this year paid 9 million Australian dollars ($6.8 million) at an auction for a guitar used by Nirvana front man Kurt Cobain, plans to tour Bradman’s test debut cap around Australia.
The 104th Open Auction for Distinctive Number Plates organised by Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) on Aug.22 generated Dhs36.224 million.
The letters and crown will headline the September 15 sale that features more than 120 lots including clothing, jewelry, art and other ephemera of the genre born in the Bronx.
Air India’s employees are preparing to bid for the national carrier in partnership with a private equity fund and each employee will be asked to contribute Rs1 lakh towards the bid. “The Preliminary Information Memorandum (PIM) thankfully,
Sotheby's said on Tuesday it would accept bitcoin and ethereum as payment for Banksy's iconic artwork "Love is in the Air", a first for a physical art auction and the latest sign of growing mainstream acceptance of cryptocurrencies.
An oil painting by Pablo Picasso sold for $103.4 million at a Christie's auction in New York, smashing its presale estimate of $55 million.