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Tag: Jackie Kennedy

  • Auction Industry

    Sotheby’s Honors the Work of Christo and Jeanne-Claude

    Active since the 1960s, Christo and Jeanne-Claude are remembered for their outdoor sculpture installations made of fabric and plastic. Following Christo’s death in late May of 2020, several works from the artist duo are coming to auction on February 17th, 2021 with Sotheby’s Paris. These works offer a rare opportunity…

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  • Auction Industry

    University Archives' online auction, January 6th, will be led by rare items signed by Sir Isaac Newton, Albert Einstein

    The full catalog showing all 440 lots (most in company history) is up for bidding and viewing now at University Archives’ website: www.UniversityArchives.com. Four-page manuscript by the physicist Sir Isaac Newton consisting of nearly 2,300 words penned entirely in his hand around 1710, connecting metaphysics to physics (est. $130,000-$160,000). WESTPORT,…

    University Archives online auction, January 6th, will be led by rare items signed by Sir Isaac Newton, Albert Einstein
  • Auction Industry

    Hindman's auction to feature an exceptional collection of signed jewelry

    Tiffany & Co., Schlumberger, Yellow Gold and Enamel 'Dot Losange' Bangle Bracelet. Consisting of a semi-flexible bangle bracelet with blue paillonnè enamel and studded with yellow gold accents. Estimate: $15,000 - $20,000. CHICAGO, IL.-Hindman Auction’s Fine and Important Jewelry auction will be held on Tuesday, September 15 and will feature…

    Hindmans auction to feature an exceptional collection of signed jewelry
  • Auction Industry

    Rare Complete Set Of Screenprints Of Beethoven By Andy Warhol To Be Offered At Auction

    Andy Warhol, Beethoven, The complete set, comprising four screenprints in colours, 1987, est. £200,000-300,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. LONDON.- With 2020 marking the celebration of the 250th anniversary of Ludwig van Beethoven’s birth, Sotheby’s will present a rare complete set of Beethoven screenprints by Andy Warhol. Estimated at £200,000-300,000 the set of four portraits will…

    Andy Warhol, Beethoven, The complete set, comprising four screenprints in colours, 1987, est. £200,000-300,000. Courtesy Sotheby's.
  • Auction House

    The Guide to Vintage Barbie Dolls

    Blonde #1 Boxed Barbie. Sold for $6,600 via Morphy Auctions (April 2013). Estimated Reading Time: 12 minutes • Last updated: 12.11.19 The Barbie doll is of the most popular and recognizable dolls ever created, and not just among young girls. This doll is highly sought after by collectors, especially well-preserved, vintage Barbie dolls. Since the…

    The Guide to Vintage Barbie Dolls
  • Auction Preview

    The Estate of Oleg Cassini

    Oleg Cassini was an important confidant and the official designer for American First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy. As inauguration day drew closer for her husband, John F. Kennedy, it was Cassini she confided in. “Protect me,” she writes in a letter available in the upcoming Doyle auction, “as I seem so…