Found 421 articles matching Worth Points category.
  • May 27 2010
  • 27 May 2010

Frida Kahlo’s ‘Survivor’ Astonishes, Realizes 10 Times Estimate at $1.2 Million

NEW YORK – A small painting measuring just 6 5/8 by 4¾ inches—a work by Frida Kahlo titled “Survivor”—earned 10 times it low estimate, making it the […]

  • May 25 2010
  • 25 May 2010

Auction Report: Korean Artist Kim Heung Sou Paintings Pace Litchfield County Auction

LITCHFIELD, Conn. – A pair of oil on canvas paintings by the prolific and gifted Korean artist Kim Heung Sou (b. 1919) sold for a […]

  • May 24 2010
  • 24 May 2010

Powell & Stutenroth ‘Favorite Bitters’ to Lead Week-Long American Bottle Auctions Sale

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – A little more than 300 rare and vintage bottles, most of them dating to the mid to late 19th century, will be […]

  • May 24 2010
  • 24 May 2010

Rare Roman Marble Relief of Emperor Tiberius to Lead Christie’s Auction of Antiquities

NEW YORK – A selection of more than 150 lots of Roman marbles, Greek helmets and vases, and Egyptian art—including a rare Roman marble relief […]

  • May 19 2010
  • 19 May 2010

Auction Report: Jasper Johns’ ‘Flag’ Flies to Record $28.6 Million

NEW YORK – The quality, scope and innovative vision of the late author Michael Crichton’s collection of contemporary art compelled buyers at Christie’s on May […]

  • May 19 2010
  • 19 May 2010

Auction Report: Rare 1782 American Bible has the Last Word, Earning $79,000

CHADDS FORD, Pa. – A Bible printed in Philadelphia by Robert Aitken during the American Revolution—with its cover detached—looked much like any other old, well-worn […]

  • May 17 2010
  • 17 May 2010

Auction Report: Monumental P. Mallard Rosewood Plantation Bed Brings $40,000

ABERDEEN, Miss. – A massive and beautiful rosewood rococo three-quarter tester plantation bed, crafted around 1850 by P. Mallard, soared to $40,320 at the sale […]

  • May 17 2010
  • 17 May 2010

Auction Results: Lichtenstein’s ‘Two Apples’ Leads Post-War &Contemporary Art Sale

NEW YORK — The fervor for key pieces from established Post-War and Contemporary artists such as Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein and Christopher Wool is on […]

  • May 11 2010
  • 11 May 2010

Auction Report: Graceland Documents, Star Wars Collectibles Pace Philip Weiss Auctions

OCEANSIDE, N.Y. – Several property documents signed by Elvis Presley—to include the original contract to purchase Graceland in 1957—plus Star Wars collectibles combined to lead […]

  • May 11 2010
  • 11 May 2010

Latin American Art Sale Offers Rare Work by Kahlo, Masterworks by Botero, Torres-Garcia

NEW YORK – On May 26 and 27, Christie’s Latin American sale will offer an exceptional selection of works by modern and contemporary masters hailing […]