Auction

10 companies place bids in Egypt's gold exploration auction conducted on March 15-July 15

Tue, 19 May 2020 - 03:20 GMT

Sources told Egypt Today that 10 companies purchased the applications of the international gold exploration auction announced by Egypt earlier this year.

Michael Jordan's first Air Jordans up for auction at Sotheby's

Sun, 10 May 2020 - 10:18 GMT

An autographed and well-worn pair of basketball legend Michael Jordan’s Nike shoes hits the auction block at Sotheby’s on Friday.

From posters to helmets, Star Wars collectibles up for auction

Sat, 07 Dec 2019 - 01:01 GMT

From vintage posters to action figures, Star Wars collectibles are up for grabs in an online auction, days ahead of the release of the sci-fi saga’s highly-anticipated ninth chapter.

Leonard Cohen's love letters to Marianne fetch $876,000 at auction

Fri, 14 Jun 2019 - 09:00 GMT

So Long, Marianne” has sold for $876,000.

AI portrait joins Warhol, Basquiat and Freud at London auction

Sat, 02 Mar 2019 - 10:34 GMT

AI portrait joins Warhol, Basquiat and Freud at London auction.

Catherine Deneuve to part with Saint Laurent gowns at auction

Sat, 19 Jan 2019 - 08:44 GMT

A beaded dress worn by Catherine Deneuve when she first met Alfred Hitchcock in 1969 are among dozens of glamorous gowns up for auction next week in Paris.

Ministry of Antiquities managed to restore stolen artifact

Tue, 08 Jan 2019 - 02:52 GMT

The Ministry of Antiquities received a stone-carved artifact from the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Gold 'Viagra' ring and first Playboy issue sold in Hefner auction

Sun, 02 Dec 2018 - 09:31 GMT

A red smoking jacket worn by Playboy founder Hugh Hefner fetched $41,600 at an auction of the late publisher’s possessions in Los Angeles.

Sotheby's holds its first auction for watches in the Middle East

Wed, 21 Nov 2018 - 09:31 GMT

Sotheby’s held its first auction for watches in Dubai on Monday, fetching a total of $2.6 million with 121 lots.

Marie Antoinette's jewels up for auction in Geneva

Wed, 14 Nov 2018 - 09:11 GMT

Marie Antoinette's diamonds and pearls, not seen in public for two centuries.

Ancient Egyptian manuscript sold at Sotheby’s for £10,000

Tue, 30 Oct 2018 - 03:11 GMT

Sotheby’s Auction House in London presented an auction which included four Egyptian manuscripts.

Banksy prints sell intact at stunt-free Paris auction

Thu, 25 Oct 2018 - 08:53 GMT

Three Banksy prints were sold at a Paris auction on Wednesday - this time without any pranks by the British artist.

First-ever auction of AI-created artwork set for Christie's gavel

Wed, 24 Oct 2018 - 12:09 GMT

The “Portrait of Edmond Belamy” depicts a slightly blurry chubby man in a dark frock-coat and white collar.

“The Mummy” (1932) original poster to be sold at Sotheby’s online auction Oct. 31

Sat, 20 Oct 2018 - 11:00 GMT

The poster set to be sold on Sotheby’s online auction for one and a half million US Dollars is one of the rarest pieces to ever be sold in such an auction.

Banksy shocks art world by shredding £1 mn work at auction

Sat, 06 Oct 2018 - 01:37 GMT

Banksy shocks art world by shredding £1 mn work at auction.

Giant pink diamond from Christie's a cut above the rest

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 - 01:15 GMT

A pink diamond weighing in at almost 19 carats is set to go on tour before being auctioned in Geneva and could fetch a record price of between $30 million and $50M.

Liza Minnelli auction fetches superstar prices

Thu, 02 Aug 2018 - 08:57 GMT

Liza Minnelli auction fetches superstar prices.

Sotheby's auction vies with Christie's on selling Egyptian antiquities in London

Mon, 02 Jul 2018 - 09:29 GMT

Sotheby's auction sells the Egyptian artifacts under the title “Antiquates”, while Christie's auction sells them under “Sculpture and old arts”.

Mozart manuscript fails to sell at Paris auction

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 - 07:53 GMT

The first draft of music Mozart wrote for the last act of his opera "The Marriage of Figaro" failed to find a buyer.

Van Gogh landscape sells for 7 million euros at auction

Tue, 05 Jun 2018 - 10:43 GMT

Van Gogh landscape sells for 7 million euros at auction.

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