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Christie's The Beatles Illuminated: The Discovered Works of Mike Mitchell Sold 100%

Jul 26, 2011  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Here is another auction/adventure story from Christie's, the largest seller of high-end art at auctions for the first half of 2011. On the heels of reporting sales of $3.2 billion through the first half of the year, Christie's has more good news to report from its New York City location. Each lot of the 46-piece collection of The Beatles Illuminated: The Discovered Works of Mike Mitchell, a collection of specially produced photographs, sold at the July 20th auction.... Read More

Christie's Auctions Report $3.2 Billion in Global Art Sales in First Half 2011

Jul 21, 2011  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

While many industries are either slumping or struggling to maintain this year, the demand for high-end artwork is doing phenomenally well in 2011. Auctioneer Christie's announced that its worldwide sales for the first half reached $3.2 billion. This represents an increase of ten percent globally for the same time period in 2010.... Read More

Steve Wynn Purchases Rare Vases for the Wynn Cotai Resort

Jul 12, 2011  |   Contributor: Deidre Woollard

Casino mogul Steve Wynn is famous for his art purchases. From Monet to Warhol, Wynn has bought them all including a certain legendary Picasso, Le Reve, that later suffered an unfortunate accident when Wynn sent an elbow into the canvas.... Read More

 
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