The Dollar Bill Worth 30 Million

Andy Warhol's piece titled "One Dollar Bill (Silver Certificate)" was sold for a stunning 20,869,000 GBP (30.7 million) at Sotheby's Contemporary Art Evening Event   The evening event on July 2 realized £130.4 million ($204.7 million), Sotheby’s highest-ever total for a sale of Contemporary Art in Europe. See some of the other top sales on Sotheby's blog

By | 2017-05-15T11:51:55-06:00 July 3rd, 2015|Arts|3 Comments

2010 Pagani Zonda R sold for £806,400

Among many other stunning cars (including the 1965 Aston Martin DB5 James Bond movie car), RM Auctions also sold a 2010 Pagani Zonda R for £806,400 ($1,287,820) at the auction of London on Oct 27, 2010. To see what classic cars one million dollars will buy you, check out RM Auctions Arizona sale, happening today (Jan 20, 2011). A good example is this 1973 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona Spider with an pre-auction estimate of $800,000-$1,000,000 . [...]

By | 2011-01-20T10:13:18-06:00 January 20th, 2011|Cars|9 Comments

“Fuck 2002” by Yoshitomo Nara – ($672,139)

Well, now you know: The four letter word had the highest payout ever. Yoshitomo Nara's painting titled "Fuck 2002" was bought in London on June 30, 2008 for a stunning $672,139 While the price is less than our usual threshold for coverage, but this is a major sales event nevertheless. About Yoshimoto Nara "Tokyo-based artist Yoshitomo Nara creates deceptively simple paintings, sculptures, and drawings that invite us to reconnect with the defiant spirit that [...]

By | 2010-06-27T23:23:45-06:00 June 27th, 2010|Arts|0 Comments

Some/one by Do-Ho Suh sells for £493,250 ($810,410)

Made of stainless steel military dog tags Some/one by Do-Ho Suh sells for £493,250 ($810,410) at Christie's Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction Other top sellers include "Untitled" by Rudolf Stingel at £349,250 ($573,818) and "O Brinquedo" by Beatriz Milhazes at £277,250 ($455,522)

By | 2009-07-12T20:44:33-06:00 July 12th, 2009|Arts|0 Comments
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