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Dec 06, 2018
Albert Einstein's handwritten, candid letter rejecting God sold for a whopping $3 million at Christie's in New YorkThe Nobel Prize-winning scientist, Albert Einstein, then 74, wrote the one-and-a-half page note to German philosopher Eric Gutkind in response to one of his works
Nov 18, 2018
David Hockney painting fetches $90.3 million at auction in New York, breaks record for work by a living artistA painting by the British artist David Hockney fetched $90.3 million at Christie's on Thursday night, easily breaking the record for a work by a living artist sold at auction.
Oct 24, 2018
Christie's holds the first-ever auction of art created by artificial intelligenceThe AI-generated “Portrait of Edmond Belamy” depicts a slightly blurry chubby man in a dark frock-coat.
Jun 15, 2018
Indian modernist Tyeb Mehta's iconic painting 'Kali' sells at record Rs 26.4 crore at online auctionTyeb Mehta's 'Kali', which was sold for Rs 26.4 crore, represents the eternal cosmic dilemma of the human condition: the battle of good and evil, creation and destruction
Mar 14, 2018
Rockefeller's Picasso, Monet paintings to go up for huge auction at Christie's for charityTen works on display at Christie’s in Paris, including the Picasso and a Monet, represent a small fraction of the 1,600 lots once owned by billionaire banker David Rockefeller and his wife Peggy that will go under the hammer in May for charity.
Dec 07, 2017
Little known Saudi prince revealed as mystery buyer of $450 million Leonardo da Vinci painting 'Salvator Mundi'The mystery buyer of Leonardo da Vinci's painting "Salvator Mundi," which fetched a record $450.3 million at an auction in November, is a Saudi prince.
Nov 16, 2017
Leonardo da Vinci's 'Salvator Mundi' sells for an eye-watering $450 million, smashes old record of any artwork ever soldA painting of Christ by Leonardo da Vinci sold for a record $450 million (380 million euros) at auction, smashing previous records for artworks sold.
Nov 15, 2017
Rare 500-year-old Leonardo da Vinci painting Salvator Mundi to be auctioned in New YorkTouted as "the Holy Grail of old master paintings," a backer of the auction for the da Vinci painting has guaranteed a bid of at least $100 million.
Dec 17, 2016
SH Raza, Akbar Padamsee: Indian masters' works go under the hammer at Christie's annual art saleArt lovers and collectors in the city have a big reason to rejoice. One of the world’s most-sought-after auction houses, Christie’s, is back with its annual India Sale on 18 December at The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai.
Nov 07, 2016
Mumbai: VS Gaitonde painting, valued at Rs 50 crore, disappears from Nirlon HouseThe Mumbai police is investigating the disappearance of a VS Gaitonde painting from Nirlon House in Worli on Monday.