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    Mini versions of the Ferrari 375 Plus and Jaguar D-Type are among the 17 one-to-eight-scale model cars in the Ralph Lauren Fine Model Cars collection (212.606.2100). Each of the $9,500 models is based on a car in Lauren’s collection and is finished by hand. The master model for each car required at least 3,000 hours to complete, and subsequent models took a minimum of 350 hours to build.

    F. Scott Fitzgerald inscribed the book with a handwritten note to Harold Goldman, the man who...
    The limited-edition pen pays tribute to Alexander Fleming and to the entire medical community…
    Photograph courtesy of Profiles in History
    His thoughts on God, relativity, and the atomic bomb are among the letters’ contents…
    And, yes, it has a laser-triggered alarm…
    Courtesy of Haight Street Art Center
    The Yountville winery celebrates the band’s 50th anniversary…
    The Parisian silversmith partnered with the interior designer Martyn Lawrence Bullard for the...
    Courtesy of Profiles in History
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    Street photography is stepping into a thrilling new era...
    Scott Foraker and Babe Ruth’s Bat
    Collected Scott Foraker and Babe Ruth’s Bat...
    Masterpieces from Pablo Picasso and Claude Monet are highlights of Christie’s upcoming auction…