After more than six decades in the music industry, Quincy Jones still does not miss a beat.
Form meets function in a vintage Cartier clock.
On a spring evening in 1951, my maternal grandmother, Margot Zündorf, a blonde, blue-eyed 21-year-old German immigrant, was shot to death outside her home in Atwater Village, Calif.
Instead of beaming over the game jersey that Mickey Mantle wore during his final three seasons with the Yankees, or the rare 100,000-yuan gold coin that is expected to fetch at least $50
THE GIFTA one-of-a-kind Montblanc writing instrument designed exclusively for the recipient.
THE GIFTA solid-gold chalice from the 17th-century Santa Margarita shipwreck. $1.3 million
THE GIFTA nearly 30-pound piece of the famed Willamette meteorite. $900,000
THE GIFTA circa 190 BC–10 AD Egyptian mummy. A circa 600 BC–500 BC Egyptian sarcophagus.$165,000 for the mummy; $85,000 for the sarcophagus
On November 9, Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Evening Auction showcases two iconic works of pop art from two of the masters of the genre, Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein.
Notwithstanding his fight-hyping poetry, Muhammad Ali gained more fame as a pugilist than as a writer.