Collectibles

The piano that John Lennon used to compose Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds , A Day in the Life , and other songs from the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band album will be auctioned at...
Dodos might be extinct, but they’re not entirely gone. On November 22, Summers Place Auctions in West Sussex, England, sold a nearly complete Dodo skeleton for about $430,000. Considered 95-percent...
No longer just for formal occasions, velvet lends a touch of elegance and panache to any outfit. Menswear designers are using the rich, plush material in everything from footwear to slim tailored...
Chess is an ancient game, dating back to the 6th century. Its intellectual challenge and timeless appeal has tempted countless artists and architects to design chess sets. Few can play at the level...
Whether you prefer diving for diamonds off the coast of Cape Town or customizing a one-of-a-kind piece alongside David Yurman, these five exceptional gifts deliver one-of-kind designs and experiences...
From a sleek, surf-cutting superyacht to a custom canoe made for leisurely afternoons, these six gifts deliver one-of-kind designs and experiences sure to appease anyone who loves the outdoors.
Whether your music lover plays his or her own music or prefers to listen to others perform, we’ve got you covered. Here we offer up Eric Clapton’s 1939 Martin 000-42 acoustic guitar as well as Dream...
The holiday season is an affectionate ode to merriment, an overdose of sugary delights, and of course, a little competitive fun. Memories are built around board games, and what better way to...
Gift-giving is an art unto itself. But finding the perfect holiday present for the art lover in your life can be a challenging task without proper inspiration. Luckily, Robb Report has collected the...
For the special person in your life whose home is stocked with a carefully curated collection of art and furniture, look for beautifully crafted gifts that will delight their design-minded...
The holiday tradition of hanging a stocking over the fireplace recalls memories infused with joy and anticipation. Though the toys on our list are a bit more elevated than an action figure, and the...
Though many collectors stick to the pursuit of more traditional treasures like art, wine, or watches, there are some whose tastes are, shall we say, more eclectic. So for those who stray from the...
If you find fun in building strength and pushing your physical limits, these five gifts and trips will definitely get your heart racing.
Although the holidays are a time to come together and appreciate the simple things in life, the rest of the year can feel like a whirlwind of back-to-back meetings, connecting flights, and late...
For the adventurous soul or avid collector on your gift list, these million-dollar gifts have a little something for everyone, from a semicustom yacht to a penthouse in Miami, or a supersonic private...
For the past 183 years, Pennsylvania’s Martin Guitars has churned out a number of iconic instruments, but few as revered as the 1930 Martin 000-45 guitar . Though only 21 examples were made, these...
Photography by Kim Sargent Geoffrey Bradfield elevates a Waldorf Astoria penthouse in Jerusalem with his expertly calibrated interior design. I am a modernist, constantly striving to express this...
Velvet is no longer restricted to the disco dance floor. The smooth-to-the-touch woven fabric was seen on just about every runway during this year’s fall and winter menswear shows, so do not worry...
The Mile High City is now home to a stellar new attraction as the Star Wars and the Power of Costume exhibition opens at the Denver Art Museum on November 13. In promotion of the iconic space western...
This November, Disney fans have the chance to bring a piece of the happiest place on earth home with them. The Souvenirs of Disneyland auction , which will take place on November 19 in Sherman Oaks,...
During the course of the United States’ 240 years as a nation, it has had 44 presidents, each creating a lasting imprint on the country while adding to the cumulative legacy of the position and its...
David Bowie’s treasures hit the auction block. David Bowie hid his art in plain sight. The late British rock star regularly lent works from his extensive collection to major institutions—among them...
In time for the bicentennial of Charlotte Brontë’s passing (if not today’s National Author’s Day), the Paris-based publishing house Éditions des Saints Pères is releasing a fair copy manuscript of...
The classics of contemporary literature are like pillars that provide the creative structure and frame of reference that other works of excellence may be built upon. They can also make quite the...
Though no longer frozen in time, Cuba hasn’t completely thawed either. The Havana you think you know—the one filled with crumbling colonial structures and hot-pink and cherry-red Oldsmobiles—still...
While some may argue that the national pastime is past its prime, come October, even the most fair-weather followers are fixed to their seats as baseball swings into the playoffs and its famed Fall...
From power forward to patron of the arts, the longtime NBA star is stepping up in a big way as a curator and activist. The NBA great Amar’e Stoudemire —a six-time all-star and the first player ever...
By now, it is obvious to any sports fan that Cleveland does indeed rock. With the euphoria of the Cavaliers’ victory in the NBA Finals still at a fever pitch, “Believeland” gets ready to cheer its...
A slew of new Old West–inspired menswear designs from the industry’s top fashion houses are proving that cowpoke style is no longer relegated to just range riders and outlaws. As a matter of fact,...

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