Articles in Art & Collectibles

Photo by Lisa Charles Watson; Styling by Charles W. Bumgardner
As Valentine’s Dayapproaches, we all begin to ponder perfect pairings. Those of us fortunate enough...
Photo by Christie’s Images Ltd.
Edgar Degas’ 1897 pastel-and-charcoal work, Danseuses Jupes Jaunes,will be a highlight of the...
Photo by John Lawton
Form meets function in a vintage Cartier clock. At the turn of the last century, journeys were...
On a spring evening in 1951, my maternal grandmother, Margot Zündorf, a blonde, blue-eyed 21-year-...
Photo by Richard Goodbody
THE GIFTA nearly 30-pound piece of the famed Willamette meteorite. $900,000 The Willamette...
Photo by Ron Pierson
THE GIFTA solid-gold chalice from the 17th-century Santa Margarita shipwreck. $1.3 million The...
Photo by Tom Seelbach
THE GIFTA one-of-a-kind Montblanc writing instrument designed exclusively for the recipient.First-...
Photo by Marty Mac
THE GIFTA circa 190 BC–10 AD Egyptian mummy. A circa 600 BC–500 BC Egyptian sarcophagus.$165,000...
Photo by  James Leynse
Instead of beaming over the game jersey that Mickey Mantle wore during his final three seasons with...
On November 9, Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Evening Auction showcases two iconic works of pop art...
René Lalique crafted some of the finest examples of glass sculpture ever made. But for the artist,...
Notwithstanding his fight-hyping poetry, Muhammad Ali gained more fame as a pugilist than as a...
Photo by Geoffrey Celements, courtesy Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
New York’s Pace Gallery, once again independent after its April split from longtime partner the...
Photo by Ezio Manciucca
The Ciclotte (www.ciclotte.com), a design-driven stationary bike that arrived in the United States...
If the Major League Baseball Opus Marquee Edition had a trading card, the back would read something...
Photo by John Lawton
Had James Bond been vanquishing villains in the 19th century, surely he would have found a use for...
One of the highlights of the Kunsthaus Zürich museum’s centenary year is “Picasso” (October 15,...
To commemorate its centennial on June 24, 2010, Italian carmaker Alfa Romeo commissioned...
Photo by Christie’s Images Ltd.
Trevor Barton loved to talk about his pipes. The British appliance salesman, who died in 2008 at...
Photo by Richard Beer
Graf von Faber-Castell fashioned its Pen of the Year 2010 (www.graf-von-faber-castell.com) using...

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