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< Back to Concierges' Guide to London  ALFIES ANTIQUE MARKET "Famous throughout the years" for...
When a blue and white vase showed up at Duke’s auction house in Dorchester, England, in a cardboard...
The largest collection of Salvador Dalí’s artwork outside of his native Spain was unveiled in...
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The ancient Dong son culture of Southeast Asia left behind bronzes of unrivaled complexity and...
Those who might be inclined to regard this month’s selection of his and her gifts for Valentine’s...
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...
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Edgar Degas’ 1897 pastel-and-charcoal work, Danseuses Jupes Jaunes,will be a highlight of the...
After more than six decades in the music industry, Quincy Jones still does not miss a beat. In 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 Marty Mac
THE GIFTA circa 190 BC–10 AD Egyptian mummy. A circa 600 BC–500 BC Egyptian sarcophagus.$165,000...
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  James Leynse
Instead of beaming over the game jersey that Mickey Mantle wore during his final three seasons with...
Photo by Richard Goodbody
THE GIFTA nearly 30-pound piece of the famed Willamette meteorite. $900,000 The Willamette...
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...
On November 9, Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Evening Auction showcases two iconic works of pop art...
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 John Lawton
Had James Bond been vanquishing villains in the 19th century, surely he would have found a use for...

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