Don’t lose your head.
It was the most expensive lot from Sotheby’s fall art auctions, which totaled $391 million in sales.
It also has diamond-set hardware, for good measure.
A Sotheby’s auction in December presents a rare opportunity to develop in the paradisiacal marine-protected area—with eco-friendly practices.
All proceeds will go toward supporting the humanitarian efforts in Ukraine.
It is one of only two first-edition copies in private hands.
The horological world revolves around Geneva and New York this season.
The work will be offered in January at Sotheby’s.
Penned by the naturalist himself, it features an excerpt from On the Origin of Species.