News about 'Christie’s Auction'

Jul 11, 2013

First Apple Computer Sold: Apple-1 Fetches $388K at Online Auction

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Apple-1: First Apple Computer Sold Credit: Christie’s Auction An Apple 1 Personal Computer, one of the first computers built by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak, fetched $387,750 during Christie’s online auction on Tuesday, July 9, 2013. Christie’s auctioned off 10 items that form part of Apple history. The Apple-1 machine was designed by Wozniak and […]


May 30, 2012

Martian Pink Diamond: Largest Pink Diamond Auctioned, Fetches $17M in HK

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Martian Pink Diamond Image Credit: Christie’s The “Martian Pink” diamond, considered as the largest auctioned pink diamond, fetched $17.4 million at Christie’s auction in Hongkong on Tuesday, May 29, 2012, as reported by several international news sites. The pink gem, sold almost twice the estimated value, reportedly went on sale for the first time after […]


Dec 14, 2011

Elizabeth Taylor jewelry collection auction sells $115 million at Christie’s, sets world record (Video)

Elizabeth Taylor jewelry collection auction sells $115 million at Christie’s, sets world record (Video)
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The Elizabeth Taylor jewelry collection auction sold $115 million, as shown in the announcement video below, which sellers noting that it set a world record for the auction of one private jewelry collection. Bidding during the Elizabeth Taylor jewelry collection at Christie’s Image Credit: Amanda Gordon/Bloomberg As noted at US news sites on Wednesday, December […]


Dec 10, 2011

Jewelry Collection of Elizabeth Taylor at Christie’s Auction New York Set On Dec 13-16 (Photo)

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Jewelry at Christie’s Auction Image Credit: Christie’s Jewelry items that are up for auction at Christie’s in New York include a jewelry collection of Elizabeth Taylor. Three of the Taylor jewelry collection is reportedly the work of Los Angeles jewelry designer Sandra Muller. Reports say that Muller and her family is a long time friend […]


Oct 18, 2011

Lost da Vinci Artwork Sold for $21K at Christie’s auction

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Lost da Vinci painting Image Credit: Jennifer Welsh A lost da Vinci portrait, entitled “Head of a Young Girl in Profile to the Left in Renaissance Dress” was auctioned at Christie‘s auction house for over $21,000, according to reports by several international news sites on Monday, October 17, 2011. The lost da Vinci painting was […]


Sep 8, 2011

Elizabeth Taylor jewelries for auction this coming December

Elizabeth Taylor jewelries for auction this coming December
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Elizabeth Taylor’s 33.19-carat diamond ring Image Credit: AP Photo/Richard Drew The iconic jewelries of Elizabeth Taylor will go on sale this coming December at Christie’s auction house in New York, according to international reports on Wednesday, September 7, 2011. Elizabeth Taylor’s jewelries will have a 10-day day exhibition at Christie’s Rockefeller Center headquarters starting December […]


Jul 22, 2011

Beatles’ unseen photos in their first US concert sold for more than $360,000

Beatles' unseen photos in their first US concert sold for more than $360,000
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The Beatles in their 1st US Concert (Above) Mike Mitchell (Below) Image Credit: Mike Mitchell The Beatles’ unseen photos in their first US concert were sold for more than $360,000 (£223,600) at Christie’s auction house in New York, according to several international reports on Thursday, July 21, 2011. Apparently, photos such as their concert held […]


Jun 13, 2011

Mike Mitchell’s Beatles Unseen Photos Exhibited In London Ahead Of Its Christie Auction In New York

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Mike Mitchell And One Of His Beatles Unpublished Photographs Image Credit: Kirsty Wigglesworth /AP Mike Mitchell‘s unpublished photos of The Beatles during their first US concert in 1964 went on show in London on June 10, 2011, Friday, reports said. The fifty unseen photos of The Beatles were being displayed at Christie‘s auction house and […]


Nov 12, 2010

“Ohhh … Alright” Painting of Roy Lichtenstein Sold for $42.6M at Christie’s Auction

"Ohhh ... Alright" Painting of Roy Lichtenstein Sold for $42.6M at Christie's Auction
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Image credit: Squidoo A cartoon-style painting of Roy Lichtenstein entitled, “Ohhh … Alright“, has been sold at Christie‘s auction in New York for $42.6m (£26.4m), according to international news on Wednesday, November 11, 2010. The amount of the painting is reportedly a new record for Lichtenstein, and way above Andy Warhol‘s painting entitled, “Big Campbell’s […]