RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Sotheby's Holdings Incorporated

A collection of news and information related to Sotheby's Holdings Incorporated published by this site and its partners.

Top Sotheby's Holdings Incorporated Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Louis C.K. buys summer home slept in by Babe Ruth

    Louis C.K. buys summer home slept in by Babe Ruth
    What do Babe Ruth, Teddy Roosevelt and Louis C.K. have in common? Similar taste in Hamptons getaways, apparently. The comedian, famous for his self-deprecating stand-up routines and his FX series "Louie," has purchased a Tudor-style cottage on Shelter...
  • Orlando Bloom drops house with a past in Hollywood Hills West

     Orlando Bloom drops house with a past in Hollywood Hills West
    Orlando Bloom has sold a house in Hollywood Hills West for $3.9 million. Set behind a tall wooden gate on three-quarters of an acre, the 1940s house has a black exterior and is surrounded by ferns and lush landscaping. The Outpost Estates-area ranch...
  • Norton Simon's 'Temple Wrestler' statue heading home to Cambodia

    Norton Simon's 'Temple Wrestler' statue heading home to Cambodia
    Since 1977, visitors to Pasadena's Norton Simon Museum have encountered an ancient Cambodian statue that has the wide, hulking build and arrogant attitude of an NFL nose tackle who has just sacked a rival quarterback. From its pedestal at the end of a...
  • Emily Blunt and John Krasinski add to their portfolio

    Emily Blunt and John Krasinski add to their portfolio
    Emily Blunt has been quite busy — she'll be tearing up the big screen this year — but apparently she still had time to go house shopping. She and husband John Krasinski have spent $2.575 million for a home in Hollywood Hills West. Built in...
  • Red Sox painting by Norman Rockwell sells for $22.6 million

    Red Sox painting by Norman Rockwell sells for $22.6 million
    The Boston Red Sox are on a losing streak, having whiffed their last seven games. But the baseball team can take modest solace in the fact that the art world still regards it as highly desirable. A Norman Rockwell painting depicting Red Sox players sold...
  • Picasso painting 'The Rescue' sells for $31.5 million at auction

    Picasso painting 'The Rescue' sells for $31.5 million at auction
    A Pablo Picasso painting titled "Le Sauvetage," or "The Rescue," sold for $31.5 million at a New York auction on Wednesday, exceeding sales estimates. The 1932 painting -- a brightly colorful, abstract depiction of individuals on the seaside -- was part...
  • Norton Simon Museum to return contested ancient statue to Cambodia

     Norton Simon Museum to return contested ancient statue to Cambodia
    The Norton Simon Museum in Pasadena announced that it will return an ancient statue acquired nearly 40 years ago to Cambodia, after talks with government officials seeking the repatriation of antiquities it believes were looted from ancient sites....
  • Robin Williams is in a selling state of mind

    Robin Williams is in a selling state of mind
    Comic actor Robin Williams, who stars on the sitcom "The Crazy Ones," is taking some trims in his real estate portfolio. First he sold a house in the Hollywood Hills for $869,000, and now he has listed a Napa Valley-area estate at $29.9 million. The...
  • 08/01: Progressions

    Michael L. Smith, an attorney with The Health Law Firm, was elected to serve on the Executive Council of the Health Law Section of The Florida Bar. Barbara Ashley Jones was appointed as an international luxury home specialist in Stirling Sotheby's...
  • Sotheby's to auction part of L.A. gallerist Joni Gordon's collection

    Sotheby's to auction part of  L.A. gallerist Joni Gordon's collection
    Joni Gordon was a maternal figure to many local, up-and-coming artists,  painter Martha Alf told The Times after Gordon died in 2012. Gordon owned the celebrated Newspace Gallery on Melrose Avenue from 1975 to 2006. She had no formal education in the...
  • Collecting is full of 'wild cards' that can be tough to value

    Q: I have an 11-in.-by-14-in. copper lithograph by Paul Ritter that I rescued from being melted down. I've done some research and all I can find is a little about the artist. Any info and possible value? A: The item seen in images sent is a flat sheet of...