| Jan 24, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Q: I inherited this vase from my mother but know nothing about it. Here are images, including the Japanese signature on the bottom. Info?
A: The glass vase seen in an image is a tall cylinder with crimped top and bottom. We have no details on size, but...
| May 3, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Blake Griffin is moving up and down the court in playoff action as the L.A. Clippers' power forward, but earlier in the season he was making another sort of move: buying a newly built home in Pacific Palisades for $9 million.
The Cape Cod-inspired...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 9:03 PM
The most common response to Asad Faulwell's latest series comes with a question.
It goes something like this: You're neither Algerian nor a woman, so why did you make these?
The 35 pieces in "Les Femmes D'Alger" form a modern-day commentary on heavily...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 12:08 PM
In trying to keep up with the Kardashian’s real estate dealings, The Times has confirmed that reality show stars Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick have purchased the Calabasas home of retired pro football player Keyshawn Johnson.
| Mar 15, 2014
| 5:00 AM
If Leonardo DiCaprio needs to take a breather after his hard-fought Oscar battle, he can retreat to the Palm Springs estate he recently bought for $5.23 million.
Set on 1.3 acres in the Old Las Palmas neighborhood, the renovated 1963 estate designed...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Actress Anjelica Huston has parted with the five-story contemporary live/work home in Venice that she shared with her late husband, sculptor Robert Graham, for $11.15 million.
The 13,796 square feet of loft-like space, some 200 feet from the sand,...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 10:03 AM
Daniel Loeb, the lightening-rod hedge-fund manager, continued his assault on Sotheby's this week with a letter to the art auction house's shareholders asking them to vote for a new slate of board members that would include Loeb himself.
In the letter,...
| Apr 7, 2014
The Getty Center in Los Angeles, the Metropolitan Museum in New York and Sotheby's auction house — these are just some of the major institutions that have been forced to repatriate artworks in recent years. Italy, Egypt, Greece, Turkey and...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 10:11 AM
It measures only 8 centimeters, or about 3 inches, in diameter and couldn't even hold a cup of morning coffee. And yet it is worth $36 million.
Or at least someone was willing to pay that much. A 15th century porcelain cup from China sold at a Sotheby'...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Pink is taking another shot at selling a home she owns in Sherman Oaks, this time priced at $3.499 million.
The three-time Grammy winner, who sang "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" at the Oscars this year, listed the gated property at $4 million three...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 4:42 PM
A collection of jewelry once owned by the late Eydie Gorme that is headed to the auction block in New York City next month will be previewed locally -- for one day only -- this Sunday.
The March 30 preview at Sotheby’s Los Angeles marks the public...