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  • Compound where singer Katy Perry never made a grand entrance sells

     Compound where singer Katy Perry never made a grand entrance sells
    Katy Perry has tidied up some old business, selling her fortress-like compound in Hollywood Hills West for $5.565 million. The pop singer bought the property in 2011 with her then-husband, actor Russell Brand, for $6.5 million. But the couple never...
  • Former Bears punter sells house

    Former Bears punter sells house
    Former Chicago Bears punter Brad Maynard has sold his five-bedroom, 5,971-square-foot house in Long Grove for $1.25 million. Maynard, 39, was with the Bears from 2001 until he was released in 2011. After stints with two other teams, Maynard is out of...
  • Authenticity is all in the art market

    Q: I have seven paintings by John Fulton, also a collection of 8-by-10 pictures signed by him. All are about bullfighting. What are his paintings worth? A: Born in Philadelphia as Fulton John Schoccitti in 1932, the artist was the first American to...
  • Design and condition count most to buyers of vintage oak furniture

    Q: This old oak rocker was painted black. I had it stripped. How can I sell it? It's marked "Wisconsin Chair Co." and "1896." A: This query marks a first for me! Instead of a photo or image, the reader sent a hand-drawn ballpoint ink rendition of his...
  • Smart collectors don't confuse reproductions with originals

    Q: Are these paintings by Johannes Vermeer (1632-1675) of any value? A: I'm going to take a deep breath here and try to be polite. To be blunt, my first impulse is to ask, "Are you kidding me?" But taking the high road, we will assume that the query...
  • Most portrait miniatures fall in the strictly decorative category

    Q: Any info on my paintings signed Faleinell? Each is about 2-by-3-inches plus the frame. I'd like to know something about the artist, when they were painted, and value. A: Our reader adds that she thinks her pieces were done in water-based paint because...
  • Madonna sells her mansion in Beverly Hills for $19.5 million

    Madonna sells her mansion in Beverly Hills for $19.5 million
    Madonna has sold her mansion in Beverly Hills for $19.5 million, The Times has confirmed. The property was first marketed last year as a pocket listing and this year appeared on the Multiple Listing Service priced at $22.5 million. During her nearly...
  • Francis Bacon painting brings in about $70 million at auction

    Francis Bacon painting brings in about $70 million at auction
    A painting by Francis Bacon sold at a Christie's auction in London on Thursday for £42.4 million (about $70 million), exceeding the estimated selling price and representing a record price at auction for a single panel by the artist. A Bacon triptych...
  • A first look at stolen Renoir reveals, retains some secrets

    A first look at stolen Renoir reveals, retains some secrets
    The little Renoir landscape looks so modest and guileless and transparent that a casual observer never would guess at the secrets the painting hides. "Paysage Bords de Seine" depicts a river and bushes. On that summer day in 1879, a sailboat was...
  • Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon pull Bel-Air home off market

    Perhaps not realizing they would receive so much media attention, singer-songwriter superstar Mariah Carey and her husband, Nick Cannon, pulled their Bel-Air home from the Multiple Listing Service only four days after listing it for sale at $12.995...
  • Home of the Week: Car lover's delight in La Cañada Flintridge

    Home of the Week: Car lover's delight in La Cañada Flintridge
    Set behind wrought-iron gates at the end of a hand-cut cobblestone driveway, Stratford Manor centers on a stately French Normandy-style mansion. The sprawling estate is a car-lover's delight with multiple garages and an auto lift. Location: 4033 Chevy...