News Articles for "Auction"
Geneva auction sells huge diamond for $26.7M
A huge diamond unearthed in Botswana commanded an unearthly price of $26.7 million from Christie's auction house Wednesday amid the spring ritual of well-...read more
Rediscovered Whiteley painting fetches almost $1 million
A Brett Whiteley painting, recently rediscovered after being held in a private collection in Texas for more than 40 years, has sold for nearly $1 million a...read more
Fewer U.S. homes entered the foreclosure process or were repossessed by lenders last month, the latest indication that the nation's foreclosure woes are w...read more
Huge elephant bird egg gets $101,813 at UK auction
A massive, partly fossilized egg laid by a now-extinct elephant bird has sold for more than double its estimate at a London auction. Christie's auction ho...read more