NFT of the World Wide Web’s original source code just sold for $5.43 million

CNBC Television published this video item, entitled “NFT of the World Wide Web’s original source code just sold for $5.43 million” – below is their description. Tim Berners-Lee, the British computer scientist who invented the World Wide Web, just sold a non-fungible token of his original source code for $5.43 million at Sotheby’s. Bidding started … Read more NFT of the World Wide Web’s original source code just sold for $5.43 million

World Wide Web source code NFT sells for $5.4 million at Sotheby’s

CNBC Television published this video item, entitled “World Wide Web source code NFT sells for $5.4 million at Sotheby’s” – below is their description. CNBC’s Robert Frank reports on the NFT of the world wide web source code auction. CNBC Television YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please … Read more World Wide Web source code NFT sells for $5.4 million at Sotheby’s

Banksy Artwork First to Accept Crypto at Sotheby’s Auction

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Banksy Artwork First to Accept Crypto at Sotheby’s Auction” – below is their description. (Bloomberg) — For the first time in 14 months, the auction calendar is behaving as it used to before Covid-19, as rivals Christie’s and Sotheby’s gear up for a week of marquee evening … Read more Banksy Artwork First to Accept Crypto at Sotheby’s Auction

Sotheby’s CEO on accepting crypto via Coinbase for physical artwork

CNBC Television published this video item, entitled “Sotheby’s CEO on accepting crypto via Coinbase for physical artwork” – below is their description. Sotheby’s is pushing further into crypto. The auction house will accept cryptocurrency via Coinbase for Banksy’s “Love is in the Air” artwork. Sotheby’s CEO Charles Stewart joined “Squawk Box” on Tuesday to discuss. … Read more Sotheby’s CEO on accepting crypto via Coinbase for physical artwork

Van Gogh painting sells for record price at auction

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Van Gogh painting sells for record price at auction” – below is their description. One of the few paintings by Vincent Van Gogh still in private hands, “Street Scene in Montmartre”, was sold for over 13 million euros Thursday at auction after going on public display for … Read more Van Gogh painting sells for record price at auction

Sotheby’s CEO on collaborating with digital artist Pak to sell NFTs

CNBC Television published this video item, entitled “Sotheby’s CEO on collaborating with digital artist Pak to sell NFTs” – below is their description. Sotheby’s CEO Charles Stewart joined “Squawk Box” on Tuesday to discuss the company’s decision to collaborate with anonymous digital artist Pak to sell NFTs and the future of digital art valuations. CNBC … Read more Sotheby’s CEO on collaborating with digital artist Pak to sell NFTs

Botticelli masterpiece fetches record $92 million at Sotheby’s auction

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Botticelli masterpiece fetches record $92 million at Sotheby’s auction” – below is their description. A portrait by Italian renaissance painter Sandro Botticelli sold for $92 million at a Sotheby’s auction in New York Thursday, smashing the record price for the artist. FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel Got … Read more Botticelli masterpiece fetches record $92 million at Sotheby’s auction

Botticelli ‘masterpiece’ expected to top $80 mn at Sotheby’s sale

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Botticelli ‘masterpiece’ expected to top $80 mn at Sotheby’s sale” – below is their description. A #portrait by Italian renaissance artist Sandro #Botticelli is expected to sell for more than $80 million when it goes up for #auction at Sotheby’s in New York on Thursday. FRANCE 24 … Read more Botticelli ‘masterpiece’ expected to top $80 mn at Sotheby’s sale

Porcelain sneakers could be first to hit $1 million at auction

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Porcelain sneakers could be first to hit $1 million at auction” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2020-12-07/Porcelain-sneakers-could-be-first-to-hit-1-million-at-auction-W1v9pXOJPO/index.html A unique pair of trainers designed by shoemaker Adidas and German porcelain manufacturer Meissen could be the first to reach a million dollars at the end of an auction organized … Read more Porcelain sneakers could be first to hit $1 million at auction

‘Incomparable’ $26.6m pink diamond smashes record at Geneva auction

CGTN published this video item, entitled “‘Incomparable’ $26.6m pink diamond smashes record at Geneva auction” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2020-11-13/-Incomparable-26-6m-pink-diamond-smashes-record-at-Geneva-auction-VnL1KSUTTO/index.html A purple-pink diamond named “The Spirit of the Rose” sold for $26.6 million on November 11 at auction house Sotheby’s in Geneva, Switzerland. The 14.83-carat gem is the largest of its kind … Read more ‘Incomparable’ $26.6m pink diamond smashes record at Geneva auction

Original Bond Memorabilia on Sale after Sean Connery’s Passing

On Demand Entertainment published this video item, entitled “Original Bond Memorabilia on Sale after Sean Connery’s Passing” – below is their description. The first ever poster from the first ever Bond film, Dr No, is expected to fetch up to £25,000 at a Sotheby’s auction, as hundreds of pieces of 007 memorabilia go under the … Read more Original Bond Memorabilia on Sale after Sean Connery’s Passing

Rare Chinese Classical Painting by Ren Renfa Auctioned for Almost $42 Million at Sotheby’s

Bloomberg QuickTake: Now published this video item, entitled “Rare Chinese Classical Painting by Ren Renfa Auctioned for Almost $42 Million at Sotheby’s” – below is their description. A rare piece of Chinese art fetched almost $42 million at auction in Hong Kong on Thursday. Ren Renfa’s “Five Drunken Princes Returning on Horseback” is approximately 700 … Read more Rare Chinese Classical Painting by Ren Renfa Auctioned for Almost $42 Million at Sotheby’s

‘Flawless’ 102-Carat Canadian Diamond Sold at Sotheby’s for Record $15.7 Million

Bloomberg QuickTake: Now published this video item, entitled “‘Flawless’ 102-Carat Canadian Diamond Sold at Sotheby’s for Record $15.7 Million” – below is their description. A rare, “flawless” 102-carat white diamond mined in Northern Ontario two years ago sold for a record price in an online Sotheby’s auction on Monday to an anonymous buyer for $15.7 … Read more ‘Flawless’ 102-Carat Canadian Diamond Sold at Sotheby’s for Record $15.7 Million

Rare 102-Carat Diamond Sells For $15.7 million

Bloomberg QuickTake: Now published this video item, entitled “Rare 102-Carat Diamond Sells For $15.7 million” – below is their description. A rare white 102.39-carat oval diamond mined in Canada has been sold in Hong Kong for $15.7 million. Sotheby’s says the diamond’s new owner, an unnamed collector in Japan, named the stone the “Maiko Star” … Read more Rare 102-Carat Diamond Sells For $15.7 million

Sotheby’s to put 500 years of art history under hammer

Rembrandt, Picasso and Hockney are among 71 mostly priceless works set to go under the hammer at a one-off Sotheby’s auction that spans 500 years of art history. Earlier this month, Christie’s broke several records with its digital sales, netting 420.9 million dollars. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all … Read more Sotheby’s to put 500 years of art history under hammer