December 1, 2017

Sotheby’s to Auction Jewelry Created for McQueen Catwalks

Advertisement LONDON — Shaun Leane recently recalled how, in 2015, he stood alone in the “Cabinet of Curiosities,” the darkly dramatic, double-height gallery containing work that […]
September 12, 2017

Vivien Leigh’s Jewelry on Auction at Sotheby’s

LONDON — Rarely has a sale of a grandmother’s hand-me-down jewelry gotten such attention. But when that grandmother was the double-Oscar winner Vivien Leigh, the glare […]
March 22, 2017

Sotheby’s to Auction 2 George Daniels Watches

The British horologist George Daniels is generally considered one of the most influential watchmakers of the last hundred years — even though he made fewer than […]
November 12, 2016

Bidding to Own a Piece of David Bowie

LONDON — Waiters held trays of Champagne-filled glasses on the landing. Enormous photographs of David Bowie stared or smiled out from the walls. The soundtrack from […]