[NEW YORK] Francis Bacon's 1981 three-part oil painting, Triptych Inspired by the Oresteia of Aeschylus, was supposed to feature in Sotheby's marquee contemporary art evening auction in...

[NEW YORK] Kito de Boer had been working at McKinsey for seven years when he moved to Delhi in 1992 to open up the company's India office. "The reality of the job is that it's pretty much all-...

[LONDON] A 3,000-year-old quartzite head of Egyptian "Boy King" Tutankhamun was auctioned off on Thursday in London despite a fierce outcry from Cairo.

[LONDON] In recent years, the competition between the world's two largest auction houses, Sotheby's and Christie's, has seemed at times like a bit of an unfair fight.

A SHINY stainless steel sculpture created by Jeff Koons in 1986, inspired by a child's inflatable toy, sold at Christie's on Wednesday night for US$91.1 million with fees, smashing the record at...

[LONDON] Really, it's just an old handbag. Well-made, obviously. A navy-blue lizard number with goldtone hardware. From Asprey of London. Circa 1990. The kind of sensible heirloom you might find...

[LONDON] A tip from Christie's auction house led to the conviction of a London man who British authorities described as a "go-to money launderer for fraudsters all around the world."

[New York] Loic Gouzer, who led the record-breaking 2017 sale of Leonardo da Vinci's Salvator Mundi, will step down as co-chairman of Americas postwar and contemporary art at Christie's...

CHRISTIE'S beat out rival Sotheby's in a billion-dollar week for both auction houses, thanks in part to eight-figure sales by bold-faced artists....

HARRY Winston made the winning US$50 million bid for a pink diamond at an auction by Christie's, setting a record price for price paid per carat for a gem of that hue....