[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....

HE is America's most celebrated painter of the solitary realities of 20th century life....

[GENEVA] An exceptionally rare 19-carat pink diamond fetched US$50 million at auction in Geneva Tuesday, Christie's said, setting a new per carat record for a stone of its kind....

[GENEVA] An exceptionally rare 19-carat pink diamond goes under the hammer in Geneva Tuesday, when it could fetch US$50 million (S$69 million), setting a new record for a stone of its kind.