Sotheby's says it will auction jewels belonging to a former American World War II spy who married into Spanish aristocracy and rubbed shoulders with world leaders and Hollywood celebrities.Full story
Sotheby's will offer a collection of German art from the 1960s and 1970s at a series of sales in London in June and expects the 59 works on offer to fetch 33-48 million pounds ($54-78 million). Full story
NEW YORK (Reuters Life!) - A Russian businessman bought a piece of history when he paid nearly $2.9 million at auction for the Vostok 3KA-2 capsule the Soviet Union launched on a test flight before sending the first human into space. Full story
An expert holds an emerald and diamond tiara, estimated at 5 - 10 million USD, at a Sotheby's auction preview in Hong Kong on March 31, 2011. Sotheby's Hong Kong will hold its 2011 spring sales this coming April.
A man walks past a poster advertising fine wines at a Sotheby's auction preview in Hong Kong on March 31, 2011. Sotheby's Hong Kong will hold its 2011 spring sales this coming April.