Christie’s

F. Earl Christy, Design for a poster for the White Star Line and Moet & Chandon, about 1912. Oil on canvas. Peabody Essex Museum, Museum purchase, 2014.13.1.

Lifestyle

‘Ocean Liners: Glamour, Speed and Style’ at PEM Shows Off How Fashion Enhanced Travel

More than a means of transportation for Americans en route to Europe, ocean liners were showcases of technology, opulence and social might.

clock May 17, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis wearing her Cartier Tank watch in 1978.

Lifestyle

Jackie Kennedy’s 1962 Cartier Watch Added to Christie’s Sale

The iconic 18-karat gold timepiece carries a personal inscription and is expected to fetch up to $120,000 next month.

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This Pablo Picasso painting is one of the works to be sold from Zadig & Voltaire's collection at Christie's.

Fashion Scoops

Zadig & Voltaire to Sell Selections From Its ‘Death in America’ Collection at Christie’s

The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation and Oceana’s United States Shark Conservation Program will benefit from Gillier’s decision to sell some of the collection.

clock April 27, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

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Retail

Christie’s to Bow L.A. Flagship

The auction house’s 5,400-square-foot space is set to open next week with more than $450 million in art at an opening exhibit.

clock April 13, 2017Kari Hamanaka

This Robert Delauney painting meant to depict a woman carrying a parasol was the anchor art piece in Greta Garbo's New York living room.

Fashion Scoops

Greta Garbo-Owned Paintings to Be Auctioned at Christie’s

Throughout her life, the fiercely private film star preferred not to sign autographs, to sit for interviews or to even attend the Academy Awards.

clock March 28, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Works to be auctioned for the Elton John AIDS Foundation on April 6.

Lifestyle

Elton John AIDS Foundation Celebrating 25 Years With Christie’s Auction

A collection of modern photographs is expected to bring in $700k for the charity on April 6.

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Betsy Bloomingdale in Los Angeles.

People

Betsy Bloomingdale’s Hollywood Style and William Haines Touches to Be Auctioned at Christie’s

As a young bride, Bloomingdale fell for Haines’ style at a dinner party at the home of Ann and Jack Warner.

clock February 22, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Guillaume Cerutti

Human Resources

Christie’s Promotes Guillaume Cerutti to CEO

The executive is succeeding Patricia Barbizet in the role.

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Fleur Cowles in her home in Albany Piccadilly.

Fashion Scoops

Christie’s to Auction Flair Magazine’s Fleur Cowles’ Private Collection

The sale of fashions, art and furniture is scheduled for Nov. 23 at Christie’s in London’s South Kensington.

clock November 1, 2016Natalie Theodosi

La Jolie by Man Ray

Fashion Scoops

Christie’s Holds First Online Auction of Artist Jewelry

Among the lots are wearable works by Man Ray and Alexander Calder.

clock May 6, 2016Misty White Sidell

Christie's Margaret Thatcher Auction

Fashion Scoops

Margaret Thatcher Auction at Christie’s Outstrips Expectations

The Iron Lady’s personal belongings sold for a total of 3.2 million pounds, or $4.8 million.

clock December 16, 2015Natalie Theodosi

A Chanel personalized "Suzy" clutch

Fashion Scoops

Christie’s to Auction Suzy Menkes’ Fashion Items

The online event will take place from July 11 to 22.

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