Gucci Westman at “The Emporium” at Sotheby’s.

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Sotheby’s Gets Into Retail With ‘The Emporium’ and Help From Gucci Westman

The Upper East Side auction house is offering an assortment of fine jewelry, art and other items that are available for immediate purchase.

clock May 10, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

Nike Air Yeezy 1 prototype sneakers

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Sotheby’s, Nike Air Yeezy Sneakers Set New Sneaker Record

Prototype Air Yeezy 1 sneakers from Kanye West’s 2008 Grammy Awards performance have sold for $1.8 million.

clock April 26, 2021Obi Anyanwu

Beekman New York’s Christian Keesee and Keith Rosen.

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Tyler Shields, "Prada Popcorn" 2014


Tyler Shields Opens ‘Dreaming Awake’ Sale at Sotheby’s

A collection of Shield’s photography is going on sale today, including new imagery taken during lockdown outside a deserted Chateau Marmont in L.A.

clock February 26, 2021Natalie Theodosi

The prototype of the Louis Vuitton I (Red) Trainer to be auctioned at Sotheby's.

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Sotheby’s to Auction Virgil Abloh Sneaker Prototype for Vuitton

Sotheby’s will auction a prototype for the Louis Vuitton I (Red) Trainer to raise funds for the fight against AIDS and the impact of COVID-19.

clock February 22, 2021Joelle Diderich

The President Barack Obama Player Exclusive Nike Hyperdunk sneakers


Sotheby’s to Offer Nike Hyperdunks Made for President Barack Obama

The Player Exclusive Nike Hyperdunk sneakers will drop on Sotheby’s Buy Now platform on Feb. 12 and will be on view from Feb. 8.

clock February 8, 2021Obi Anyanwu

The game worn Air Jordan 1 sneakers from 1985


Sotheby’s Sets Sights on Sneaker Market in 2021

The auction house soft-launched a buy-now model offering watches, jewelry and cars, as well as sneakers for collectors eyeing rare kicks.

clock January 20, 2021Obi Anyanwu

A selection from the Sotheby's Pierre Le Tan auction

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Sotheby’s to Auction Pierre Le-Tan’s Estate Collection

Among eclectic lots from the late illustrator’s collection are a portrait by David Hockney, a Picasso ceramic owl and a quirky pair of Pierre Cardin shoes.

clock January 18, 2021Lily Templeton

A selection from the Sotheby's Pierre Le Tan auction

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Inside Pierre Le Tan Auction at Sotheby’s

A selection from the Sotheby’s Pierre Le Tan auction in Paris.

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Delfina Delettrez

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Delfina Delettrez Picks Her Favorites for a Sotheby’s Auction in Milan

Delettrez curated a selection of artworks by the likes of Joan Miró, Cesare Tacchi and Herman Nitsch.

clock December 10, 2020Natalie Theodosi

The 1972 prototype.

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‘72 Nike Prototype for Moon Shoe Being Sold in Fractional Shares

The sneakers are said to be one of 12 pairs that are in existence.

clock November 30, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

Emma Stone at the 2015 Academy Awards in an Elie Saab gown

Fashion Features

Creatives for Lebanon Links With Sotheby’s for Fund-raising Auction

The sale to benefit victims of the Lebanon blast features an Elie Saab dress worn by Emma Stone on the Oscars red carpet.

clock November 23, 2020Joelle Diderich

Fai Khadra x Sotheby's Contemporary Curated


Sotheby’s Taps Fai Khadra for ‘Contemporary Curated’ Auction

Khadra, a model, musician and set designer often linked to the Kardashian crowd, wanted to open up the art world to a younger audience with this project.

clock November 13, 2020Natalie Theodosi

Carine Roitfeld

Fashion Features

Name of the Rose: Sotheby’s, Carine Roitfeld Team on Ballet Project

The partnership coincides with the ultra-rare, Russian pink diamond that will lead Sotheby’s Geneva flagship jewelry sale on Nov. 11.

clock October 30, 2020Samantha Conti


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Prada, Sotheby’s Auction Achieves Total of 439,362 Euros

Every one-of-a-kind item was sold and proceeds, surpassing expectations, are being donated to UNESCO’S COVID-19 Global Education Coalition initiatives.

clock October 19, 2020Luisa Zargani

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