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A pair of jewelled gold and enamel elephants Jaipur 1946.

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Sotheby’s to Auction Art, Objects From Lady Mountbatten’s Historic Home

The glamorous heiress and member of Britain’s House of Lords was the daughter of Britain’s last Viceroy of India, Louis Mountbatten, who was assassinated by the IRA in 1979.

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Fai Khadra x Sotheby's Contemporary Curated

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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.

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Georgian cooks added jelly to the English classic Trifle.

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Pineapples, Oysters and Ices: Georgian Cuisine Makes a Comeback in London

Sotheby’s is honoring its origins in Georgian England with a cookbook that puts a new spin on old — and sometimes odd — favorites.

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Kenny Schachter has a deep appreciation for art and sense of humor about the art world.

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The Art of Hoarding, According to Kenny Schachter

The artist, dealer and writer believes in art as therapy.

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Tennant and Cawdor with a William Scott abstract painting from 1967.

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Stella Tennant, Isabella Cawdor, Sotheby’s Team on British Art Show

The creatives at Holland and Holland have curated works for a capsule exhibition at the brand’s Bruton Street store, ahead of an auction in mid-November.

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