The top lots are also auctioned online

Francis Bacon Top lot at Sotheby’s is the large-format triptych “Inspired by the Oresteia of Aeschylus” (1981), which is sold by the private Astrup Fearnley Museum in Oslo. At least 60 million dollars are expected (excerpt). (Photo: Sotheby’s / VG Bild-Kunst 2020) New York The important New York spring auctions, which usually attract hundreds of […]

New York: Corona benefit: instruments by US music stars auctioned

New YorkA crystal-studded zither by Dolly Parton, a guitar by Taylor Swift, an accordion by Sheryl Crow: numerous instruments by US stars have been auctioned off at a benefit auction in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. The most expensive piece was a guitar made by Taylor Swift in 2018, which brought in 40,000 dollars […]