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100-Carat Girl's Best Friend Goes for $22M

FASHION | Apr 25
A "perfect" 100-carat diamond in a classic emerald cut sold for just over $22 million at auction on Tuesday.

Giacometti Sculpture Poised to Set Auction Record

FINE ARTS | Apr 16
A rare life-size sculpture by Alberto Giacometti could set a record at auction next month where it's expected to bring around $130 million.

Don McLean's 'American Pie' Brings $1.2M at Auction

HOME | Apr 9
Singer-songwriter Don McLean's original manuscript and notes to "American Pie" sold at auction Tuesday for $1.2 million.

Lauren Bacall Auction Fetches $3.6 Million

CELEBRITIES | Apr 4
A two-day auction of the contents of Lauren Bacall's spacious Manhattan apartment at The Dakota realized $3.6 million.

Want a Piece of Oprah? Auction Set for April 25

HOME | Mar 30
Oprah Winfrey will auction off paintings, furniture, designer clothing and other items from her Chicago residence next month.

Yard Sale Painting May Sell at Auction for $25K

HOME | By Tom Coyne | Mar 16
Jesse Ronnebaum isn't sure what moved him to buy a worn painting of seven men playing pool from a yard sale for fifty cents. Now it's going to auction and may bring in $25,000.

Story of Disneyland Auction Pulls in More Than $1.7M

FASHION | By EDGE | Mar 3
Van Eaton Galleries held the highly-anticipated "The Story of Disneyland" auction this weekend, pulling in more than $1.7 million for the coveted collectibles.

JFK Wedding Negatives Sell for $34K at Auction

HOME | By Philip Marcelo | Oct 22
One black-and-white photograph captures a dapper John F. Kennedy slicing into his wedding cake. This was among the images imprinted on 13 original negatives from the Kennedys' fairytale wedding that sold for $34,073.

Charles Russell Art Fetches Millions at Auction

FINE ARTS | By Martin Griffith | Jul 30
A total of 30 Charles M. Russell works fetched millions of dollars at auction in Reno, with one painting symbolizing the railroad's effect on American Indians drawing $1.9 million and another depicting a Native American chief selling for $1.1 million.

Debbie Reynolds’ Auctions Hollywood Memorabilia

SPECIAL EVENTS | By Winnie McCroy | May 10
On May 17 and 18, legendary screen actress Debbie Reynolds will hold the third and final auction of her impressive catalog of Hollywood memorabilia, featuring treasures from virtually every discipline in movie making.

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