The lunar rocks, recovered by the USSR in the '70s, are the only known documented samples in private hands, according to Sotheby's.
“In rehearsals it worked every time."
The street artist's prank at Sotheby's lit a trick candle in a musty room. But in rebelling against the monied art establishment, he still profits.
The total value is estimated at up to $2.8 million.
For decades, the owner thought it was just a fun piece of costume jewelry.
Out of this world.
No one has ever paid so much for an American work at auction before.
From Picasso's Cubist nude to a table with boobs and penises, Sotheby's gets nasty.
László Moholy-Nagy, EM 1 Telephonbild, conceived in 1922, executed in 1923, porcelain enamel on steel, 37 1/2 x 23 3/4
Edvard Munch, Girls on the Bridge, 1902 Museums also took advantage of the great work offered this sale season to add to
David Bowie was not only a rock star and international celebrity, he was also something of a Renaissance man. Bowie was deeply involved in the art world.
"Nothing is riskier than not taking risks. Even though Sotheby's is a traditional and conservative organization, we have