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Historic 'Laws of Baseball' Documents Sell for More Than $3M

Apr 27
Documents that baseball historians have called the Magna Carta of the game have sold at auction for nearly $3.3 million.

Private Library of Hebrew Writings to be Sold

By Verena Dobnik | Nov 15
Sotheby's is offering what experts consider the world's most important private library of Hebrew books and manuscripts, collected by a London diamond dealer.

Modernist Art Collection Goes to Auction

Oct 14
A collection of modern and contemporary art assembled by two New York City doctors is going on the auction block.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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