Claude Monet`s water lilies fetches record USD 54 million

An iconic painting of water lilies by French artist Claude Monet sold for 31.72 million pounds (USD 54 million) at a Sotheby`s auction here, the second highest price paid for his work worldwide.

British Guiana stamp sold for record $9.5 million

Setting a new world record, a British Guiana one-cent black on magenta stamp, one of the world`s first postage stamps, has fetched $9.5 million at Sotheby`s auction here, the organisers said Wednesday.

Indian masters call the shots at Sotheby`s

A sale of South Asian art, known as the Amaya Collection from the archive of writer and collector Amrita Jhaveri, at Sotheby`s saw Indian masters fetching strong prices.

Husain`s works sell for USD 582,500 at Sotheby`s auction

Legendary Indian artist M F
Husain`s paintings have fetched a whopping USD 582,500 in the
Sotheby`s autumn series of Asian sales, securing three of the
top 10 bids in an auction that occurred on his 94th birthday.