Princess Diana

Princess Diana’s Letters Sold at Auction

January 8, 2017

Letters written by the ‘honourable’ Lady Di were recently sold for thousands at auction. Diana Spencer, Princess of Wales, who was the first wife of Charles Philip Arthur George, Prince of Wales, wrote countless letters throughout her lifetime and a handful were recently sold at a UK auction. Handwritten notes, seven in total, were sent to the head steward at the Buckingham Palace ...

Legend David Bowie’s Pricey Artwork Sold at Auction

November 10, 2016

Bowie's possessions are being sold at auction. Expensive and treasured artwork once owned by David Bowie, the late, great English-born singer-songwriter, was unveiled for a public exhibition ahead of an auction. During the first day of the auction, which took place at Sotheby's in London on Thursday, November 10th, approximately 47 pieces of artwork, each valued between £8.1m ($10.2m) and ...

Ian Whittock

Original Ruby Slippers from Oz & the Other Most Expensive Shoes Ever

September 29, 2016

  Ian Whittock is the Managing Director of Evoque Claims and Appraisals, Evoque Auctions and Identidot Coding ...

Marilyn Monroe

“Some Like it Hot” Actress Marilyn Monroe’s Dresses, Etc. to be Sold at Auction

September 21, 2016

Approximately 1,200 items once owned by “Some Like it Hot” actress Marilyn Monroe will be auctioned next month. Nearly 800 items will be provided by the estate of famed acting coach and father figure Lee Strasberg, and some will yield from the collection of David Gainsborough-Roberts, a collector of Monroe’s costume. Among the items sold will be a tube of her incredible lipstick and her ...