Artistry & Innovation: 9 Contemporary Homes

Every age has considered itself “modern” and “contemporary,” and transmitted that self-image through its art and architecture. Here on offer is a message from our own age: masterpieces of modern and contemporary art—from Andy Warhol’s Pop Art soup cans to the street art-inspired works of Banksy—at Christie’s forthcoming Contemporary Edition sale (online from September 10-23). … Continue reading “Artistry & Innovation: 9 Contemporary Homes”

Living History: 9 Estates with Connections to Celebrities & Icons

This October, the Private Collection of Jayne Wrightsman will offer a glimpse into the style icon’s fascinating life as an art collector and connoisseur, philanthropist, and doyenne of high society. Featuring an array of Old Master paintings and 18th-century furniture, porcelain, and French decorative arts, her storied collection will go under the hammer at Christie’s … Continue reading “Living History: 9 Estates with Connections to Celebrities & Icons”

The Penthouse at World-Renowned One Beacon Court in Manhattan

Upon entering the penthouse aerie at One Beacon Court, soaring some 700 feet above Midtown Manhattan, the panoramic views take one’s breath away. “The vantage is remarkable,” says Erin Boisson Aries, who represents the property for the New York City brokerage of Christie’s International Real Estate. “I have seen many exceptional views from buildings around the city, … Continue reading “The Penthouse at World-Renowned One Beacon Court in Manhattan”

Food and Wine Pairing: 8 Surprising Snack Combinations for a Big Night In

As restaurants slowly reopen, getting to dine out again has its appeal—but there’s still something to be said for a night spent at home with good snacks and a great glass of wine. “Takeout, fast-food favorites, and inventive combinations can offer the gastronomic delight of a white tablecloth dining experience—if you know which food and … Continue reading “Food and Wine Pairing: 8 Surprising Snack Combinations for a Big Night In”

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