eBay’s art auction service is going live Monday, allowing eBay users to bid on fine art and collectibles online during physical auctions at 150 auction houses in North America.
A nearly flawless copy of Superman’s comic book debut has sold for a super-powered price. Action Comics No. 1 was auctioned on eBay this weekend for $3.2 million.
Artwork from “Calvin and Hobbes” creator Bill Watterson’s three-day return to comics will be auctioned to benefit Parkinson’s disease research.
An integrated circuit that Texas Instruments’ Jack Kilby used in 1958 to demonstrate his invention of the new technology is expected to sell for as much as $2 million at auction.
Scripts for “Citizen Kane,” Orson Welles’ camera and a cigar ashtray were among the late director’s belongings sold at a New York auction. Sixty-seven lots fetched $180,000 at Heritage Auctions on Saturday.
A chandelier by glass artist Dale Chihuly that once belonged to Texas tycoon R. Allen Stanford is to be sold at auction to raise money to help compensate victims of his Ponzi scheme.