Sotheby’s

Silver Lining, Sotheby’s

Thierry de Lachaise, Senior Director and Head of the Silver Department, Sotheby’s Paris, has absolutely no idea why Asia has suddenly developed a ravenous appetite for decorative European antique silver...
A Different Complexion, Laszlo

A Different Complexion, Laszlo

Decades before La Mer, La Prairie and Chantecaille, Erno Laszlo was the most outrageously expensive - and glamorous - skincare out there, the Café Society and Jet Set beauty secret, the choice of Truman...
Elizabeth Taylor.

Christie’s rock stars

  In December Christie’s will auction the jewellery and couture collections of screen legend Elizabeth Taylor.  As John Lyttle discovered, the event promises to be one of this century’s most...