Collectors who prefer their jewels aged like fine wine are buzzing about Christie’s June 6th Paris auction. Exquisite pieces created by the likes of Suzanne Belperron, Jean Fouquet, Fred and René Boivin will be on the block, and all are rare enough to make for some very lively bidding.
We were saddened today to learn of the death of one of America’s greatest intellectuals. An aristocrat, political observer, novelist, playwright, screenwriter, essayist, television pundit and social force, Gore Vidal may truly be the only Renaissance Man of the latter half of the 20th century. His sweeping, magisterial historical novels attempted to trace the lines […]