Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Visual arts

This undated photo provided by Sotheby's shows Jean-Michel Basquiat's Masterpiece "Untitled." (Sotheby's via AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — A 1982 artwork by Jean-Michel Basquiat sold for a record $110.5 million at Sotheby’s auction of contemporary art Thursday night. Sotheby’s said the sale of “Untitled” was an auction record for the artist. It also set ...
This undated photo provided by Guernsey's shows a 1965 photo by Neil Leifer of Muhammad Ali towering over a fallen Sonny Liston during their World Heavyweight title bout, framed with Leifer's press credentials for the fight and signed by Ali. (Guernsey's via AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — Hundreds of Neil (LY-fur) Leifer photographs, including his iconic images of Muhammad Ali, will be auctioned in New York City. Guernsey’s is offering 700 lots Friday and Saturday from Leifer’s personal collection. Leifer’s photos have been ...