VIEWING: 28 APRIL – 11 MAY, 2011 AUCTION: 12 MAY, 7PM LOCATION: Phillips de Pury & Company, 450 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10022 Phillips de Pury & Company is honoured to announce the sale of a rare, iconic portrait of the legendary actress Elizabeth Taylor, painted by Andy Warhol in 1963....

The other "event" was at Christie's on Avenue Matignon where Elizabeth Taylor's jewels were on display before they travel to Hong Kong and then to New York for the auction in December. This was something worth catching because once Liz Taylor's jewels go on the auction block, they will...

The highly anticipated auctioning off of Elizabeth Taylor's private jewelry collection will finally take place tonight at Christie's in New York. In a special Evening Sale, 80 jewelry pieces will go on sale -- including diamond necklaces, one-of-a-kind gems and tiaras. Ms. Taylor's rare...

Known for her violet eyes, raven locks and wasp waist, Elizabeth Taylor made a splash early in Hollywood as a strong beauty who favored feminine dresses. A year before her iconic role in Father of the Bride, the 17-year-old presented the 1949 Academy Award for Best Costume in an...

But, how could I not go to the private exhibition of Elizabeth Taylor's jewels, to be auction between the 13th and the 17th of December inChristie's New York? I'm a great fan of the recently deceased actress. She was also a pisces, like myself. So, in her honor, I got dressed and gathered...

Elizabeth Taylor wasn't just a silver-screen legend and committed humanitarian; she was also a clotheshorse. Leave it to Christie's to amass her greatest gowns and such, and put them on display. And, better still, up for sale. The incredible collection comprises nearly 400 pieces, from haute...

Photography by Richard Avedon "It's not the having, it's the getting" Elizabeth Taylor (b. 1932) Legendary Hollywood star Elizabeth Taylor was once voted The Most Beautiful Woman in the World. Married eight times to seven husbands, most famously Richard Burton who she married twice....

The skies are a little darker now that one of its brightest stars has ceased to shine — Dame Elizabeth Taylor died today. In addition to a buttload of grandkids, she leaves behind a legendary film canon. Elizabeth Taylor emerged from child stardom to become a gorgeous ingenue then a formidable...

The legendary jewelry and fashion collections of Elizabeth Taylor, the so-called "Crown Jewels of Hollywood," go on sale this week Tuesday to Friday in a much anticipated auction at Christie's, which expects total sales of between $30 million and $50 million. Press release: New York –...

"The spectacular results of the Evening Sale of Elizabeth Taylor's iconic jewels sparked a surge of interest from collectors around the world. It took eight hours and three auctioneers to sell 189 more jewels from Elizabeth Taylor's storied collection," noted François Curiel, International...

 

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