- Art owned by TS Eliot's wife fetches $11.3 million Updated: Nov-21-13 6:10 am
- Warhol painting fetches record $105M at NY auction Updated: Nov-13-13 11:52 pm
- British Library obtains Lennon lyrics and letters Updated: Nov-13-13 7:04 pm
LONDON - A trove of artwork collected by poet T.S. Eliot's widow has sold for more than 7 million pounds ($11.3 million) at auction.
NEW YORK - A prized 1963 Andy Warhol painting that captures the immediate aftermath of a car crash sold for $105 million Wednesday at a New York City auction, shattering the record for the famed pop artist amid a spending frenzy at the high end of the art world.
LONDON - The British Library has been given letters and lyrics by John Lennon under a program that accepts donations of art and cultural artifacts in place of tax.