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...online auction of bras to benefit breast cancer research. The sale of 49 celebrity-designed bras is being offered by Sothebys.com and Los Angeles-based Expedition Inspiration, a group that sponsors hikes - called "Take-a-Hikes" - for breast...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/10/ent_475480.shtml
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Going once, going twice in cyberspace

...a whopping $25 million to a new Internet venture, sothebys.com. In a blitz of planning strategy and marketing, the...offer. But Susan L. Solomon, chief executive of sothebys.com, says exclusivity and speed were necessary to determine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/28/tec_254796.shtml
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Auction of Katharine Hepburn items fetch nearly $1.8 million

...Leila Dunbar, director of Sotheby's collectibles department, said. The prices include the auction house's commission of 20 percent of the first $100,000 and 12 percent of anything in excess of that amount. On the Net: www.sothebys.com

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/12/ent_418659.shtml
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...Oscars during her 60-year career, died last June at 96 at her home in Old Saybrook. On the Net: http://www.sothebys.com * * * * PHILADELPHIA -- Real-world labor issues apparently were too much for the producers of a popular MTV reality...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/19/ent_409231.shtml
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'Pond' photo sets world record, $2.9 million, at auction

...acceptance of photography as a fine art, curated the famed 1955 exhibit "The Family of Man," which included more than 500 images submitted from around the world. He died in 1973. --- On the Net: Sotheby's: http://www.sothebys.com

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/16/liv_57072.shtml
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People in the News

...the most iconic in fashion photography. Avedon was the inspiration for Dick Avery, the character played by Fred Astaire in the 1957 movie "Funny Face." On the Net: http://www.richardavedon.com/ http://www.sothebys.com/

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/28/ent_459800.shtml
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Manuscript of abandoned first novel by Capote to be auctioned

...works found in the box, including a draft of "Other Voices, Other Rooms" and two short stories, "The Diamond Guitar" and "The Bargain." The manuscript is on public view at Sotheby's through Wednesday. On the Net: www.sothebys.com

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/30/art_435844.shtml
Arts
What do I need to know about investing in wine?

...Jacobsen and her co-author, Benjamin J. Burton of Lehman Brothers, concluded that "wine should not be saved, but savored." On the Net: www.wineinstitute.org www.butterfields.com www.christies.com sothebys.com www.winebid.com

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/29/bus_435764.shtml
Business
Last manuscript of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony up for sale

...problems. Beethoven died three years later at the age of 57. The record for a music manuscript is $4 million paid for a collection of Mozart symphonies sold at Sotheby's in 1987, Roe said. On the Net: http://www.sothebys.com/

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/09/mus_475425.shtml
Music
Sotheby's announces Internet auction site

...Rembrandt painting? Sotheby's, the New York auction house, said Tuesday that it will spend $25 million to launch sothebys.com, an Internet site where the public will be able to bid on antiques, art, jewelry, sports memorabilia and other...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/21/tec_250893.shtml
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