Tag: sotheby

Jan 17 2022

Top Crypto News: 1/17 – Cardano Daily Transaction Vol Surpasses Ethereum

There’s been a lot of sideways trading in the crypto space in recent times. Bitcoin has been trying to stay above the $40,000 price range. And is currently trading at $42,682.62. Ethereum on the other hand is also trading at $3,270.95. Today’s top crypto news contains strategic updates and announcements. Metis DAO is now the third biggest L2 on Ethereum and...

Dec 22 2021

Christie’s net $150 million in NFT sales dominated by Beeple

Dec 22 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  beeple christie’s nft nfts sotheby

There is no doubt that the NFT space has performed exceptionally well this year. A recent Sotheby report proved this right as it indicated that the traditional auction house netted around $100 million...

Dec 16 2021

Sotheby rakes $100 million profit from NFT auctions

While blockchain technology has been with us for the best part of the last decade, 2021 is unarguably the year that saw a widespread adoption of some of the use-cases of the technology like its use in crypto, non-fungible tokens (NFT) and even in decentralized finance (DeFi). One of the earliest traditional auction houses, Sotheby, who jumped into the auctioning of NFTs, in...

Jul 23 2021

Sotheby’s To Auction Rare Muhammad Ali “Fight Of The Century” Artwork As An NFT

Auction house Sotheby's plans to auction a rare artwork created by Muhammad Ali in the form of an NFT on Friday. Sotheby's To Auction Rare Muhammad Ali Art Depicting The 1971 "Fight Of The Century" Sotheby's and Muhammad Ali Enterprises plan to reveal the non-fungible token on 23 July. The...

Jul 12 2021

Diamond auctioned for $12 million worth of crypto at Sotheby’s

Jul 12 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption bitcoin crypto diamond ethereum

Sotheby, a leading auction house, has announced that it has sold a diamond worth $12 million, and its buyer paid in an unspecified cryptocurrency. According to the firm, the diamond is the second-largest pear-shaped diamond, tagged...

Jul 08 2021

Dame Dash ’s Side Of The Story: Jay-Z’s “Reasonable Doubt” NFT Still In Play?

A few weeks ago, a bizarre news story about a supposed “Reasonable Doubt” NFT confused the world. Something similar happens each time former partners Jay-Z and Dame Dash collide. This time, the subject at hand was Jay-Z’s first album, the classic “Reasonable Doubt.” Apparently, Dash planned to sell an NFT of the album and a judge blocked it. However, something didn’t smell right....

May 28 2021

Sotheby’s Solo Auction Will Feature $10 Million CryptoPunk NFT

May 28 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  cryptopunks nft sotheby

At a highly anticipated upcoming auction, one ultra-rare CryptoPunk will get some additional stage time at the luxury auction house, Sotheby's. Sotheby's Will Sell The CryptoPunk Sotheby's stated today in a Tweet that the sale of CryptoPunk #7530, better known as "Covid Alien," will take place during a "special, standalone" auction. The Punk was originally...

May 04 2021

Breaking: World’s Leading Auction and Real Estate Firm Sotheby to Start Accepting BTC & ETH via Coinbase

Sotheby, one of the oldest and leading auction houses has announced that they would be accepting Bitcoin and Ether in partnership with cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase. Established in 1744, the firm first confirmed that the first piece...

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