The largest single owner sale in auction history. Not too shabby. Especially considering the provenance. At the end of February Christies will offer up over 700 objects owned by the late Yves Saint Laurent. The news of the sale has been evenly spread thus far, but it is worth pointing readers towards a concise piece in the Economist that neatly puts the sale in full perspective. Check it here.

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