Results of Recent Auctions From Near and Far
by Ken Hall
The late chef Anthony Bourdain’s Bob Kramer steel and meteorite chef’s knife sold for $231,250 in an online auction that ended October 30th by Lark Mason in New York City. Also, Bourdain’s U.S. Navy jacket from the U.S.S. Nashville, with a Tony Bourdain patch, went for $171,150; a French silvered bronze Bibendum (or Michelin Man) sculpture brought $61,250; and an artist’s proof artwork by Ralph Steadman, titled Rats in the Kitchen, inscribed to Bourdain, rose to $52,500. Prices include the buyer’s premium.