Results of Recent Auctions From Near and Far
by Ken Hall
All prices include the buyer’s premium
A Rolex Daytona chronograph wristwatch (ref. 6263) slipped onto a new wrist for $90,000 at a Spring Fine Jewelry & Timepieces auction held May 19th by Clars Auction Gallery in Oakland, CA. Then, on May 21-22, Clars held a Fine Art, Furniture & Asian Art auction, where an unheated Burma ruby, diamond, and 18kt gold ring changed hands for $14,400; and a print by the Japanese painter, performer, and installation artist Yayoi Kusama (b. 1933) finished at $12,000.