“You may find there’s more similarity
in the challenge of marketing a
precious painting by Degas and a
frosted mug of root beer than you
ever thought possible.”
The art collection (500 works) of Alfred Taubman (1924-2015), retail magnate and former owner of Sotheby’s, is currently on display at Sotheby’s New York — and will be sold in a series of auctions in November.