Sotheby's Partners with eBay in Online Auctions

  • July 14, 2014 11:35

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Former auctioneer Tobias Meyer, conducting the auction with Basquiat’s Orange Sports Figure behind him, which went on to sell for £4,073,250.
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Starting in the fall, some of Sotheby's New York auctions will be broadcast live in a special section of eBay's website. 

Sotheby's says it has about 100,000 clients while eBay has 145 million customers. "Even if we only reach point one percent of eBay users, that's huge for us," said Bruno Vinciguerra, Sotheby's chief operating officer.

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