Drahi's Deal Is Done
Attention turns to Tad Smith's future at Sotheby's and gathering lots for the Fall; Sotheby's Hong Kong sale to feature Tomoo Gokita; John Currin thinks he would look stupid in a Ferrari.
Shareholders Vote for Drahi to Buy Sotheby’s
That huge sigh of relief you heard emanate from the Upper East Side of Manhattan yesterday morning came shortly after 91% of Sotheby’s shareholders voted to accept French telecom tycoon Patrick Drahi’s $57-a-share offer to take Sotheby’s private. Folks at Sotheby’s were holding their breath to see if the auct…