Bowie’s out-of-this-world art collection just sold for over $41M

Business Insider | Sarah Jacobs:

Over the weekend, the late David Bowie’s art collection — including his many Memphis Design furniture pieces — was auctioned off at Sotheby’s in London. Little was known about Bowie’s private collection until after his death, when his estate reached out to Sotheby’s about putting it up for auction. Apparently, the musician had an obsession with Memphis Design, a colorful and bold form of architecture and design founded by Ettore Sottsass in the early 1980s… Read more

Image: Designer de Lucchi’s “Continental” side table sold for $8,642. Image courtesy of Sotheby’s