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Alfred Taubman, Mall Developer, Ex-Sotheby’s Chair, Dies at 91

A. Alfred Taubman, the shopping-mall magnate and onetime chairman of Sotheby’s Holdings Inc. who was convicted of fixing prices with rival auction house Christie’s International Plc, has died. He was 91.

Taubman died of a heart attack late Friday at his home in in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, his son and Taubman Centers Inc. Chief Executive Officer Robert S. Taubman said in a statement on the company’s website.