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There’s Still Time to Live Like a Rockefeller

Starting in November, Sotheby’s will auction off about 450 lots from Nelson and Happy Rockefeller’s estate.

9934: Massimo Campigli, Le Pettinatrici (The Hairdressers).
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When David Rockefeller’s estate sold at Christie’s New York earlier this year, the allure of “living like a Rockefeller” induced eager collectors to spend wild sums. Porcelain figures estimated to sell for a few thousand sold for five times that amount, while porcelain dishes (there was a lot of porcelain)  estimated in the thousands sold for millions.

Now, Christie’s rival Sotheby’s is hoping that there’s some Rockefeller magic left over.