On the Auction Block: An Edith Piaf Autograph and a Rare Piano

Blair Pfander

Collectors of every ilk will relish the well-rounded mix of valuable merch heading to the block this week.
For full-throttle fun, Bonham’s Oxford Collector’s Motor Cars sale features hundreds of elegant automobiles, including a bright yellow 1968 Ferrari GTO.
Looking for an unusual addition to your modern art collection? Chuck Close may be known for his floor-to-ceiling portraiture, but a rare Polaroid—taped into a foam core frame—is sure to fetch a pretty penny at Christies this week.
Here, the top 10 most extravagant pieces that are pulling at our purse strings.

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