Welcome to ‘Sotheby’s Selects,’ our daily compendium of timely stories that explore the intersection of art, history and popular culture. Here are today’s slideshows, videos and original articles.

Old Masters, New Apartment
A newly renovated apartment in New York's famous Puck Building turns out to be the perfect setting to display  centuries-old paintings -- read Sarah Hanson's story to find out why.

Inside a Grand Virginia Home
Take a look at our exclusive photographs of Oakendale, one of the most tasteful homes in Virginia's equestrian heartland.

A Cricket Primer
Consult our artful guide to Cricket so that you can better appreciate The Ashes, the sport's most important tournament -- now entering an exciting new phase.