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:

Babe Ruth, Auction MVP

How much will fans pay for the baseball legend’s memorabilia? Our slideshow has auction results for everything from autographed balls to his 1919 Yankees contract.

Ferrari, Then and Now

Classic Ferraris never seem to age – these side-by-side comparisons prove they look as good today as they did when they first hit the road.


Fit for an Emperor

Preview an upcoming London sale with rare treasures related to Napoleon Bonaparte and revisit others from past auctions.