Pierre Berge & Assoc

  • The Volkswagen Beetle continues to defy the laws of economics, becoming one of the hottest collector car investments at the same time as being the most plentiful. Though the collector car market has cooled, 36 of the 50 most valuable Beetles have been sold in the last three years.
  • ​A significant work in the history of science changed hands last week when the dedication copy of Galileo Galilei's last great work, "Discorsi e dimostrazioni matematiche" was sold in Paris for €727,919 (US$791,190), putting it among the 50 Most Valuable Scientific Documents of all-time.​