Edition:
International
Pictures | Tue Nov 30, 2021 | 2:59pm EST

Karl Lagerfeld's fingerless gloves to go under hammer

Pairs of gloves and a doll depicting late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld are displayed before the auction of Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Pairs of gloves and a doll depicting late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld are displayed before the auction of Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Pairs of gloves and a doll depicting late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld are displayed before the auction of Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Close
1 / 16
A figurine Tokidoki x Karl Lagerfeld - Mr. Black & White is displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld’s Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.  REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A figurine Tokidoki x Karl Lagerfeld - Mr. Black & White is displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld’s Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.  REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A figurine Tokidoki x Karl Lagerfeld - Mr. Black & White is displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld’s Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.  REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Close
2 / 16
A Rolls Royce Phantom car owned by late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld is displayed before the auction of Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A Rolls Royce Phantom car owned by late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld is displayed before the auction of Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A Rolls Royce Phantom car owned by late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld is displayed before the auction of Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Close
3 / 16
The artwork "Choupette, 2013" by artist Joana Vasconcelos is displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

The artwork "Choupette, 2013" by artist Joana Vasconcelos is displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

The artwork "Choupette, 2013" by artist Joana Vasconcelos is displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Close
4 / 16
Chanel pairs of gloves are displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Chanel pairs of gloves are displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Chanel pairs of gloves are displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Close
5 / 16
Jackets of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld are displayed before the auction of Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Jackets of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld are displayed before the auction of Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Jackets of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld are displayed before the auction of Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Close
6 / 16
Three Rolls-Royce cars owned by late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld are displayed before the auction of Karl Lagerfeld’s Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Three Rolls-Royce cars owned by late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld are displayed before the auction of Karl Lagerfeld’s Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Three Rolls-Royce cars owned by late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld are displayed before the auction of Karl Lagerfeld’s Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Close
7 / 16
The artwork "Buste Karl Lagerfeld (2015)" by artist Nicolas Tempe is displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld’s Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

The artwork "Buste Karl Lagerfeld (2015)" by artist Nicolas Tempe is displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld’s Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

The artwork "Buste Karl Lagerfeld (2015)" by artist Nicolas Tempe is displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld’s Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Close
8 / 16
Three small embroidered cushions for the cat Choupette and leather gloves are displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Three small embroidered cushions for the cat Choupette and leather gloves are displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric...more

Three small embroidered cushions for the cat Choupette and leather gloves are displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Close
9 / 16
Chanel pairs of gloves are displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Chanel pairs of gloves are displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Chanel pairs of gloves are displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Close
10 / 16
A photograph of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld is displayed before the auction of Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.  REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A photograph of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld is displayed before the auction of Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.  REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A photograph of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld is displayed before the auction of Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.  REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Close
11 / 16
A figurine Tokidoki x Karl Lagerfeld - Mr. Black & White is displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld’s Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.  REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A figurine Tokidoki x Karl Lagerfeld - Mr. Black & White is displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld’s Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.  REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A figurine Tokidoki x Karl Lagerfeld - Mr. Black & White is displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld’s Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.  REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Close
12 / 16
A set of ten pairs of gloves are displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A set of ten pairs of gloves are displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A set of ten pairs of gloves are displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Close
13 / 16
Rolls Royces cars owned by late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld are displayed before the auction of Karl Lagerfeld’s Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Rolls Royces cars owned by late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld are displayed before the auction of Karl Lagerfeld’s Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Rolls Royces cars owned by late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld are displayed before the auction of Karl Lagerfeld’s Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Close
14 / 16
A scratching post of the cat Choupette is displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A scratching post of the cat Choupette is displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A scratching post of the cat Choupette is displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld's Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Close
15 / 16
The artwork "Buste Karl Lagerfeld (2015)" by artist Nicolas Tempe is displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld’s Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

The artwork "Buste Karl Lagerfeld (2015)" by artist Nicolas Tempe is displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld’s Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

The artwork "Buste Karl Lagerfeld (2015)" by artist Nicolas Tempe is displayed before the auction of late fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld’s Collection by Sotheby's auction house in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, November 30, 2021.    REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Close
16 / 16

Next Slideshows

Pictures of the year: Sports

From the 2020 Tokyo Olympics to The UEFA European Championship, here are our best sports pictures of the year.

Nov 30 2021

Barbados ditches Britain's Queen Elizabeth to become republic

Barbados ditched Britain's Queen Elizabeth as head of state, forging a new republic with its first-ever president and severing its last remaining colonial...

Nov 30 2021

Rivers of lava pour from La Palma volcano

Red-hot molten rock continues to gush along the western flanks of the volcano, which has been erupting since Sept. 19, and the pace of daily earth tremors is...

Nov 29 2021

Fashion Awards red carpet

Celebrities show off their red carpet styles at the 2021 Fashion Awards in London.

Nov 29 2021

MORE IN PICTURES

Meat Loaf: 1947 - 2022

Meat Loaf: 1947 - 2022

Meat Loaf, the U.S. rock star whose debut 'Bat Out of Hell' became one of the best-selling albums of all time, has died at age 74. The singer and actor, otherwise known as Michael Lee Aday, sold more than 100 million records worldwide and had roles in films 'The Rocky Horror Picture Show' and 'Fight Club'.

USS Constitution has first female commander in its 224-year history

USS Constitution has first female commander in its 224-year history

Commander Billie Farrell becomes the first female commanding officer of the USS Constitution in the ship's 224-year history, in Boston, Massachusetts.

Louie Anderson: 1953 - 2022

Louie Anderson: 1953 - 2022

Louie Anderson, a three-time Emmy Award winner, comedian and game show host, died on Friday morning after a battle with cancer, at age 68.

Rescue efforts begin after deadliest coalition air strikes on Yemen's Sanaa since 2019

Rescue efforts begin after deadliest coalition air strikes on Yemen's Sanaa since 2019

Rescue efforts begin following air strikes by the Saudi-led coalition, fighting Yemen's Houthi group on the capital Sanaa that killed at least 20 people, including civilians, Houthi media and residents said, in one of its deadliest attacks since 2019.

Washington's 'March for Life'

Washington's 'March for Life'

Anti-abortion advocates gathered in Washington for the annual "March for Life," their mood boosted by recent state abortion restrictions and the possibility that the U.S. Supreme Court could soon upend the Roe v. Wade ruling that legalized abortion nationwide.

Notable deaths in 2022

Notable deaths in 2022

Newsmakers and celebrities who have died this year.

La Palma residents climb volcanic ash mountains to return home

La Palma residents climb volcanic ash mountains to return home

Residents return home for the first time in four months after the Cumbre Vieja volcano eruption forced them to flee and covered homes in mounds of black ash.

Tonga volcano and tsunami cause oil spill in Peru

Tonga volcano and tsunami cause oil spill in Peru

Tonga's undersea volcanic eruption, that triggered tsunami warnings across the Pacific Ocean, led to an oil spill off the coast of Lima.

Satellite images show build-up of Russian forces near Ukraine

Satellite images show build-up of Russian forces near Ukraine

Russia has massed tens of thousands of troops on its borders with Ukraine, and Western states fear Moscow is planning a new assault on a country it invaded in 2014.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast