1. One of the few lots to sell significantly above its estimate, at Sotheby’s, was a 1780 landscape by Joseph Wright of Derby showing a cavern in the Gulf of Salerno with the figure of Julia, the banished daughter of Emperor Augustus.
2. Attractions: Paradise within reach.
3. Best film and best director. Surprisingly, Nolan has never received a directing nomination from the Academy.
5. “One employee’s parents contacted the company to let us know their son was resigning.
6. At New Year and always, may peace and love fill your heart, beauty fill your world, and contentment and joy fill your days.