1956 Ferrari on auction at Sotheby’s

Argentinian Juan Manuel Fangio was the greatest race-car driver of the 1950s, alongside Stirling Moss, and arguably the greatest driver of all time. He won the world championship five times, excelled at racing a variety of famous marques, including Ferrari, Maserati,...

The legacy of Baron Haussmann

The Pompidou Centre and the Eiffel Tower may be the most visited tourist attractions in Paris, but the city’s most enduring look goes by the name Haussmann. Those ubiquitous white stone-fronted terraces, ringed with wrought-iron balconies and topped with mansard...