Elizabeth Taylor News

Elton John Dedicates AIDS Benefit to Elizabeth Taylor

By Associated Press on May 19, 2011

Elton John, pictures, picture, photos, photo, pics, pic, images, image, hot, sexy, latest, new, 2011CAP D'ANTIBES, France – Elton John has dedicated an AIDS benefit dinner to the late American actress Elizabeth Taylor, an early pioneer in the fight against the disease.

John has called Taylor a "force of nature" and pledged she'll remain the star-studded charity event's "guiding star." Taylor died in March.

Christie's to Auction Elizabeth Taylor Jewelry, Art

By Associated Press on April 9, 2011

Elizabeth Taylor, Liz Taylor, pictures, picture, photos, photo, pics, pic, images, image, hot, sexy, latest, new, 2011NEW YORK – Christie's auction house says it has reached an agreement with Elizabeth Taylor's family to sell her prized jewelry collection, as well as some of her art, clothing and other memorabilia.

Christie's says it is planning a series of auctions that will be announced later this spring.

Andy Warhol's Elizabeth Taylor Portrait to Sell at Auction

By Associated Press on March 25, 2011

NEW YORK – An Andy Warhol portrait of Elizabeth Taylor is heading to a New York City auction. It's estimated to bring $20 million.

The Wall Street Journal reports that "Liz#5" is owned by hedge-fund manager Steven Cohen. The 1963 silkscreen will be sold at Phillips de Pury at its contemporary art sale on May 12.

The actress died on Wednesday at age 79.

The portrait shows the screen siren smiling and her eyelids covered in blue eye shadow. It comes from Warhol's 1960s series of pop culture icons like Jacqueline Kennedy and Marilyn Monroe.

Elizabeth Taylor Laid to Rest in Private Funeral at Forest Lawn Cemetery

By Sandy Cohen on March 25, 2011

Elizabeth Taylor, pictures, picture, photos, photo, pics, pic, images, image, hot, sexy, latest, new, 2011GLENDALE, Calif. – Elizabeth Taylor's family mourned the screen legend in a brief private funeral service Thursday at a Southern California cemetery famous for being the final resting place of Hollywood celebrities, including her good friend Michael Jackson.