Plan Your Bidding Strategy for the Tavern on the Green Auction

Photo: Courtesy of Tavern on the Green

If you want to take one last look at Tavern on the Green, take a walk through the space from noon to 8 p.m. through Tuesday. The three-day auction begins on January 13 at 1 p.m. In addition to decorations, flatware, plates, kitchen equipment, and a green-crystal chandelier valued at $300,000, eyeglasses and suits belonging to Tavern’s former operator, Warner LeRoy, are also up for sale. Proceeds from the auction will go to Tavern’s 450-plus creditors. [DealBook/NYT]