Category Archives: Sotheby’s Auction House

Munch The Scream
Feb232012

Sotheby’s to Offer One of the Most Famous Masterpieces in the World

Sotheby’s is honoured to announce that Edvard Munch’s masterpiece The Scream will lead its Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale in New York on 2 May 2012. The iconic work is one of the most… Read more »

Monet Sale
Feb132012

Sotheby’s London Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale Totals

On Wednesday 8th February, in a packed saleroom, Sotheby’s Impressionist & Modern Evening Sale brought a total of £78,893,650 / $125,504,018 / €94,491,096 (est. £79 – 113.3 million). The top price of the sale was… Read more »

PhilippeDufour
Feb132012

Sotheby’s Hong Kong 2012 Spring Sale Series to be held from 31 March to 4 April

Sotheby’s Hong Kong Spring Sales 2012 will be held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from 31 March to 4 April 2012. The sale series will include Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of… Read more »

Petrus82
Jan132012

Magnificent Private Collection of Mature Bordeaux goes on sale at Sotheby’s London

SOTHEBY’S LONDON 2012 wine season will open on Wednesday, 25 January 2012 with a sale of Finest and Rarest Bordeaux – A Magnificent Private Collection. This single owner collection of Bordeaux spans five decades from… Read more »

Miro2
Jan102012

Sotheby’s London Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale in February

Highlights include a major 1933 painting by Joan Miró, a rediscovered masterpiece by Gustav Klimt and a previously unseen Claude Monet snowscape. On 8th February 2012, Sotheby’s London Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale will… Read more »

Bronte manuscript
Dec192011

Sotheby’s London Sells An Unpublished Autograph Manuscript By Charlotte Brontë

Friday 16th December 2011 – Sotheby’s London is delighted to announce that in a tense bidding battle yesterday, in its English Literature, History, Children’s Books & Illustrations sale, Charlotte Brontë’s autograph manuscript, The Young Men’s… Read more »

SothebysWineSale
Dec192011

Sotheby’s 2011 Wine Sales Bring USD85.5 million

FRIDAY, 16 DECEMBER, 2011 – Sotheby’s Wine auctions in 2011 brought an overall global total of USD85,467,096; this is almost equal to last year’s figure of USD88.27 million. The 2011 figure is the second highest… Read more »

CicadaBrooch-650x165
Dec072011

Sotheby’s London Fine Jewellery Sale to take place on 14 December 2011

Sotheby’s London is delighted to announce the sale of Fine Jewels which will take place on Wednesday, 14 December 2011. Comprised of 399 lots, the sale is estimated to fetch in excess of £2.2 million…. Read more »

Roof tops by Diana Ong, used with permission
Nov252011

Sotheby’s Auction Calendar - Upcoming Highlights

Important Russian Art – Nov 28th (London) Russian Works of Art, Fabergé and Icons – Nov 30th (London) Important Furniture, Ceramics, Clocks and Silver – Dec 6th (London) Magnificent Jewels - Dec 7th (New York)… Read more »

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Nov252011

Sotheby’s Hong Kong Autumn Sales 2011

The Sotheby’s International Realty Property Desk at the Autumn Auction in HK, showcasing our fabulous double pool villa listing. SOTHEBY’S HONG KONG AUTUMN SALE  2011 (October 1-6) achieved over HKD 3.2 billion / USD 411… Read more »