LUXE: ART OF DESIGN | European Decorative Arts and 20th Century Design | 20 APRIL 2018 - 22 APRIL 2018 | 2:00 PM EDT | NEW YORK
This April’s offering of decorative arts explores the art of design throughout the centuries. Spanning from the sixteenth to the twenty-first century, this sale brings together English, European, and American silver, ceramics, furniture, and tapestries, with an array of Pre- and Post-War Design objects and furniture. The sale includes distinguished French furniture and Chinese Export porcelain from the collection of the late Elizabeth Keck that adorned her Jacques Grange-designed Southern California home. This diverse selection of property illustrates the evolution of design and imagines a textured, eclectically decorated interior.
Collections: European Decorative Arts | 27 October 2017 | 10:00 AM EDT | New York
Sotheby’s is delighted to present Collections: European Decorative Arts, an auction featuring a wide variety of European furniture and decorative objects. The exhibition, stylized by New York-based photographer and designer Judy Kim, will open on 13 October in our New York galleries and will continue until our auction on Friday 27 October. The sale is highlighted by property from the Lesley and Emma Sheafer Collection, Deaccessioned from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, which includes a selection of German furniture and silver-gilt as well as several Meissen porcelain birds. Other highlights of the auction include a Louis XV style commode by François Linke, a large pair of ormolu and porphyry obelisks, and an Italian mirror attributed to Giuseppe Maria Bonzanigo.
Collections: European Decorative Arts | 09 June 2017 | 10:00 AM EDT | New York
Collections: European Decorative Arts features English, European, and 19th century furniture and decorative arts from several private collections and estates. Highlights include a collection of Prisoner-of-War carved bone objects, a Venetian red lacquer and arte povera bureau bookcase, as well as a pair of George III mahogany bombé commodes. The sale will take place on 9 June in our New York salesroom.