Sotheby’s France first opened in Paris in 1967 and moved to its current headquarters in 1988 in the Galerie Charpentier on Rue Faubourg Saint-Honoré, opposite the Elysée Palace. Built during the Second French Empire and remodelled in the 1930s, it was at the centre of Parisian artistic life for more than 40 years. Auctions, exhibitions, lectures and cultural and special events are held regularly on these elegant premises.
Sotheby’s France organises approximately 30 sales each year in many different collecting categories such as Impressionist & Modern art, contemporary art, African & Oceanic art, Asian art, 20th Century Design, Fine European Furniture & Works of Art, European Silver, Books & Manuscripts, Old Master & 19th Century European Paintings & Drawings and Photography. We also have Russian art and Jewellery specialists in Paris.
#Singapore’s preeminent artist #CheongSooPieng’s ‘Abstract’ is one of the many remarkable works by leading artists and modern masters on offer in the #HongKong Modern and Contemporary Southeast Asian Art auction on 3 April. Our exhibition preview begins 31 March until 2 April.
The artist’s largest oil painting, #LinFengmian’s ‘Harvest at Dawn’ evokes optimism as its shining sun warms a group of village women happily engaged in the work of harvest. This and other works will be on offer during our 2 April auction in #HongKong. #SothebysModernArt #SothebysAsianArt
⏱T-Minus 13 Hours until #SothebysWine 'A Monumental Collection, From the Cellars of a Connoisseur Part I' auction gets underway in #NYC. Don't miss the chance to bid on over 300 lots of incredible selections from the world's greatest producers, such as Domaine Leroy, JL Chave, Domaine Armand Rousseau and Masseto. Come by our York Avenue headquarters or join in online tomorrow, 25 March at 10AM EST 🍷
This week saw our #LosAngeles preview of highlights from the upcoming New York Spring auction season including pieces from our Magnificent Jewels, Contemporary Art, and Latin America: Modern Art sales. Pictured here is an Untitled work by #JoanMitchell on offer in our Contemporary Art Evening Sale on 18 May. The next chance to see highlights from the sales is a week’s time in #HongKong before the #NYC exhibition in May! #SothebysContemporary #SothebysLA
TGIF! 🙂🙃Takashi Murakami's 'Maiden in the Yellow Straw Hat' puts us in the right state of mind as we head into the weekend. 🙃🙂#SothebysOnline sale and exhibition of #SothebysPrints is open through 31 March in #NYC and at Sothebys.com/online. Get those paddles ready.