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Karl Lagerfeld’s Estate

Karl Lagerfeld’s Estate

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From 3 to 16 December, Sotheby’s pays tribute to Karl Lagerfeld through a sale. The fashion designer, the decorator, the photographer and of course the collector will be put in the spotlight. Because Karl Lagerfeld has never stopped being passionate about art and multiplying settings throughout his life: Art deco in the 70s, colorful playful Italian design in the 80s, then French decorative...

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THE FINAL CHRISTO ORIGINAL WORKS FOR THE ARC DE TRIOMPHE

THE FINAL CHRISTO ORIGINAL WORKS FOR THE ARC DE TRIOMPHE

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In September, Sotheby’s Paris will introduce The Final Christo, an exhibition which lists 25 works by the artist, including L’Arc de Triomphe, Wrapped. Each work will be available for private sales and profits will be donated to Arc de Triomphe, Wrapped project, and Fondation Christo et Jeanne-Claude, created in order to protect the artists’ legacy for future generations.
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Influencing the Arts: Napoléon

Influencing the Arts: Napoléon

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Next September, Sotheby’s launches new artistic appointments: Influencing the Arts, which will showcase a series of works, in all disciplines, representing a historical figure who marked Art. The first sale will be about Napoléon, for it is the bicentenary of his death. He dominated the arts of his time, laying out the contours of a new aesthetic destined for the expression of his own...

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 MGM Resorts x Sotheby’s: A Celebration of Art, Luxury and Culture

MGM Resorts x Sotheby’s: A Celebration of Art, Luxury and Culture

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The back-to-school event not to be missed ... Sotheby’s in Las Vegas: Picasso Masterworks From MGM Resorts.

In order to promote the 140th anniversary of the artist Pablo Picasso, Sotheby's is teaming up with MGM Resorts to exclusively present a selection of artworks by the famous artist.

Pablo Picasso, one of the major artists of the twentieth century who...

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Old Masters Evening Sale

Old Masters Evening Sale

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In July, Sotheby’s will organize a sale introducing Old Masters. An amazing selection of early Netherlandish paintings from a private Spanish collection will be sold. There will be masterpieces by some of the finest artists of the late 16th and 17th centuries, such as Jan Brueghel the Elder, Balthasar van der Ast and Ambrosius Bosschaert. Many come from the collection of Schuybroek family....

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SOTHEBY’S TO LAUNCH SALES IN GERMANY

SOTHEBY’S TO LAUNCH SALES IN GERMANY

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Later this year, Sotheby’s will launch auctions in Cologne, Germany, establishing itself as the only international auction house to hold sales in the country. Why Cologne? Because it is “the beating heart of the art world in this region, and a city surrounded by one of the highest concentrations of collectors and contemporary art institutions in Europe” Franka Haiderer,...

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Monet, Basquiat and Twombly top a $702 million week of auctions

Monet, Basquiat and Twombly top a $702 million week of auctions

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This week, a variety of art was on the auction block, including Impressionist, Modern and Contemporary art. It was at an evening sale, that the total reached $596.8 million. The auctioneer for the evening was Olivier Baker, who works for Sotheby's. It was possible to view the auction, which took place in New York, through a live broadcast. Many buyers were present, from New York to Hong Kong...

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One of Monet's Finest Large-Scale Waterlilies Ever to Appear at Auction

One of Monet's Finest Large-Scale Waterlilies Ever to Appear at Auction

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The Wednesday 12 May 2021, one of Claude Monet's most incredible paintings will be offered at Sotheby's evening sale of Impressionist and Modern Art in New York.

Le Bassin aux Nymphéas, painted between 1917 and 1919 at Monet's home in Giverny, measures 40 by 79 inches. It is one of the paintings in an emblematic series of Monet's works. This painting is...

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