James Christie founded Christie’s in 1766. Since then, the auction house has conducted grand and famous auctions. Christie’s holds approximately 350 auctions each year in over 80 categories, including fine and decorative arts, jewelry, collectibles, wine, and more and with prices ranging from $200 to over $100 million. The auction house also conducts private sales in all categories, including but not limited to, Post-War and Contemporary, Impressionist and Modern, Old Masters and Jewelry.
Christie’s - Dec 19, 2019
(From left to right) Outsider Art; Chinese Export Art Featuring the Tibor Collection, Part II; Important American Furniture, Folk Art and Silver New York – Christie’s announces Americana Week 2020, a series of auctions, viewings and events, to be held January 11-24. The week of sales is comprised of Outsider Art on January 17, Chinese Expor...
RELEASE: Christie’s Old Master & British Drawings Including Works from the Collection of Jean Bonna - 28 January 2020Christie’s - Dec 18, 2019
GIOVANNI ANTONIO CANAL, IL CANALETTO (VENICE 1697-1768), View of the South front of Warwick Castle, pen and brown ink, gray wash, estimate: $800,000-1,200,000 New York – Christie’s announces Old Master & British Drawings Including Works from the Collection of Jean Bonna will take place on January 28 in New York. The auction offers a w...
Christie’s - Dec 13, 2019
(From left to right) Lot 843, Rufino Teixeira, Malvasia 1814, 2 bottles per lot, Price realized: $11,875. Lot 263, Domaine de la Romanée-Conti, Assortment 1978, 12 bottles per lot, Price Realized: $37,500. Lot 146, Château Lafite-Rothschild 1982, 12 bottles per lot, Price realized: $32,500. New York – Christie’s New York Finest & Rarest...
RELEASE: Christie’s To Offer Important Bill Traylor Work From The Collection Of Alice Walker | 17 January 2020Christie’s - Dec 13, 2019
Bill Traylor (circa 1853-1949), Man on White, Woman on Red / Man with Black Dog (double-sided), 1939-1942, tempera and graphite on repurposed paper, 18 ⅞ x 24 in., Estimate: $200,000-400,000 New York – Christie’s announces it will offer Bill Traylor’s Man on White, Woman on Red / Man with Black Dog (double-sided), from the collection o...
Christie’s - Dec 13, 2019
(From left to right) JUDY KENSLEY MCKIE (B. 1944), Two ‘Jaguar’ Benches, 1992, numbers 1 and 2 from the edition of 12 plus 4 artist’s proofs, patinated bronze, Price Realized: $375,000. CHRISTOPHER DRESSER (1834-1904), Rare and Important Teapot, circa 1879, manufactured by James Dixon & Sons, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, electroplated m...