Auction Results: Sotheby’s Americana Week 2018 achieved $13.9 million with nearly 1,000 lots sold across two auctions. The week kicked off with the sale of Important Printed and Manuscript Americana, including Cartography, which was led by The Declaration of Independence printed by E. Russell that sold for $1.2 million. The Important Americana sale achieved $9.6 million and saw strong results across a diverse group of works, including American furniture, silver, and ceramics.
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Auction Details: At Sotheby’s New York, the New Year begins with Americana Week. In 2017, Americana Week achieved $19.4 million, its greatest total in a decade, and drew over 5,000 visitors to our galleries. This January please join us for the start of a new season with Fine American furniture, decorative and folk art from notable private collections including Property from the Dudley & Constance Godfrey Foundation, Property from the Collection of Susan & Mark Laracy, Property from the Collection of Patricia M. Sax, Property from the Estates of Price & Isobel H. Glover, and Important American Folk Art from the Collection of Bobbi & Ralph Terkowitz.