EXHIBITIONS IN AMERICA


All Sotheby's exhibitions are free and open to the public. 


Sotheby's New York

1334 York Avenue
New York, New York


 

History of Science and Technology
Exhibition: 7–11 December | New York
Auction: 12 December | New York
Sotheby’s inaugural History of Science & Technology sale will include books, manuscripts, scientific & technological instruments and other artefacts, spanning the 16th–20th centuries in categories ranging from physics, mathematics, cryptography and computing, to medicine, astronomy and space exploration.
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Fine Books & Manuscripts 
Exhibition: 7–11 December | New York
Auction: 11 December | New York
This sale brings together a diverse array of works from the 16th century to present, and includes especially strong offerings of modern literature, sport, and travel.
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Important Design
Exhibition: 9–12 December | New York
Auction: 13 December | New York
Sotheby’s is pleased to present an array of superb design works from the last century in our annual Important Design auction. A highly curated selection of historic and post-war design will be on offer, featuring works from a number of esteemed private collections.
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Tiffany: Dreaming in Glass
Exhibition: 9–12 December | New York
Auction: 13 December | New York
Highlights from the sale include examples of Tiffany’s most iconic and highly sought-after designs, including an exceptional “Cobweb” Table Lamp, a superb “Wisteria” Table Lamp, and a "Magnolia and Peony" Window.
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Masterworks by Tiffany Studios: The William A. Richardson Collection
Exhibition: 9–12 December | New York
Auction: 13 December | New York
Sotheby’s is honoured to present the extraordinary Tiffany collection of William A. Richardson in a dedicated auction. A true connoisseur’s collection, the ensemble was thoughtfully curated over the past two decades with a keen and discerning eye.
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Prints & Multiples Online 
Exhibition: 9–15 December | New York
Auction: Through 15 December | Online
With estimates ranging from $500 to $100,000, this sale presents an exciting opportunity to begin and grow your collection. A wide selection of modern and contemporary prints will be offered, including works by Joan Miró, Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol, Bruce Nauman and Jonas Wood.
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EXHIBITIONS IN THE UNITED KINGDOM


All Sotheby's exhibitions are free and open to the public. 

Sotheby's London
34-35 New Bond Street
London W1S 2RT UK

 

English Literature, History, Children’s Books & Illustrations
Exhibition: 8–11 December | London
Auction: 11–12 December | London
In perfect time for the festive season, the sale will include The Florence Ada Maggs Collection of Sangorski & Sutcliffe Christmas Bindings. 
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Fine Jewels
Exhibition: 8–11 December | London
Auction: 12 December | London
This sale includes an array of stylish jewels from the 18th through to the 21st centuries. Included in the sale is a selection of artists’ jewels by notable 20th century designers such as Salvador Dali and Louis Comfort Tiffany, as well as pieces by Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels Bulgari and Boucheron.
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François Halard, Polaroïds Italiens
Selling Exhibition: 8–15 December | London
This exhibition is the first presentation of François Halard’s oeuvre in England. The particular atmospheres of his photographs, whether recording the Villa Malaparte in Capri or Cy Twombly’s Studio outside Rome, have made him the most well regarded and accomplished chronicler of interiors, architecture and gardens of our time.
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19th & 20th Century Sculpture
Exhibition: 9–12 December | London
Auction: 13 December | London
This December’s sale is led by a fine offering of sumptuous marbles, ranging from French Romanticism to Italian verismo. Highlights include the monumental Diana by British neoclassical sculptor Holme Cardwell, and an exuberant Nymph by Giovanni Battista Trabucco.
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Victorian, Pre-Raphaelite & British Impressionist Art

Exhibition: 9–14 December | London
Auction: 14 December | London
Sotheby’s is delighted to be offering a carefully curated collection of oil paintings, watercolours and drawings by the leading Victorian, Pre-Raphaelite & British Impressionist artists of the 19th and early 20th centuries.
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Tess Jaray
Exhibition: 24 November–26 January | London
S|2 London presents an exhibition of large scale paintings, as well as studies and drawings, from the 1960s by British Painter, Tess Jaray. For over five decades, Jaray has explored the geometry of space within our natural world.
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Ernesto Briel
Exhibition: 24 November–26 January | London
S|2 London presents an exhibition of Cuban artist Ernesto Briel’s works from the 1960s and 1970s. Born in 1943, Ernesto Briel found inspiration in Optical Art amidst the constraints and limitations of his native country following the Cuban revolution.
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EXHIBITIONS IN EUROPE

All Sotheby's exhibitions are free and open to the public. 

Sotheby's Paris 
76, rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré
Paris, France

 

 

Arts d'Asie
Exhibition: 9–11 December | Paris
Auction: 12 December | Paris
This Asian art sale is led by an exciting group of Buddhist art and centres on a magnificent 15th century gilt-bronze group of Yamantaka Vajrabhairava and Vajravetali set on an Imperial throne of Qianlong date.
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Arts d'Afrique et d'Océani
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Exhibition: 9–12 December | Paris
Auction: 12 December | Paris
A variety of highly unique African and Oceanic sculptures will pay tribute to the remarkable richness of this area in art history.
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