Georgina Gold

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  • Originally joined the company in 2002 as a specialist in Australian 19th- and 20th-century Art
  • Joined the London Impressionist & Modern Art Department in 2012
  • Was a Director of Agnew’s Gallery, London


Georgina Gold, Senior Director, co-Head of the Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale, has 9 years’ experience at Sotheby’s, and has been in the Impressionist & Modern Art Department since 2012. Previously, she was a Director of Agnew’s Gallery, London, the world’s oldest family-owned dealership. Her role was to develop the International 20th Century Art and Contemporary departments and to strengthen Agnew’s presence in Australia, New Zealand, Asia and the Middle East.

Formerly, she was a Director at Sotheby’s and Head of Australian Paintings. She joined the company in 2002 as a specialist in Australian 19th- and 20th-century Art. From 2005 she took on additional responsibilities as an auctioneer for Sotheby’s Australian and Hong Kong sales. In August 2005 Ms Gold was selected as a specialist for the Antiques Roadshow. She has also represented Sotheby’s at numerous charity events, serving as auctioneer and raising money for high profile causes. In addition to this, she has been invited to judge many leading Australian art prizes.

Prior to joining Sotheby’s Ms Gold’s career in the Australian art world included managing Rex Irwin Art Dealer and working as a paintings expert at Lawsons Auctioneers. She has also worked in the UK for Phillips Fine Art Auctioneers in London, where she focused on 20th Century British paintings.