Sotheby's Beijing Art Week 2013


SELLING EXHIBITIONS - 28 November - 1 December:

Modern Masters: From Rembrandt to Picasso ‎- Representation of the Figure in Western ArtDetails

Following the second of Sotheby's Modern Masters selling exhibitions, which was devoted to the evolution of modern landscape paintings, this third instalment focuses on depictions of the figure. With works ranging from one of the greatest 17th century portraits by Rembrandt remaining in private hands to a Rembrandt-inspired painting of a Musketeer from the 1960s by Pablo Picasso, this exhibition presents some excellent examples of this subject by some of the critical artists in the history of western art.

Age of Elegance: European Paintings, Furniture and Works of Art from the 19th Century

This unique selling exhibition will feature an exceptional selection of European paintings, furniture and works of art from the 19th century. The included works stand in profound consideration of the era’s standout achievements in European fine and decorative arts, and marks the first occasion Sotheby’s will offer European decorative arts for sale in Beijing.

Sotheby's Diamonds

SOTHEBY’S DIAMONDS is pleased to bring to Beijing over 30 pieces of important diamonds and stunning contemporary diamond jewellery. Collectors and connoisseurs in the region will have an opportunity to acquire rare gems and beautiful jewels of exquisite style.