Sotheby's Beijing Art Week 2013

OVERSEAS HIGHLIGHT EXHIBITIONS:

Important Old Master Paintings from New York - 28 - 30 November - Details

Highlights from our upcoming Important Old Master Paintings sales in New York will be on view in Beijing, including a number of paintings from the Dutch Golden Age, as well as courtly pictures from 18th century France.


Antique Jewellery with Royal Provenance from S. J. Phillips Ltd., London - 28 November - 1 December

Sotheby's is delighted to present in Beijing for the first time an exhibition of rare antique jewellery with royal provenance from S.J. Phillips Ltd., London. Founded in 1869, S. J. Phillips Ltd. is the oldest surviving jeweler in London’s famous Bond Street. The company is managed by the Norton family (great-grandson of the original S. J.) and, together with a loyal and dedicated staff, provide a service which is second to none.

The exhibition will offer the audience in China a rare viewing opportunity of five of the most important pieces from S. J. Phillips Ltd.’s highly prized collection of antique jewels from Europe with royal provenance, among them a regal pearl and diamond pendant cluster brooch formerly belonging to Empress Eugénie of France, Russian Crown Jewels and Spanish Habsburg Jewels.