San Francisco


Our San Francisco team can assist in all aspects of your collecting needs; ranging from appraisals for insurance, tax, estate planning and charitable donation purposes, to wealth and collection management across sixty categories, including introductions to our specialists, bidding, buying and selling, conservation, transport, storage and any other associated Since Sotheby's San Francisco office opened in 1978, it has grown into a valuable resource as the Northern California hub to international specialists in all areas of Fine Art, Decorative Art, Jewelry, Wine and Classic Cars.



  • 19th Century European Paintings
    Jennifer Biederbeck
    Senior Vice President | Head of Office, San Francisco
  • Jewellery
    Carol Elkins
    Senior Vice President | Senior Specialist
    New York
  • Automobiles | RM Sotheby's
    David Swig
    Car Specialist, North America
    San Francisco
    +1 415 302 2247
  • Prints
    Helen Hatch
    Assistant Vice President | Specialist
    San Francisco