David Rothschild joined Sotheby’s in 2010. He began as a member of the Valuations team and later moved into the Fine Arts department as a cataloguer of Old Master Paintings. In 2012, Mr. Rothschild joined the Private Client Group advising Sotheby’s clients on auction and private sale transactions. In 2018, he became a member of the Contemporary Art, Private Sales team.
Mr. Rothschild has played a key role in implementing several exhibitions for Sotheby’s on both a local and regional level. He organized the selling exhibition Wall Flowers in Palm Beach in January 2015, as well as two, single artist selling exhibitions; the first in Montauk, NY in July 2016 titled Fish People and the second in Sagaponack, NY in July 2018 titled Hungry Heart. Mr. Rothschild also oversaw the dynamic exhibition at Sotheby’s New York which highlighted masterworks from the collection of BZ and Michael Schwartz.
Mr. Rothschild received his B.A. in Communications and Art History from the University of Miami.