Sotheby’s Latin American Art Department is the world leader in the field, achieving exceptional prices for renowned works of art. We pioneered sales of Latin American art with the first sale dedicated to this category in 1977, and we have continued to expand the market in this field ever since.
Sotheby’s Latin American Art team’s reach has expanded rapidly in recent years. In 2017, we engaged over 300 bidders from nearly 40 countries in sales of Latin American Art—marking the highest level of global participation in the last five years. Sotheby’s has shown unwavering commitment to exposing Latin American Art to a wider collector base, ultimately driving competition in the saleroom and producing the best results for our consignors. Our seasoned team of experts is based in New York and works closely with colleagues in key regional offices throughout the Americas and Europe to source and sell the finest works.