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Selling Impressionist Art with Sotheby's

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Get Started with an Estimate
Register or log in to your account to request an estimate of your Impressionist art. Complimentary estimates are provided for each Impressionist or modern painting or other work of art that meets our minimum consignment value ($5,000 in New York, £3,000 in London and HK$40,000 in Hong Kong).

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Impressionist Art Consigned with Sotheby's

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When is the best time to sell my Impressionist art?
    Sotheby's Impressionist Art auctions continually attract collectors and buyers from around the world. Our Impressionist & Modern auctions include works spanning from Impressionism to the beginning of the 1950s, with many hailing from prestigious private collections and some lots appearing for the first time at auction. Top works typically include paintings by Pablo Picasso, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Paul Gauguin, Alfred Sisley, Camille Pissarro, Pierre Bonnard, Juan Gris, Fernand Léger, Joan Miró, René Magritte, Claude Monet, Gustave Caillebotte, Wassily Kandinsky, or Egon Schiele.
  • Does Sotheby's sell Impressionist art online?
    Absolutely. Today’s collectors are in search of modern art and Impressionist art through live auctions, private sales and online through When you submit your art online, our specialists will consider it for consignment in both live and online sales.
  • What is Sotheby's fee to appraise my Impressionist art?
    Sotheby's does not provide appraisals but rather we offer auction estimate evaluations for items we believe we can sell at auction. Our auction estimate valuations are complimentary. At no charge, our specialists review submissions and provide valuations for any Impressionist or modern paintings we believe we can sell at a live auction or online sale. If your painting is not an appropriate fit for a Sotheby's auction, we will do our best to recommend an alternate resource to sell your artwork.

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