Impressionist Art Consignment
Are you looking to part with an acquired or inherited piece of Impressionist & Modern Art? Or perhaps you wish to sell an entire collection? If so, now is the time to consign a painting, drawing or sculpture for our Impressionist & Modern Art auctions. To learn about the value of your collection, simply submit images and information through our easy-to-use online estimate form. Our global team of specialists will review your submission and issue preliminary estimates for items that can be included in our sales. Engaging sellers and buyers from around the world, Impressionist specialists are able to sell paintings for record results, including many of the highest prices ever achieved in this category.
Sotheby’s Impressionist & Modern Art sales in New York and London feature paintings, drawings and sculpture by leading artists of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Recent highlights include the $157.2 million sale of Modigliani’s Greatest Nude. Other highlights were Pablo Picasso’s monumental portrayal of Marie Thérèse Walter, a luminous canvas from Claude Monet’s renowned London series, the sublime waterways of Signac’s La Corne d'Or, a strong selection of modern sculpture, classic Impressionist compositions and an array of Cubist, Surrealist and Fauve works. In addition to auctions, we conduct private sales in a range of categories, including Impressionist & Modern Art. To learn more, click here.
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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 Signac, 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 sothebys.com. When you submit art you have acquired 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 specialists will 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 impressionist artwork.