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Selling Swiss Art with Sotheby's

Get Started with a Painting Estimate

Get Started with a Painting Estimate
Register or log in to your account to request an estimate of your Swiss painting. Complimentary estimates are provided for each painting 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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Swiss Paintings Consigned with Sotheby's

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When is the best time to sell my Swiss art?
    There is no better time to consign a Swiss painting, drawing or sculpture with Sotheby’s because exceptional Swiss artwork is in demand throughout the year. Sotheby’s auctions are followed by an international audience of top galleries, dealers and private collectors. We have the unrivaled ability to maximize the value of your artwork through our international network as we leverage our extensive knowledge of collectors and new buyers. If you wish to sell a Swiss painting or other Swiss artwork, simply send photographs, paperwork and other background information to Sotheby’s for a complimentary auction estimate.
  • Why should I sell my Swiss painting with Sotheby's?
    Sotheby’s auctions are followed by an international audience that includes top galleries, dealers and private collectors. When you sell a Swiss painting, drawing or sculpture in a Sotheby’s auction, you gain exposure to a large and competitive group of global buyers who compete to purchase fine art for the highest price.

    Our specialists have decades of experience and are connected to the top buyers in the market. If your artwork is a good fit for one of our auctions, your dedicated specialist will help you through the consignment and shipping process to make it a seamless and enjoyable selling experience.
  • How do I ship my painting to Sotheby's for sale?
    Once our specialists have provided you with an auction estimate, they will help you with the shipping process. We work with the best fine art shippers around the globe to provide you with a seamless, insured and safe shipping experience.

More information on how to sell with Sotheby's

Sotheby’s is your best resource to sell a Swiss painting, drawing, sculpture or other work by a Swiss artist such as Ferdinand Hodler, Félix Vallotton, Cuno Amiet, Albert Anker, Max Bill, Giovanni Giacometti, Giovanni Segantini, Gottardo Segantini, Meret Oppenheim, Jean Tinguely, Frank Buchser, Ernest Biéler, L John Armleder, Sylvie Fleury, Martin Disler, Richard Paul Lohse, Verena Loewensberg, Marc-Antoine Fehr, Italo Valenti, and many other artists.

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