275 Years of Success: 10 Historic Moments in the Life of Sotheby's

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Marking to the day the 275th anniversary of Sotheby’s first auction, an exhibition of visual highlights from our illustrious history opens in London on 11th March 2019. It explores the characters, both well known and behind the scenes, who have grown the company from its modest origins. Combining recently unearthed archival images and footage of past triumphs with artefacts from recent record-breaking sales, 275 Years in Pictures celebrates the spirit of innovation that continues to propel Sotheby’s forward. Click the image above to view the slideshow.

275 Years of Success: 10 Historic Moments in the Life of Sotheby's

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