On 13 November, Sotheby’s will begin the marquee New York auction week with the sale of one of the great American collections of non-western art: The Collection of Edwin and Cherie Silver, including top-quality examples of classical African, Pre-Columbian, Oceanic and American Indian Art. The Silvers built their famous Los Angeles collection beginning in the 1960s, during the golden age of American post-war collecting in these categories. This auction is an opportunity to acquire sculptures of a calibre that are rarely available on the market today. Click ahead for a first look at a selection of highlights from the sale.
The Collection of Edwin & Cherie Silver
13 November | New York