Great Collectors: The Chara Schreyer Collection

NEW YORK | 15 NOVEMBER 2023 & 16 NOVEMBER 2023

The Chara Schreyer Collection is a remarkable testament to her lifelong dedication to art, solidifying her position as a crucial collector and patron of post-war and contemporary art in the 21st century. Her collection defies easy categorization, encompassing seminal works from artists who shaped art movements like Conceptualism and Minimalism. This exceptional collection will be featured in two upcoming Sotheby's auctions this fall: the Contemporary Evening Auction, 15 November 2023, and the Contemporary Day Auction, 16 November 2023, underscoring her unwavering commitment to art and intellectual curiosity. With works by artists such as Marcel Duchamp, Frank Stella, Eva Hesse, and more, it celebrates interconnectedness and transformation. Chara's support for women artists and her innovative approach to exhibiting art in her living spaces enrich her collector's story, reflecting her profound generosity and intention to share art, rooted in her personal foundations and roles as a patron and trustee of major art institutions.

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