Sotheby’s Auction House Events | June 2019

By RSIR Staff |

From fine jewels and rare wines in London, to Marceau Rivière’s in Paris and a one-of-a-kind New York auction to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising, here’s a look at what’s happening at Sotheby’s Auction House in June.

6.5   |   Fine Jewels   London

The Fine Jewels sale will include a range of pieces with a special focus on jewelry from the “Jazz Age” and creations from the world’s premier designers, including Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels and Boucheron.

6.7 – 6.21   |   Fine Books and Manuscripts   Online

This sale of Fine Books and Manuscripts is led by John R. Mott’s Nobel Peace Prize Medal and also includes Property of a Gentleman, a collection of 19th century American and British literature.

6.10   |   Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art   London

The Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art auction will comprise sculptures, prints and paintings by some of India’s most renowned artists. It is led by a pivotal 1958 Francis Newton Souza painting.

6.12 – 6.13   |   Finest and Rarest Wines   London

Nearly 1,100 lots will be presented with varietals including Bordeaux, Burgundy, Champagne and more. It will afford a phenomenal choice of vintages, châteaux and estates.

6.18 – 6.19   |   The Collection of Marceau Rivière  Paris

Step into another world in legendary art dealer Marceau Rivière’s collection of African Treasures with over 250 artworks that will be available for sale in Paris in a two-day auction.

6.27   |   BENT.  New York

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising, Sotheby’s has created a multi-media auction of pieces informed by the LGBTQ+ experience. A portion of the buyer premium will be donated to The Center.