Our specialists work in over 60 departments ranging from Antiquities to Contemporary Art. To learn more about our collecting categories, browse our departments to identify your area of interest and the team of specialists who can help answer your questions.
Browse our Specialist Directory for a quick view of department contacts.
On June 8, Christie’s Antiquities sale will offer a 9,000-year-old limestone mask from the Judean desert that is among the earliest sculptural types to survive from the ancient Near East. Additional highlights among the 260 lots in the sale are an extremely rare Egyptian painted votive linen from the 18th-19th Dynasty (circa 1300 – 1200 B.C.), beautiful examples of 2nd century A.D. Roman sculpture—a head of Apollo and a torso of Venus—and one of only four known complete standing figures in marble of a Roman actor wearing the theater mask of the “Old Man of Comedy.” The sale also offers a wide and varied selection of antiquities from distinguished private collections including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections, Property from the Estate of Ernst Beyeler, and Property from the Collection of Alan Dershowitz and Carolyn Cohen.
Sale Totals are hammer price plus buyer's premium and do not reflect costs, financing fees or application of buyer's or seller's credits.
Please note that we cannot guarantee the timely receipt
of your alerts. Auction results are not official until 48 hours after the sale.
Online absentee bidding for this sale has closed. Please contact the
Register to bid online in this sale by
Register to bid in the saleroom by
View All Upcoming Sales
Select an option below to add this sale to the
calendar of your choice :