Christie’s continued to dominate the market for Victorian, Pre-Raphaelite and British Impressionist Art in 2016.
Our record-breaking sales achieved a total of £20,368,215, confirming our position as market leaders for the category. Across the year, Christie’s offered 577 lots in the category at price points from £3,000 to £3 million. Of lots sold, 94% achieved or exceeded their pre-sale low estimates.
The category’s top lot of 2016, Frederic, Lord Leighton’s Golden Hours, achieved £3,274,500, setting a world record for the artist.
Following these successes, we are now inviting consignments to our upcoming London sales of Victorian, Pre-Raphaelite and British Impressionist Art. Please do not hesitate to contact us for a free and confidential valuation of your collection, or to discuss the market.
London, South Kensington
22 March & 4 October 2017
London, King Street
14 June & 13 December 2017
Consignments are accepted up to two months before the auction.
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