Christie's | Fine Art Auction House

Ancient Art & Antiquities

Christie's offers ancient art from the dawn of civilization to the Dark Ages, ranging from Western Europe to the Caspian Sea, embracing the cultures of Egypt, Greece, Rome and the Near East.

Christie's London holds the world auction record of £7,926,650 for the Jenkins Venus from Newby Hall, England. This Roman marble statue was sold in 2002 for the highest price ever achieved for an ancient classical marble sculpture at auction.

Sales are held four times a year, twice in New York and twice in London.

Upcoming Sales from this department

  • Jun 2014 5

    SALE 2856|
    New York, Rockefeller Center
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    Antiquities

  • Oct 2014 1

    SALE 1561|
    London, King Street
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    Antiquities

  • Oct 2014 7

    SALE 1556|
    London, King Street
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    Oriental Rugs and Carpets

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