The Impressionist & Modern Art department offers paintings, sculptures and works on paper by the foremost artists of the late 19th century and first half of the 20th century. Artists included are Cézanne, Giacometti, Matisse, Monet, Picasso, Van Gogh and all those who forged artistic movements such as Impressionism, Fauvism, Cubism and Surrealism.
Christie’s hosts regular auctions of Impressionist & Modern Art in New York, London, Paris and Amsterdam. Twice a year, our London and New York salerooms feature an Evening Sale, Day Sale, and a specialized auction of Works on Paper. Separate curated sales of Italian Art and the Art of the Surreal are also held in London. Our international team of experts includes more than 30 specialists across the Americas, Europe and Asia who offer comprehensive art advisory services to consignors and buyers. Additionally, we have a dedicated Private Sales team that provides clients with a discreet, flexible option to buy and sell outside the auction timeline.
Christie’s dominates the market for Impressionist and Modern Art by achieving a combined total of $325.8 million with stellar sell-through rates of 89% by lot and 96% by value (New York, May 2014)