The Collection of Arthur & Charlotte Vershbow

  • Sale 2706
  • New York, Rockefeller Plaza
  • 9 April 2013 - 10 April 2013

Christie’s is pleased to present the sale of one of the most celebrated American book collections - The Collection of Arthur & Charlotte Vershbow. The collection will be sold throughout 2013 in four parts, with an inaugural evening sale of highlights from Schongauer to Chagall on 9 April and The Middle Ages and the Renaissance on 10 April. Highly regarded among their contemporaries, the collection formed by the Vershbows is truly unparalleled, with its unique integration of illuminated manuscripts, books and prints.

Auction Results

Sale Total including Buyer’s Premium: 15,842,125 (USD)

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