Summer Selections: July through August
Our 20th Century sales that run through August present unique opportunities to acquire works by some of the biggest names in Modern, Post-War and Contemporary Art, as well as by icons of Design, American and Latin American paintings.
With nine live and online auctions through 21 August, we invite you to browse and bid on works by Gerhard Richter, Yoshitomo Nara and Yayoi Kusama; striking prints and multiples by Frank Stella, Andy Warhol and Alex Katz; and important contemporary pieces by Jonas Wood and Nicole Eisenman. Expand your style with stand-out offerings by the leading innovators of American Craft, French Art Deco, Danish Modernism and Italian Modernism. Broaden your scope through American and Latin American artists ranging from Milton Avery, Norman Rockwell and Mary Cassatt to Fernando Botero, Rufino Tamayo and Leonora Carrington.
Explore the sales below and engage with 20th century vision in the year 2020.
Virtually preview a selection of highlights in advance of our upcoming auctions
Creating Space: Design Online
Remastered: Contemporary Art and Old Masters
Art for Maggie's: Everyone's Home of Cancer Care
Latin American Art
A 360-view of Creating Space: Design Online, featuring exceptional works by François-Xavier, Claude Lalanne and Tiffany Studios, to be offered online 21—31 July
Design specialist Beth Vilinsky illuminates the origins of Louis Comfort Tiffany’s masterpiece, illustrated with upcoming lots at Christie’s
Postwar and contemporary art specialist Isabel Millar picks five rising stars who feature in our online First Open sale this month
The founder of the Milan gallery discusses her ‘eclectic, multicultural’ style, and favourite items in Nilufar  Design Selections, 8-29 July, online
A guide to the husband-and-wife team François-Xavier and Claude Lalanne, illustrated with works offered at Christie’s
Seven great mentor and mentee pairings in the story of art, from Dürer and Baldung to Man Ray and Lee Miller
A guide to bidding online or by telephone with Christie’s
All of Christie’s auctions are fully accessible for online browsing and bidding, meaning you can easily place a bid from the comfort of your home through Christie’s LIVE™, or alternatively by telephone. In 2019, over half of all bids placed were online, and for live auctions, telephone bids made up 41 per cent of winning bids versus 18 per cent within the saleroom — so you’re in good company.
Online | Through 7 September
Explore our online selling exhibition of outdoor sculptures by leading artists of the 20th century, from Rodin to Jeff Koons. Discover themed viewing rooms and connect with our specialists to learn more. Works available for immediate purchase.