European Ceramics & Glass

Based in London, Paris and New York, Christie’s international specialists of European Ceramics and Glass has over 70 years of combined experience. Working collaboratively, the team regularly brings to market significant examples of English and Continental pottery, porcelain and glass from the 15th to 21st centuries.

The ceramics team has realised exceptional sale results with pieces from all major factories and workshops, including those of Berlin, Chelsea, Doccia, Du Paquier, Meissen, Minton, Royal Copenhagen, Vincennes/Sèvres, Theodore Deck and Wedgwood — to name but a few. The department also excels in Italian maiolica and Hispano Moresque pottery. A menu of sale platforms including The Exceptional Sale, The Collector Sales, tailored online sales and single-owner private collections allows Christie’s specialists to match the right buyers with each piece.