American Furniture & Decorative Arts

Christie’s American Furniture and Decorative Arts sales offer some of the finest pieces from the most notable makers in the history of American craftsmanship and design, such as Robert Crosman, John Townsend, Charles-Honoré Lannuier, and James Symonds.  

Having held four decades of sales, Christie’s is the market leader in American Furniture and Decorative Arts. Our team has a strong track record of million-dollar results, and has set world auction records for important pieces from the 17th through 19th centuries.

Auctions are held twice a year, in January and September. Our specialists are unrivalled in both experience and expertise, and are always available for free and confidential valuations.


Decorative Arts at Christie’s

Across our London, New York and Paris salerooms, Christie’s offers decorative arts from antique to modern, in curated sales designed to appeal to both new and seasoned collectors. These include The Exceptional Sale, presenting museum quality pieces; The Collector sales, offering a tailored selection of works of art, porcelain, silver, gold boxes, portrait miniatures and furniture for connoisseurs; Interiors sales in New York, featuring contemporary and classic pieces for the home; Private Collection sales, showcasing the collecting passions of iconic figures, tastemakers, private collectors and interior designers; and Art of China online sales that include select groups of Chinese ceramics and works of art made for the export market at accessible price points appealing to new and existing collectors.

Please do not hesitate to get in touch to discuss buying or selling within this category at Christie’s.

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