Americana Week

  • Event date 18 - 20 January
  • Event location New York

Americana Week achieved $15,492,330 across four live auctions for an outstanding start to the year.

The top highlights were Martin Johnson Heade’s Fighting Hummingbirds with Pink Orchid and A Portrait of Two Girls by an American School artist, which each sold for $945,000.

The Outsider Art auction totalled $2,064,384, including Winfred Rembert’s The Black Cat realising $302,400 as the top lot. Things Grow in the United States: Works from the Collection of Jane Fonda continued with thriving sales of $277,956.

The American Art category saw impressive overall results of $8,899,254. The sales established world records for Titian Ramsey Peale, Sarah Miriam Peale, and John George Brown’s A Thrilling Momentwhich achieved $819,000 in the 19th Century American Art sale.

Important Americana concluded the series with a total of $4,535,244, highlighted by lively bidding across the range of fine and decorative arts.

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Christie's New York

New York

Christie’s New York
20 Rockefeller Plaza
New York, NY 10020

12 January, 10am – 5pm
13 January, 10am – 5pm
14 January, 10am – 5pm
15 January, 1pm – 5pm
16 January, 1pm – 5pm
17 January, 10am – 5pm
18 January, 10am – 5pm
19 January, 10am – 5pm