Christie’s auction house is the world’s leading art business. Its May and November auctions in Rockefeller Center are pillars of the New York art world.

Most auctions are public. A few are private. The auction preview exhibitions are museum-quality and and open to the public. They are definitely worth seeing.

The most important art tends to be offered in evening sales.

Major Latin Art Auctions

Impressionist & Modern Art

The Impressionist & Modern Art sale covers the period when European artists and the Paris art scene ruled the art world. The November 2016 Evening Sale moved $246 million worth of art.

Post-War & Contemporary Art

The Post-War & Contemporary Art sale is the big art auction. It covers the period of New York’s dominance of the art world. The November 2016 Evening Sale moved $277 million worth of art.

Latin American Art

The Latin American Art sale covers all periods of art in Latin America. There is an emphasis on Modern and Contemporary art, but the colonial art is outstanding.

Christie’s Auctions with Latin Artists

Fall 2017 Christie’s Auctions

Christie’s Fall 2017 Impressionist and Modern Art auction is Monday, November 13, 2017 at 6:30 pm.

Christie’s Fall 2017 Post-War and Contemporary Art auction is Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 7 pm.

Christie’s Fall 2017 Latin American Art auction is Tuesday – Wednesday, November 21 – 22, 2017 at 6 pm and 11 am.

Spring 2017 Christie’s Auctions

Impressionist and Modern Art

Exhibition May 6-15
Evening Sale brings major Picasso and Brancusi works to sale Monday, May 15 at 7pm.
Day Sale is Tuesday, May 16 at 1:30pm.

Post-War and Contemporary Art

Exhibition May 6-17
Evening Sale is Wednesday, May 17 at 6:30pm.
Morning Sale is Thursday, May 18 at 10am.
Afternoon Sale is Thursday, May 18 at 1:30pm

Latin American Art

Exhibition May 20-24
Evening Sale Wednesday, May 24 at 5pm.
Day Sale Thursday, May 25 at 12 noon.

Fall 2016

Christie’s Latin American Art November 2016

Visit Christie’s New York

20 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10020
(49th St between Fifth & Sixth Ave)

(212) 636-2000

(B)(D)(F)(M) to 47-50 St Rockefeller Center
(N)(R)(W) to 49th St
(1)(2) to 50th St
(E) to 53rd St
(4)(6) to 51st St

Monday-Saturday 10 am – 5 pm
Sunday 1 – 5 pm
Christie’s is open additional hours for auctions.

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