Sotheby's is a British founded, American multinational corporation headquartered in New York City. One of the world's largest brokers of fine and decorative art, jewelry, real estate, and collectibles, Sotheby's operation is divided into three segments: auction, finance, and dealer. The company’s services range from corporate art services to private sales. It is named after one of its cofounders, John Sotheby. [Wikipedia]
Trade styles include "Leigh and Sotheby," "Sotheby and Son," "Sotheby, S. Leigh & Co.," "Sotheby, S. Leigh & John Wilkinson," and "Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge."
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Past Auction Results
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Catalogue of collections of English, foreign, Greek & Roman, coins, medals & tokens, the properties of the late J.W. Fewkes, Esq.; W.R. Davies, Esq.; J.G. Wheelwright, Esq.; the late Godfrey Meynell, Esq., of Meynell Langley, and others, ... also ... a collection of gold posy rings ... [05/02/1887]
1887 May 02
# of Lots: 1115
Catalogue of the collection of coins, medals, gems, rings, &c., formed by that well-known amateur, the late Joseph Mayer, Esq., of Liverpool ... [the gems are] from the celebrated collection formed by Hertz, principally mounted as rings ... [and include] the wonderful engraved diamond, with portrait of Leopold II, Emperor of Germany, [as well as] a few poesy and memorial rings, &c. ... [05/23/1887]
1887 May 23
# of Lots: 526
Catalogue of a cabinet of select Greek silver coins, [of Mr. Jones], comprising many of the rarest and finest in several private collections now combined, formed by purchases at the most important sales during very many years, and during long residence abroad, and travels in 1856-1876, in all parts of Italy and in Sicily, &c. ... [06/27/1887]
1887 Jun 27
# of Lots: 731