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 the very extensive collection of English, foreign and oriental coins, medals and tokens, ... the property of the late William Wrixon Leycester, of Ennismore, Co. Cork, comprising ... Chinese and Japanese coins and medals, a large series of siege pieces and money of necessity, [etc.] ... [06/15/1888]
1888 Jun 15
# of Lots: 1459
Catalogue of the collections of Greek, Roman, English and foreign coins, medals & tokens, ... the properties of J.H. James, Esq., of Kingswood, Watford; W.F. Rooke, Esq., M.D., of Scarborough; a nobleman; and others, [including] exceedingly rare and fine American copper coins, cents and half cents, New York pieces, &c. ... [08/07/1888]
1888 Aug 07
# of Lots: 945