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Doris Krumpl
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Interior designer Philip Hohenlohe with selected pieces

“SELECTED BY HOHENLOHE”
Interior design specialist Phillip Hohenlohe arranges pictures, furniture and décor in Dorotheum: auction on 14 March 2018

(31.01.2018)

Shake off the static mood and bring the room to life! This is the credo of interior designer Philip Hohenlohe. Using pictures, photos and furniture on offer by Dorotheum, Hohenlohe realizes his creative ideas in the upcoming...[more]

Table, Giacomo Manzù, 1963, made by Fonderia MAF, Milan, unique estimate €220,000-280,000

DESIGN FIRST
Manzù, Acconci, Arad, Hadid: big names at the Dorotheum Auction “Design First” on 15 March 2018

(31.01.2018)

Outstanding pieces from design history will be on sale in Dorotheum’s upcoming design auction on 15 March 2018. The auction highlight is a table designed in 1963 by the Italian sculptor Giacomo Manzù, for his home in Bergamo,...[more]

Dolce & Gabbana design of the Swarovski tiara for the debutantes of the 2018 Vienna Opera Ball, signed by both designers. Dolce & Gabbana were inspired by Mozart’s opera “Le nozze di Figaro” when creating this detailed piece of jewellery. Framed. Starting bid €500

OPERA BALL CHARITY AUCTION
Dorotheum auctions Dolce & Gabbana design for Swarovski Tiara worn by Vienna Opera Ball Debutants

(16.01.2018)

Until 24 January 2018, there is still chance to submit a pre-auction bid for a number of very special objects on the Dorotheum website.   Among the items sold in this charity auction is a design by Italian fashion-duo...[more]

Egon Schiele (1890-1918) “Liegende Frau”, 1917, gouache, black crayon on paper, sheet size 45 x 29.7 cm, realized price €2,345,000

DOROTHEUM ON COURSE FOR SUCCESS
Schiele, Sisi & Co: Record sales of the 2017 auction year

(12.12.2017)

Looking over the last 12 months, Dorotheum, one of Europe's largest auction houses, has reason to be proud: once again we brought in numerous outstanding results in 2017. Pride of place goes to best auction result in Austria...[more]

Asger Jorn (1914–1973) Brokigt brak-Patchy quarrel, 1964, titled and inscribed Gotland on the reverse, oil on canvas, 140 x 103.5 cm,  realized price € 466,600

CONTEMPORARY ART TRIUMPHS
Dorotheum scores soaring prices for works by CoBrA group artists, Kippenberger, Scheggi and others

(23.11.2017)

Dorotheum achieved outstanding prices on 22 November 2017: Among the top-selling artists at 'Contemporary Art I.' were Paolo Scheggi, Georg Baselitz and Heinz Mack, for sales of whose work Dorotheum has a strong record (€405,600,...[more]

Egon Schiele (1890 - 1918) “Liegende Frau”, 1917, gouache, black crayon on paper, sheet size 45 x 29.7 cm, realized price € 2.345.000

DOROTHEUM SELLS DRAWING BY SCHIELE FOR €2.3 MILLION
Highest price paid at auction in Austria in 2017 to date

(22.11.2017)

Egon Schiele‘s portrait of a woman lying on her elbows, 'Liegende Frau', sold for a breath-taking €2,345,000 at Dorotheum’s modern art auction on 21 November 2017.  A bidder in the packed auction hall contested bitterly...[more]

Josef Hoffmann,  Cream jug, part of a tea and coffee set, Wiener Werkstätte, 1904/05, silver, ebony, estimate € 30,000 - 50,000

PIONEER OF MODERNISM
Designs by Josef Hoffmann at the Dorotheum Vienna art nouveau auction

(08.11.2017)

Three of the items to be presented at the upcoming art nouveau auction on 4th December 2017 serve as particularly fine illustrations of Josef Hoffmann's unique and at the same time often diverging path as a creative artist....[more]

1952 Mercedes-Benz 300 S Cabriolet realized price € 563.000

TOP TURN-OVER AND HIGH SALES RATE
Highly successful Dorotheum Auction of Classic Cars

(25.10.2017)

With a turn-over of 4.3 million Euros and a sales rate of 95%, the Dorotheum auction of Classic Cars, held on 21st October 2017 as part of the Classic Expo Salzburg, turned out to be a smashing success.   The top lot of the...[more]

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