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Designer Philip Hohenlohe with one of his concept pieces

"SELECTED BY PHILIP HOHENLOHE"
Interior designer Hohenlohe arrays paintings, furniture, and décor at the Dorotheum auction on 2nd March 2017.

(26.01.2017)

Looking back to see where one is going: „Classic design, classic architecture, studying the humanities: Perhaps we need to look at what lies behind us to connect to our roots", is how designer Philip Hohenlohe put it in his...[more]

Workshop of Hans Memling (Seligenstadt 1435 - 1949 Bruges), The Nativity, oil on panel, 99.2 x 72.5 cm realized price €1,200,000

RECORD AUCTIONS AT DOROTHEUM
World record sales in the millions: The 2016 auction year in review.

(27.12.2016)

2016 has been an excellent year for Dorotheum, German-speaking Europe's largest auction house: - best year for old master paintings in Dorotheum history - June: best auction result for contemporary art in Dorotheum...[more]

Nr. 153 Jardiniere designed in 1910, realized price: €40.000

JOSEF HOFFMANN SUPERSTAR
Teapot sells for €149,900 at Jugendstil auction

(06.12.2016)

Josef Hoffmann’s name was worth its weight in gold at Dorotheum’s 1 December 2016 Jugendstil auction; items designed by the world-class artist and preeminent representative of Austria’s design legacy were among the event’s top...[more]

Marc Chagall (1887 - 1985) Fleurs, 1924, oil on canvas, 72 x 57 cm realized price €1,022,500

PAINTING RAKES IN A MILLION AT DOROTHEUM
Marc Chagall's bouquet goes for €1,022,500 at 'Modern Art'

(24.11.2016)

Dorotheum achieved its fourth price this year of over €1 million in the wake of a heated battle by phone for the winning bid. Marc Chagall's oil painting  'Fleurs' (flowers), the title lot of the 23 November 2016 'Modern...[more]

Enrico Castellani, Superficie Bianca, 1987, realized price €320,200

KICK-OFF WITH WORLD RECORD
A big night for contemporary art

(23.11.2016)

Dorotheum's 22 November "Contemporary Art" auction began with a bang thanks to a horde of bidders who clamored via the phone lines for Julije Knifer's "Kompozicija no. 12", resulting in a winning bid of...[more]

Lot 124 Josef Hoffmann, A carpet from the living room of the Primavesi family country house in Winkelsdorf, Designed in 1914, executed by Johann Backhausen & Söhne, Vienna, mottled wool, hand-knotted,  length 380 x 300 cm estimate €40,000 - 80,000

FLORAL GEOMETRY
Universal Artist Josef Hoffmann stars at the Jugendstil Auction on 1st December 2016

(18.11.2016)

More than any other name, Joseph Hoffmann evokes the concept of the "Gesamtkunstwerk" and the work of the "Wiener Werkstätte", making him one of the most prominent proponents of Austrian art. The Dorotheum...[more]

Marc Chagall (1887 - 1985) Fleurs, 1924, oil/canvas, 72 x 57 cm estimate €750,000 - 1,000,000 Auction 23 November 2016

BURST OF COLOURS IN DOROTHEUM
22 to 25 November 2016: Auction Week with Modern & Contemporary Art, Antique Silver, Jewellery and Watches

(09.11.2016)

Dorotheum's fourth and final international auction week this year is above all characterised by a strong offer in Modern & Contemporary Art. Marc Chagall's Fleurs, 1924, €750,000-1,000,000, is an absolute highlight of Modern...[more]