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Doris Krumpl
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A-1010 Vienna

Press releases


The Turkmen – A Carpet Collection from Schleswig-Holstein for Auction at Dorotheum on 9 April, 2019

On 9 April 2019, Dorotheum will auction nearly 140 Turkmen carpets and knot works from a private collection in Schleswig-Holstein. The carpet lover...

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Dorotheum will auction, until 18 February, a Versace design for the Swarovski tiara of this year’s Vienna Opera Ball

Absentee bids for the very special objects to be offered at auction can be submitted via the Dorotheum website until 18 February 2019. The items can...

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Design First Auction on 27 March 2019

The upcoming DESIGN FIRST auction will take place at Dorotheum, Vienna on 27 March 2019. With prototypes, unique pieces and rarities, it offers a...

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Women Artists Taking the Lead in 2018 with Gentileschi and Accardi

2018 continued to be an exceptionally successful year for Dorotheum, the leading auction house in the German-speaking Europe, with hammer prices...

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5 million Euro for 13 Mercedes-Benz from the Wiesenthal Collection at Dorotheum, 1.5 million for the "gull-wing"

Specialists agreed that this Dorotheum auction on Dec. 1st, 2018 included the best collection of Mercedes-Benz models after 1945.

This gained...

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Successful start to Auction Week at Dorotheum

During the Post-War and Contemporary Art auction at Dorotheum on 27 November, 2018, a world record price of 295,800 Euro was achieved for Carla...

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Franco Monti Collection at the Dorotheum Tribal Art Auction on 4 December, 2018

Expert Joris Visser distinguishes the objects presented at the Dorotheum “Tribal Art” auction on 4 December 2018 according to the four elements. The e...

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Gullwing doors and state cars: 13 Mercedes cars from the Wiesenthal Collection on sale at Dorotheum on 1 December - all of them without price limits.

"Wiesenthal moves". The advertising slogan of Wiesenthal, the tradition-steeped Viennese Mercedes-Benz car dealer dynasty, can also be applied to the...

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Auction Week 27 - 30 November: Modern Art, Post War and Contemporary Art, Jewellery and Watches

The focus of Dorotheum’s auctions held from 27 to 29 November will be entirely on modern and contemporary art. Offering more than 500 works, they will...

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Wiener Werkstätte objects by Josef Hoffmann & Co. at the Jugendstil auction on 12 December 2018

The Jugendstil & 20th century arts and crafts auction will be held on 12 December 2018, at Dorotheum Vienna. It not only presents a selection of...

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