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Press officer
Doris Krumpl
Tel. +43-1-515 60-406
Fax +43-1-515 60-379

Dorotheum GmbH & Co KG
Dorotheergasse 17
A-1010 Vienna

Press releases

Tyrolean rebel fighters embody a stark condemnation of war: this important rendering of Albin Egger-Lienz' famous "Dance of Death" motif will be…

A world record price for a work by Francesco Guerrieri was set at €475,064 in Dorotheum’s Old Masters Paintings sale

A group of paintings by the Caravaggisti attracted great attention at Dorotheum’s Old Master Paintings auction on the 8th June, 2021. The pictures,…

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Sensational prices for Markus Pernhart and Marie Bashkirtseff at the sale of 19th Century Paintings

The auction of 19th century paintings, which opened Dorotheum’s Classic Week on 7 June 2021, was marked by strong demand and excellent results. A…

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Important Painting "Wild Animals Are Endangered" by Maria Lassnig at Dorotheum’s Contemporary Art Sale on 23 June 2021

The star lot at Dorotheum’s Contemporary Art sale on 23 June 2021 is one of Austrian artist, Maria Lassnig’s, most important and prophetic paintings.…

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17th century Flemish and Netherlandish Paintings in the Old Master Paintings sale on 8th June 2021

From the beauty of refined, jewel-like floral arrangements to hard-drinking peasants fighting in the mud, both the high and the low elements of 17th…

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Jugendstil auction on 7 July 2021 at Dorotheum

Every object “must bear a distinct mark of individuality, beauty and precise execution”, wrote Charles Rennie Mackintosh, the founder of the Arts and…

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Dorotheum to auction Empress Elisabeth’s lace jacket on 20th May

Empress Elisabeth of Austria (1837-1898) was the fashion icon of her time and was long considered the most beautiful woman in Europe. Her clothes…

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Artemisia Gentileschi and her contemporaries at Dorotheum’s Old Master Paintings sale on 8 June 2021

The Old Master Paintings sale on 8 June, which takes place within the framework of Dorotheum’s Classic Week, includes a selection of significant 17th…

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A Cartier cocktail ring with rare Burmese ruby, estimated at € 160,000 to 260,000, to be offered at the jewellery sale on 23 June 2021

Kir Royal, Mimosa or a bowl of Champagne Brut Rosé with a cocktail cherry in it? With ‘happy hour’ about to begin in Paris, Rome and London, it’s time…

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10 May 2021: Design sale at Dorotheum

For about a year now, spending time at home, (“Zuhausen”, as Jonathan Meese put it) has become a big topic. Many took advantage of the situation to…

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