28 May 2019 | Paris | full auction details
2018 was a record breaking year for Design at Sotheby’s Paris, with a sales total of €24.4 million. In May, the department enjoyed the highest-ever total in Europe, for a multi-owner sale that achieved €11.6 million.
We are currently working on our upcoming Important Design sale that will offer a wide selection of European & French creations, representing different periods: from Art Nouveau to Art Deco, the 40-50s, the 70s to contemporary design including iconic pieces by Charlotte Perriand, Alphonse Mucha, Jean Prouvé or Jean-Michel Frank.
A session dedicated to extraordinary works by François-Xavier and Claude Lalanne will be offered at auction at 7pm on the same day.
Claude Lalanne, Fauteuil Crocodile, 2016.