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Sotheby's (Firm)

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Works: 57,993 works in 60,684 publications in 2 languages and 247,353 library holdings
Genres: History  Catalogs  Encyclopedias  Directories  Periodicals  Dictionaries  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Pictorial works  Catalogs and collections  Sources 
Roles: Printer, Auctioneer, Editor
Classifications: TP548, 641.2203
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Sotheby's concise encyclopedia of furniture ( Book )
11 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sotheby's concise encyclopedia of porcelain ( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beautiful illustrations and a detailed yet concise historical text by Sotheby's director David Battie and a team of notable experts chronicle the evolution of porcelain from circa 600 A.D. to the present
The new Sotheby's wine encyclopedia by Tom Stevenson ( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the viticultural history of each winemaking country, discussing its wine producing regions and the current reputation of its wines. Analyzes the factors affecting the taste and quality of each region's wines - location, aspect, soil, microclimates, grape varieties, and methods of viticulture and vinification - before assessing its appellations, the individual wine producers (chateaux or wineries), and the wines themselves
Sotheby's concise encyclopedia of glass ( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated reference guide to and history of glassware
Art at auction by England) Sotheby & Co. (London ( )
in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Sotheby's wine encyclopedia by Tom Stevenson ( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This truly international wine reference spans the globe. It is the only single volume that maps and presents exhaustive information on every wine-growing area, from the Old World to the New-including emerging regions and producers of note." "Stevenson analyzes the factors affecting the taste and quality of each region's wines before assessing its appellations, the individual wine producers, and, of course, the wines themselves. A star-rating system identifies the finest producers and highlights those offering the best value, while an "author's choice" chart at the end of each section lists the very best wines." "The most comprehensive illustrated wine guide ever produced, The Sotheby's Wine Encyclopedia is an unrivaled source of information for all lovers of wine-whether you are a novice wanting to explore the pleasures of wine, a wine enthusiast looking for inspiration, or an expert sommelier. Book jacket."--BOOK JACKET
Sotheby's caring for antiques : the complete guide to handling, cleaning, display, and restoration ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A thing of beauty is a joy for ever," but only if you care for it properly. All owners of antiques or works of art should be aware that, without appropriate care and attention, their prized possessions may be put at risk of damage and deterioration that will invariably cause a depreciation in value. Sotheby's Caring for Antiques is the essential illustrated reference for everyone who owns antiques and needs expert advice on their proper care and preservation
Sotheby's caring for antiques : a guide to handling, cleaning, display, and restoration by Mette Tang and Michael Huntley Simpson ( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introduction to antiques by Anna Clark ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From furniture to knick-knacks, learn how to distinguish the real thing from a good reproduction. Mixed in with these easy "how to's" of antiquing are colorful bits of history that bring treasures from the past alive
The Sotheby's directory of silver, 1600-1940 by Vanessa Brett ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Andy Warhol collection : sold for the benefit of the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts ( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sotheby's concise encyclopedia of silver ( Book )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sotheby's international price guide ( Book )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sotheby's international price guide ( )
in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sotheby's guide to oriental carpets by Walter B Denny ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Sotheby's guide to classic wines and their labels by David Molyneux-Berry ( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Old master paintings by Sotheby's (Firm) ( Book )
43 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The library of H. Bradley Martin by Sotheby's (Firm) ( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American paintings, drawings and sculpture by Sotheby's (Firm) ( Book )
27 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Photographs by Sotheby's (Firm) ( Book )
26 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co.

controlled identity Sotheby Parke Bernet Inc.

S. Leigh Sotheby & John Wilkinson
Sotheby
Sotheby & Co
Sotheby & Co., Auctioneers (London)
Sotheby & Company
Sotheby & Wilkinson
Sotheby and Co
Sotheby and Company
Sotheby and Wilkinson
Sotheby Parke Bernet
Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co.
Sotheby, S. L. & J. Wilkinson, Auctioneers (London)
Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge
Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, Auctioneers (London)
Sotheby's
Sotheby's Holdings
Sotheby's India
Sotheby's International Inc.
Sotheby's London
Sotheby's New York
Languages
English (270)
German (4)
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