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Sotheby's (Firm)

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Works: 101,788 works in 112,149 publications in 5 languages and 302,954 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  History  Encyclopedias  Periodicals  Directories  Instructional films  Dictionaries  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Pictorial works  Catalogs and collections 
Roles: Compiler, Editor, Auctioneer, Other, Organizer of meeting, isb, Publisher, Printer, Bookseller, Contributor, his
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Most widely held works by Sotheby's (Firm)
Sotheby's concise encyclopedia of furniture by England) Sotheby & Co. (London( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedie van de topstukken uit de geschiedenis van de meubelkunst
Sotheby's concise encyclopedia of porcelain( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overzicht van porselein uit Azië en Europa vanaf het begin (China 800 na Chr., Europa sinds 1710) tot ca. 1910
Sotheby's caring for antiques : the complete guide to handling, cleaning, display, and restoration by Sotheby's (Firm)( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sotheby's Caring for Antiques offers accessible advice on the everyday precautions that should be taken when handling, cleaning, storing, or displaying your antiques, and also includes detailed instructions on how to recognize a variety of conditions that may require attention, from discoloration of a print to the structural deterioration of furniture and metalwork
The new Sotheby's wine encyclopedia by Tom Stevenson( Book )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 632 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 by David Battie( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated reference guide to and history of glassware
Art at auction by Sotheby's (Firm)( )

in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sotheby's wine encyclopedia by Tom Stevenson( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 511 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."--Jacket
An introduction to antiques by Anna Clark( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 242 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 )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and Italian and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Money and art: a study based on the Times-Sotheby Index by Geraldine Norman( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Andy Warhol collection : sold for the benefit of the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sotheby's London. Thursday, 9th October 1969 by Sotheby's (Firm)( Book )

184 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sotheby's concise encyclopedia of silver( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sotheby's London. Thursday, 16th April 1970 by Sotheby's (Firm)( Book )

157 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sotheby's international price guide( )

in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sotheby's guide to oriental carpets by Walter B Denny( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The library of H. Bradley Martin by Sotheby's (Firm)( Book )

6 editions published in 1989 in English and French and held by 127 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 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Magna Carta : Tuesday, December 18, 2007, 7:00 PM( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Barry Halper collection of baseball memorabilia by Sotheby's (Firm)( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The new Sotheby's wine encyclopedia
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Alternative Names

controlled identitySotheby Parke Bernet & Co.

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S. Leigh Sotheby & John Wilkinson

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Sotheby, S. L. & J. Wilkinson, Auctioneers (London)

Sotheby’s London

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Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge

Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, Auctioneers (London)

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Sotheby's Holdings, Inc.

Sotheby's India

Sotheby's International Inc.

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English (520)

German (4)

French (1)

Chinese (1)

Italian (1)