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Sotheby's (Firm)

Overview
Works: 99,491 works in 109,274 publications in 4 languages and 298,370 library holdings
Genres: History  Catalogs  Encyclopedias  Periodicals  Directories  Instructional films  Dictionaries  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Pictorial works  Sources 
Roles: Compiler, Editor, Other, Auctioneer, Organizer of meeting, isb, Publisher, Printer, Bookseller, Contributor
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Most widely held works by Sotheby's (Firm)
Sotheby's concise encyclopedia of furniture by England) Sotheby & Co. (London( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedie van de topstukken uit de geschiedenis van de meubelkunst
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 688 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. In many cases these problems may be arrested by the owner, but where the object appears to be in jeopardy, advice is given about when to enlist the services of a conservator or restorer, together with a broad outline of the remedies that these professionals might be able to effect. Also included is a directory of organizations concerned with the conservation and restoration of antiques of all sorts. Sotheby's Caring for Antiques is an indispensable companion for all owners of antiques
Sotheby's concise encyclopedia of porcelain( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overzicht van porselein uit Azië en Europa vanaf het begin (China 800 na Chr., Europa sinds 1710) tot ca. 1910
The new Sotheby's wine encyclopedia by Tom Stevenson( Book )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 644 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 )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 585 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 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 514 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 BFS Video( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 250 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 216 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 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sotheby's London by Sotheby's (Firm)( Book )

206 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 206 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 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sotheby's London by Sotheby's (Firm)( Book )

173 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 173 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 guide to oriental carpets by Walter B Denny( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sotheby's international price guide( )

in English and held by 129 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 118 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 109 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 97 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 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The new Sotheby's wine encyclopedia
Alternative Names

controlled identitySotheby Parke Bernet & Co.

controlled identitySotheby 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 Holdings

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

Sotheby’s London

Sotheby’s New York

Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge

Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, Auctioneers (London)

Sotheby's

Sotheby's Holdings.

Sotheby's Holdings, Inc.

Sotheby's India

Sotheby's International Inc.

Sotheby's London.

Sotheby's New York.

Languages
English (531)

German (4)

Chinese (1)

Italian (1)

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Sotheby's caring for antiques : the complete guide to handling, cleaning, display, and restorationSotheby's concise encyclopedia of porcelainThe new Sotheby's wine encyclopediaSotheby's concise encyclopedia of glassThe Sotheby's wine encyclopediaSotheby's concise encyclopedia of silverSotheby's : the inside story