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Auctionhouse, Penck
A.R. Penck
Untitled (Platon), around 1997
Contemporary Art
Evening Sale 1200, 01.06.2022
Auction House, Meissen
Estimate:40.000 – 45.000 €
Sultan and African on Elephant
Meissen, Model by Peter Reinicke
Decorative Arts
Auction 1196, 20.05.2022
Auction House, Redon
Estimate:60.000 € – 80.000 €
Odilon Redon
Figure en rouge assise sur un rocher
Modern Art
Auction 1200, 01.06.2022
Auction House, Becher
Result:27.500 €
Bernd and Hilla Becher
Colliery Zollern II
Modern and Contemporary Art
Auction 1188, 04.12.2021
Auction House, Schinkelkrone
Estimate:20.000 – 30.000 €
Schinkelkrone
Wood Bronze Factory
by Carl August Mencke
The Prussian Sale
Auction 1193, 07.05.2022
Result:28.750 €
A Napoleon III
18k gold diamond and
Colombian emerald bangle
Jewellery
Auction 1183, 18.11.2021

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Welcome to our auction house!

As the oldest family-owned auction house in the world, in our sixth generation, we work together with our large team of experts to take care of your art. 

Art is our passion. With over ten departments, Lempertz Auction House is one of the most broadly oriented art auction houses in Europe. 

A selection of the numerous auction records we have achieved for our customers in recent seasons can be found in our current Bulletin

For many years now, our focus has been on the steady expansion of our online offer: Last year, our online sales exploded compared to pre-Corona times. Most bidders use our online service or are connected to the auction room by telephone. We thank you sincerely for your encouragement and your trust on this shared journey!

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As ever: After the auction is before the auction. We can already promise an exciting offer for the upcoming spring auctions and look forward to having the privilege of appraising your artworks.

We look forward to seeing you and your art!
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Impressionism

Everything is colour and light, and all art is the moment: Impressionism saw the world with other eyes and illustrated it with new means. The unprecedented light and freshness of its pictures…

14.12.2021 Details
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Modern Art - Important Early Work By August Macke

The highlights of the Evening Sale of Modern Art were an important early work by August Macke (€ 442,000) and a characteristic painting by Max Ernst from 1954 with a sale of € 325,000. Der SIngende…

10.12.2021 Details
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Contemporary Art - Liberation Of The Colour

Highlights of the auction include works by Andy Warhol (€ 286,000), Gotthard Graubner (€ 338,000), Gerhard Richter (€ 169,000 and € 143,000), A.R. Penck (€ 286,000), Anselm Kiefer (€ 156,000) and…

10.12.2021 Details
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Asian Art - Colourful blackness

For the first time, Kunsthaus Lempertz will hold an online auction of Asian art alongside its main auction. And so, around 400 lots of art from India, South East Asia, Tibet, China and Japan will be…

30.11.2021 Details

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Kunsthaus Lempertz is a family-owned auction house with a long tradition. Our history reaches back to the late 18th century. We are not only very proud of this, but it also reinforces our passion for art.

The departments and auctions in our auction house include Old Masters, Decorative Arts, Antiques, Silver, Modern Art, Contemporary Art, Photography, Asian Art, African and Oceanic Art as well as Watches and Jewellery. In each department our experts are at your service and are happy to advise you.  Prior to every auction you also have the possibility to view the objects in our previews. Each department has at least one auction a year, most of them two. The exact dates can also be found here on the website.

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We heartily welcome you at our auction houses, to browse and order our catalogues and to visit the previews. Take advantage of our services and let us give you a free estimate of your artworks. We look forward to your consignments and your visit. Opening times and information regarding our other branches and offices can be found here on the website.