From Bold Diamonds to Bob Dylan: June Sales Sizzle at Christie’s New York


NEW YORK, NY.- Rockefeller Center Galleries to Host Sales of: A Park Avenue Interior by Mark Hampton, 500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe Including Oriental Carpets, Old Master Paintings, Antiquities, Fine and Rare Wines, Important Jewels, Important Watches, Important 20th Century Decorative Art & Design, Christie’s Interiors and Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts this June. On June 6, Christie’s will present a special collection of furnishings and works of art from a Manhattan residence by legendary interior designer Mark Hampton. This superb collection of 18th to 20th century furniture, silver, antiquities, paintings, carpets, and decorative works was housed in a Park Avenue residence, located in one of Manhattan’s most chic neighborhoods. Highlighting the sale is a pair of Empire Ormolu and Patinated Bronze Five-Light Candelabra, circa 1810 (estimate: $70,000-90,000). The collection of 140 lots