The December 2010 sales of 20th Century Decorative Art and Design realized a combined total of $16,796,488/£10,766,979/€12,628,938 including the auctions of: De Lorenzo: Thirty Years, Important 20th Century Decorative Art & Design and Important Tiffany Including Property from the Collection of Max Pale sky.
- DeLorenzo: Thirty Years realized a grand total of $8,504,938/£5,382,872/€ 6,346,969 and was 67% sold by lot, 69% sold by value for both the evening and day sessions. The top lot was Armand Albert Rateau’s Patinated Bronze Armchair, which achieved $2,098,500.
- Important 20th Century Decorative Art & Design Including Property from the Collection of Max Palevsky realized $2,753,175/£1,764,855/€ 2,070,056 and was 73% sold by lot and 84% sold by value. The top lot was Emile-Jacques Ruhlmann’s Burr Amboyna and Gilt-Bronze Commode, which achieved $314,500.
- Important Tiffany Including Property from the Collection of Max Palevsky realized $5,538,375/£3,550,240/€4,164,191 and was 84% sold by lot and 89% sold y value. The top lot was Tiffany Studios’ ‘Peony’ Leaded Glass Window from the Darius Goff House, Pawtucket, Rhode Island, which achieved $962,500