Since its opening in 2012, the Brussels Artcurial office has become an essential destination for collectors and Brussels art lovers. Located in a superb mansion on the edge of the Cambre woods, the office is situated in the heart of the magnificent residential area, les Ambassade.
A great number of events dot the activity calendar of the Belgium office such as themed comic book exhibitions or Belgium artists, preliminary presentations of the season’s highlights, offering a panorama of the masterpieces soon to be auctioned and conferences organised in its offices or at the heart of the exhibitions in local regional museums. Artcurial office is a significant participant in charitable events, such as the Luxembourg Red Cross Ball.
Complimentary and confidential valuation days, covering all areas of interest are offered by Artcurial, and where our specialists travel to Brussels at the dates specified below. They can also, by simple appointment and throughout the year, come to meet you, in Belgium, the Netherlands or Luxembourg, at home or your bank vault, to establish with you the most appropriate sales strategy for your property.
With regards to succession or insurance inventories, our teams offer bespoke advises thanks to a network of extremely dynamic tax attorneys and notaries.
Artcurial Belgium joins the list of international offices and reinforces the European network of Artcurial together with Germany, Austria, Italy and Monaco.
Free & Confidential Expertises by Appointment.
23 May: Jewellery & Watches, Old Master & XIXth Century Century Art
Knokke in partnership with Banque Degroof Petercam
13 September: Jewellery & Watches, Modern & Contemporary Art, Motorcars
5, avenue Franklin Roosevelt
Trilingual in French, Dutch and English, Vinciane holds a degree in Art History in contemporary art from the Université Libre de Bruxelles, and a diploma from CREPAC, majoring in Antique Dealing/Fine Art Broker Business Management. She also followed an additional course organised by IESA Belgium. Vinciane then joined Sotheby's, first in London, then in Brussels as an expert-liaison and later as Director of the Decorative Arts Departments. Since 2012, Vinciane de Traux is Director of the Belgium Artcurial office and manages the Benelux Artcurial activities, putting her skills, enthusiasm and network at the service of the auction house’s development.
A canvas by Lee Quinones coming from Belgium was sold € 23,400 on 5th May by Artcurial, establishing a new world record for an artwork by the artist sold at auction.
Last 27th April, 27 original illustrations by Marcel Marlier, famous illustrator of the Martine (or Debbie, as she is known in English) children’s books were sold by the Comic Strips department.
Presented at auction for the very first time, they all sold out. Martine, petit rat de l’opéra was snapped up at € 50,000/ $ 55,500, more than 12 times the estimate.
The 3 auctions dedicated to Old Master and 19th century Art from 27th March total €10M / $11.3M. The Fernand Lafarge collection reigns triumphant with Allegory of Architecture after Giambologna, circa 1600, which shattered its estimate, reaching €3.7M / $4.2M. Drawings come in close behind with Male Nude Studies by Baccio Bandinelli, sold for €331,400 / $371,168.
Recap video of last year’s major events
A masterpiece of Niki de Saint Phalle, which belonged to the collector Roger Nellens, Sold at Artcurial on 4 June 2018
Geese – 1991
Sold 123 500 € and 136 500 €
Lots consigned in Belgium
19 jul. 2018
16 may 2018
18 jul. 2018
27 nov. 2017
04 jun. 2018
06 jun. 2016
15 Dec. 2015
03 jun. 2014
03 jun. 2014