Phillips de Pury & Company

  www.phillipsdepury.com
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Headquarters New York, NY
Size 16 to 50 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Private
Industry Retail
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year

If creating a masterpiece is hard enough, ask Phillips, de Pury & Company how difficult it can be to sell one. Finding it hard to compete with auction giants Sotheby's and Christie's, the auction house has scaled back its operations. It has exited the impressionist and modern art market (traditionally the most lucrative area of art sales) almost entirely -- limiting its sales to American and contemporary art, design, jewelry, and photography. Until late 2008, the company was owned by Simon de Pury (co-owner Daniella Luxembourg left the company years ago, prompting the name... More

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Simon de Pury

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Young, hip auction house. (not for everyone)

  Former Employee in New York, NY

Pros: The youthful environment was exactly what I wanted. Specialities in only contemporary really help focus this company on what's important. Work is work, but at least I enjoyed all the small tasks that are thrown in the mix. Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in New York, NY – Reviewed Apr 12, 2014

Interview Details – Overall positive interview process and very run-of-the-mill. I met with the head of Client Services and Global Head of Management. Generally standard interview questions.Full Interview

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