*Updated on February 21, 2017

We are pleased to share our updated Guide, now including pre-qualified lots for the Contemporary sales. Be sure to check our website regularly or follow us on Twitter or Instagram for further updates to our Guide ahead of the London sales.

This guide provides collectors, specialists and advisors with a list of auction lots that have been pre-qualified for asset-based financing by Athena Art Finance Corp.* We may also consider artwork that is not specifically listed in our guide or is in an existing collection.

Please contact us if you are considering an upcoming purchase. We can provide indicative financing terms on short notice. This season, we are also including a summary of Frequently Asked Questions for your reference.

The guides to Athena’s Auction Purchase Finance Program are available for download below:


February 28, 2017 – Christie’s, Impressionist & Modern Art – Day & Evening Sales

February 28, 2017 – Christie’s, Art of the Surreal – Evening Sale

March 1, 2017 – Sotheby’s, Impressionist & Modern Art – Evening Sale

March 1, 2017 – Sotheby’s, Surrealist Art – Evening Sale

March 2, 2017 – Sotheby’s, Impressionist & Modern Art – Day Sale

March 7, 2017 – Christie’s, Post-War & Contemporary Art – Evening Sale

March 8, 2017 – Sotheby’s, Contemporary Art – Evening Sale

March 8, 2017 – Phillips, 20th Century & Contemporary Art – Evening Sale



Naomi Baigell, MD Client Relationships, nbaigell@athena-art.com, +1.212.937.7963
Nigel Glenday, VP Strategy, nglenday@athena-art.com, +1.212.937.7951
General Inquiries, info@athena-art.com, + 1.212.937.7950


* Pre-qualification does not guarantee approval for financing and is subject to due diligence and internal review. See additional Legal Disclaimers on our website as well as in the downloadable guide.