specialist

Todd
Sell

Vice President, Silver, Furniture & Decorations

Todd Sell is a silver specialist and a general appraiser of works of art and furniture at Doyle New York, and a Vice President in the firm.  He works directly with Doyle New York’s Trusts & Estates Department and coordinates and catalogues the popular Doyle At Home auctions.
 
With almost twenty years in the business, Mr. Sell started his career in the Trust and Estates Department of Christie’s Toronto before moving to New York to head the Silver Department at Christie’s East. After seven years, Mr. Sell joined one of the world’s largest silver and Asian art galleries in New York City, where he spent over ten years assisting private clients in building their collections, as well as working with international auction houses and dealers in buying and selling silver, Asian and European works of art. In addition, Mr. Sell appraised collections for private individuals, which allowed him to work closely with clients across the United States.
 
An active member of the New York Silver Society, Mr. Sell was also a founding member of the Canadian Silver Society. He holds a degree in History from Queen’s University in Kingston, Canada.
 

Current & Upcoming Auctions

Upcoming Auction

American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

Wed, Mar 27, 2019 at 10am EDT |
New York
Exhibition dates:  Mar 23 Mar 24 Mar 25
2019-03-27 10:00:00 2019-03-27 18:00:00 America/New_York American Paintings, Furniture and Decorative Arts Consignments Are Currently Being Accepted. Please note that the end time is an estimate based on average auction duration and is not guaranteed; auctions may end earlier or later than their estimated end time. New York Doyle info@doyle.com

Upcoming Auction

English & Continental Furniture / Old Master Paintings

Wed, May 22, 2019 at 10am EDT |
New York
Exhibition dates:  May 18 May 19 May 20
2019-05-22 10:00:00 2019-05-22 18:00:00 America/New_York English and Continental Furniture / Old Master Paintings Consignments Are Currently Being Accepted. Please note that the end time is an estimate based on average auction duration and is not guaranteed; auctions may end earlier or later than their estimated end time. New York Doyle info@doyle.com

Featured Story


Artistry in Glass

Todd Sell profiles a private collection of Italian art glass created by the some of the greatest designers and artisans of the 20th century.

Carlo Bugatti

Hanna Siesel examines the innovative Italian designer Carlo Bugatti and a turn-of-the-century armchair that reflects his eclectic style.

America’s Silversmith

Todd Sell profiles the legendary Baltimore silversmith Samuel Kirk and his distinctive repoussé work that has remained popular for almost 200 years.

Milanese Modern

The June 7 Doyle+Design sale offers a selection of objects created by the genius of whimsical mid-century design, Piero Fornasetti.

Collecting Irish Silver

Todd Sell profiles the elegant silver made in Ireland during the Georgian era and provides advice for both the novice and the seasoned collector.