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auction house executive

Anthony Mark Phillips, auction house executive. Member Freeman of City of London, Freeman of Worshipful Company Goldsmiths.

Background

Phillips, Anthony Mark was born on October 31, 1945 in London. Son of Eric Lawrance and Phyllis Mary (Bray) Phillips.

Education

Bachelor, University of Oxford, 1967.

Career

Assistant silver department, Christie, Manson and Woods, London, 1967-1972;assistant silver department, head objects of vertu department, Christie, Manson and Woods, London, 1972-1976;head silver department, vice president, Christie's, International, Inc., New York City, 1976-1979;vice-president, director, Christie's, International, Inc., New York City, 1980-1981;senior vice-president, director, Christie's, International, Inc., New York City, since 1981;director decorative arts department, Christie's, International, Inc., New York City, 1984-1989;director specialist departments, Christie's, International, Inc., New York City, since 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author numerous sales catalogs including the Morgan Collection-Silver, 1982, The Firestone Collection-Gold Boxes, 1982. Co-author: The Patino Collection-Silver, 1987.

Membership

Member Freeman of City of London, Freeman of Worshipful Company Goldsmiths.

Connections

Married Penelope Ann Davies, 1970 (divorced 1974). Married Sara Prior, December 31, 1976. Children: Luke Alexander, Isobel Julia.

father:
Eric Lawrance Phillips

mother:
Phyllis Mary (Bray) Phillips

spouses:
Penelope Ann Davies

Sara Prior

children:
Luke Alexander Phillips

Isobel Julia Phillips