Cornette de Saint Cyr is a family auction house with an international reputation. They conduct several sales a month and handle important items of Modern and Contemporary Art, Old Masters, furniture and decorative arts. Across their two major bases in Paris and Brussels they employ dedicated specialists in the fields of Contemporary Art, prints and drawings, books and manuscripts, decorative arts, furniture, old masters, Modern Art and design, jewellery, automobiles, and fashion. Cornette de Saint Cyr specialists have particular interests in Belgian and other European Modern and Contemporary Art.
Over the years, the auction house has conducted the sale of several major works of 19th and 20th century art, including an Yves Klein sculpture of the Victory of Samothrace, which sold in 2014 for 110,080€, and a turn-of-the-century marble sculpture by Camille Claudel, which sold in 2014 for 2,460,960€.