Sotheby's Fourth Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call Invitation

NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sotheby's (NYSE:BID) will be holding its fourth quarter ended December 31, 2012 earnings conference call on Thursday, February 28, 2013. The call will be hosted by Bill Ruprecht, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Bill Sheridan, Chief Financial Officer, at 4:45 PM EST. The call will consist of a brief discussion of the Company's results followed by a question and answer period.

Domestic callers should dial 888-371-8897 and international callers should dial 970-315-0479. The call reservation number is 96854563. Please establish a line approximately 10 minutes prior to the call beginning.

To listen to the conference call via web cast, please go to: http://investor.shareholder.com/bid/events.cfm. You will need Windows Media Player or Real Player to access the call. Please download either of these programs before the call begins.

Please call 212-894-1023 with any questions.
CONTACT: Investor Relations         212 894 1023         Jennifer Park         Jennifer.Park@Sothebys.com