Announcement of the online auction of the property bankruptcy of the media director and philanthropist Robert Francis Xavier Sillerman

CENTRAL ISLIP, NY, July 15, 2022 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Maltz Auctions, a premier full-service auction company serving the continental United States and the Caribbean, has announced that it will be hosting an online-only auction featuring exclusive items from the estate of renowned media executive and philanthropist Robert Francis Xavier Sillerman from July 15, 2022 at 11 a.m., with the first batch due to close on Wednesday July 20, 2022 at 11 a.m.

PHOTO CAPTION: Dan Rothenfeld – Standing glass figure.

Viewings are Monday, July 18, 2022 and Tuesday, July 19, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. by appointment only by calling Maltz Auction‘s Gallery at (516) 349-7022.

“Media executive and philanthropist Robert Francis Xavier Sillerman was an avid art collector in addition to his many business pursuits. Just look at Barbara Schwartz’s 1988 Handmade Paper on Wire, Standing Figure in Glass by master glassmaker Dan Rothenfeld or James Watkins’ cast crystal – Merge. These are unique works of art that make powerful statements that you can now buy,” said Chapter 7 Administrator Yann Geron.



  • Oil Painting by Roberto Juarez – “Still Life with Chains”
  • Liz Marks Love Seat – 1989 Glass Paste
  • Barbara Schwartz Sculpture – 1988 Handmade paper on wire
  • Photograph by Ruth Orkin – Marilyn Monroe on an Elephant
  • Jurgen Vollmer – The Beatles Gelatin Silver Prints (1961)
  • Ruth Orkin – Humphrey Bogart
  • Sepia photograph of the Dakota Building
  • Dan Rothenfeld – Standing Glass Figure
  • James Watkins Cast Crystal – “Merge” (1989)
  • And more…


  • Patek Philippe 18k gold men’s watch (1989)
  • Muhammad Ali “Athlete of the Century” ring in 14 karat gold and diamonds
  • Hudson Valley Renegades – Owner’s Championship Ring
  • 1 Carat Faceted Natural Padparadscha Pink Sapphire
  • Tiffany & Co. 18k Gold and Diamond Men’s Robe Set
  • Men’s Cartier Bracelet
  • Custom cufflinks
  • antique cufflinks
  • Cufflinks in 18k gold, 14k gold, silver and fantasy
  • Jewels of the United States House or Representatives
  • Watches
  • Loose colored gemstones
  • And more…

Men’s Mink Lined Cashmere Coat

Visits: Monday July 18 and Tuesday July 19 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. By appointment only. Click here for appointment

Please call (516) 349-7022 for additional information.

Pre-registration required to bid: You must submit the signed Terms and Conditions and Online Bidding Form along with a deposit to be approved for auction. Acceptable forms of deposit are cashiers checks, money orders and wire transfers (funds must be received at least 24 hours prior to the scheduled auction end time or you may not be permitted to bid before the end of the auction). The credit card authentication process does not meet this requirement. Your buying power will be 4x the amount of your deposit. For example, if you send $1,000, you will be approved for a bid of up to $4,000. All unspent deposits will be processed for a refund within 72 business hours of the conclusion of the auction.

Auction date: The online auction will open on Friday July 15, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. and the closing of the first lot is scheduled for Wednesday July 20, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. or download the Maltz Auctions app from the Apple Store or Google Play.

Bidding Process: If a bid is placed with less than one minute remaining, the bidding period will be extended so that there is one minute left for competing bids to be entered. If further auctions occur, the extension timer will be reset to one minute. Once no other bidding activity occurs, the sale ends when the timer expires.

Auction location: Online auctions only – Visit or download the Maltz Auctions app from the Apple Store or Google Play.

To pay: A minimum deposit of 25% in cash, money order or cashier’s check as outlined in the instructions above. All funds must be made payable to Maltz Auctions, Inc.

Buyer’s Premium: A 13.5% buying commission will be added to all offers to determine the total purchase price.

Sales tax: Sales tax will be collected from all buyers without a valid resale certificate.

Yann Geron, administrator of chapter 7
Klestadt Winters Jureller Southard & Stevens, LLP, attorneys for Chapter 7 Trustee
Richard B. Maltz, auctioneer
David A. Constantino, auctioneer
Richard B. Maltz, Chartered Real Estate Broker
Telephone (516) 349-7022 Fax (516) 349-0105

These Assets are being sold on an “AS IS, WHERE IS” basis, and no warranties or representations, express or implied, as to ownership are made by Seller, Auction Company, or any of their agents. The information contained in this document comes from sources believed to be reliable but is not guaranteed. Much of the information provided has been obtained from third party sources and has not been independently verified. All potential bidders are urged to perform their own due diligence before participating in the public auction. Maltz Auctions, Inc., d/b/a Maltz Auctions acts exclusively as its marketing agent.


PHOTO LINK for the media:

PHOTO CAPTION: Dan Rothenfeld – Standing glass figure.


Kerry D Gillick-Goldberg

KGG Enterprises – for Maltz Auctions

[email protected]

Phone number: 516-455-3179

News source: Maltz Auctions

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