A wealth of graphic and decorative art awaits New Yorkers in the coming weeks. Refer to the websites for details, and take advantage of all this bounty during the preview exhibitions.

Phillips de Pury invited design guru Murray Moss to curate the extraordinary October 16 sale, Dialogues between Art & Design, juxtaposing and musing on exuberant objects, paintings and sculpture that cross boundaries of time and geography, including pieces from his collection. www.phillipsdepury.com

Swann’s auction of African-American Fine Art on October 18 ranges from 19th-century paintings by Duncanson, Porter, and Bannister, to works spanning the 20th century by Tanner, White, Bearden, and others. On October 23, a stellar private collection of Early Printed Books, rich in Aldine Imprints, features first editions of the Works of Galen and Plato in the original Greek. Highlights of the Old Master through Modern Prints sale on October 31 include a lifetime impression of Rembrandt’s “Hundred Guilder Print,” van Gogh’s sole etching, a portrait of Doctor Gachet, and a section of prints, drawings and livres d’artiste by Dali. The announcement of the annual auction of Rare & Important Travel Posters on November 8 with the tag-line “see the world,” says it all. The morning session of American Art on November 15 comprises paintings, drawings and sculpture. The afternoon session of Contemporary Art offers paintings, drawings, sculpture and prints. www.swanngalleries.com

Christie’s October 16 sale of Magnificent Jewels contains huge, flawless diamonds, a rare natural pearl necklace, and elegant signed jewelry. October 17 & 18 are devoted to 500 Years of Decorative Arts including Oriental Carpets, followed on October 19 by dazzling Silver and Objects of Vertu, and on October 24, a superb private collection, Treasures of France from the Sun King to the Belle Époque. The October 29 sale of 19th-Century European Art boasts paintings by Bouguereau, Boldini, Corot and Alma-Tadema. Diverse Prints & Multiples will be offered on October 30 & 31. The evening session of the November 7-8 Impressionist & Modern Art sale features Kandinsky’s “Study for Improvisation 8,” 1909 from the Volkhart Foundation Collection. A long-term partnership with the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts begins with a three-part sale of photographs, paintings, and works on paper on November 12; proceeds will benefit the Foundation’s grant-making programs. On November 12 & 13, The Steven A. Greenberg Collection: Masterpieces of French Art Deco focuses in-depth on works by Dunand, Ruhlmann, and Dupas. Post-war & Contemporary Art take center stage on November 14 & 15, with early paintings by Basquiat and Richter, significant paintings and works on paper from the collection of TV producer Douglas S. Cramer, and Yves Klein’s “Accord Bleu (Sponge Relief),” being sold by the Brooklyn Museum to create a fund for the purchase of works by contemporary artists. www.christies.com

Sotheby’s brings out some stupendous examples of 19th- century Furniture & Decorative Arts on October 24 and Important English & European Decorative Arts on October 26. The November 1 & 2 Prints auction features 10 complete sets by Warhol, and works by Johns, Close and Hockney. Picasso’s 1936 portrait of Marie-Thérèse Walter, “Femme à la Fenêtre,” is among the stars in the evening session of Impressionist & Modern Art on November 5. The highlight of the November 8 sale of 19th-century European Art, “Cherry Branch,” 1881, a painting of two winsome little girls by Bouguereau, is being sold by Twin Towers Senior Living Community in Cincinnati to support programs. The painting was part of a collection donated by Mr. & Mrs. Obed Wilson, major benefactors of Twin Towers. The November 13 auction of Contemporary Art includes Rothko’s “No. 1 (Royal, Red, and Blue),” 1954, and top-notch paintings by Pollock, Still, Gorky, de Kooning, Kline, Mitchell, Hofmann and Gottlieb from the collection of Sidney and Dorothy Kohl. www.sothebys.com

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10/16 Modern & Contemporary Design

10/24 Important English & Continental Furniture & Decorations including Old Master Paintings & Drawings featuring a late 18th-century Parisian silver-gilt dessert service owned by Gouverneur Morris

10/16 Modern & Contemporary Design

10/24 Important English & Continental Furniture & Decorations including Old Master Paintings & Drawings featuring a late 18th-century Parisian silver-gilt dessert service owned by Gouverneur Morris

11/5 Rare Books, Maps & Autographs, including an archive of correspondence and documents pertaining to Otto Frank’s efforts to escape the Nazi-occupied Netherlands in 1941 that was assembled by actor Joseph Schildkraut, who portrayed Frank in both stage and film versions of “The Diary of Anne Frank.”

11/5 Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

11/13 European Art, Modern & Contemporary Art, Property from Knoedler Gallery; American Art featuring paintings from the Estate of Waldo Hutchins III including Thomas Moran’s oil “Stormy Skies over Long Island, 1885.

11/19 Paintings from the Estate of Lee B. Anderson sold to benefit the Lee B. Anderson Memorial Foundation