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Monet, Basquiat and Twombly top a $702 million week of auctions

Monet, Basquiat and Twombly top a $702 million week of auctions

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This week, a variety of art was on the auction block, including Impressionist, Modern and Contemporary art. It was at an evening sale, that the total reached $596.8 million. The auctioneer for the evening was Olivier Baker, who works for Sotheby's. It was possible to view the auction, which took place in New York, through a live broadcast. Many buyers were present, from New York to Hong Kong...

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One of Monet's Finest Large-Scale Waterlilies Ever to Appear at Auction

One of Monet's Finest Large-Scale Waterlilies Ever to Appear at Auction

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The Wednesday 12 May 2021, one of Claude Monet's most incredible paintings will be offered at Sotheby's evening sale of Impressionist and Modern Art in New York.

Le Bassin aux Nymphéas, painted between 1917 and 1919 at Monet's home in Giverny, measures 40 by 79 inches. It is one of the paintings in an emblematic series of Monet's works. This painting is...

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Property from a distinguished private collection - VERSUS MEDICI

Property from a distinguished private collection - VERSUS MEDICI

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Jean-Michel Basquiat's work Versus Medici is highlighted in the New York Contemporary Art Evening Sale this May.

A large number of sublime works, which depict Basquiat's art

These famous works, created in 1982, will be featured in the New York contemporary art auction on 12 May 2021. The auction is estimated to sell for between $35 million and...

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Triumph for the Christo and Jeanne-Claude collection

Triumph for the Christo and Jeanne-Claude collection

Sotheby's Auction

Sales of the Christo and Jeanne-Claude collections set a world record. While previous high estimates had put the total at between 2.8 and 4.2 million euros, sales more than doubled this high estimate. In fact, sales totalled 9.2 million euros, with all of the works on offer sold.

Christo and Jeanne-Claude are an artist couple, famous for their large-scale and ephemeral projects. The...

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The $92 Million Renaissance Man & More Masters Week Results

The $92 Million Renaissance Man & More Masters Week Results

Sotheby's Auction

This Thursday, January 28, 2021, the Sotheby's auction set a record of $114.5 million thanks to the Portrait of the Young Man Holding a Cockade by Florentine artist Sandro Botticelli. This is an important work from the Italian Renaissance, which was placed at the head of...

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Sale

Sale "Asian Arts"

Sotheby’s Leads Asia Again as Innovation Drives Exceptional 2020 Results

With approximately 350 international bidders, Sotheby's Asian Arts auction reached a record €5.7 million, well above its base estimate of €2.7 million....

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