Christie’s London Evening Auctions of the Impressionist and Modern Art Realise $213.4M

 

New and Established Buyers from 19 Countries Result in

The Most Valuable February Evening Sale of the Category at Christie’s London   

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The Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale and the auction of The Art of the Surreal took place on the evening of 6 February at Christie’s London, realising $213,4M and selling 89 percent by lot and percent by value. The auctions had a combined pre-sale estimate of £89.8M to £132.8M. The top price was paid for Jeanne Hébuterne (au chapeau), 1919, by Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920) which sold for $42,104,835.

In total, 42 works of art sold for over $1 million, and five artist records were set: led by Berthe Morisot’s portrait which set a new record price for a female artist at auction; a record for a sculpture by Renè Magritte; and records for a work by Alberto Magnelli, Kay Sage and Óscar Domínguez.

Fuente- http://www.christies.com

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