Femme assise, robe bleue by Pablo Picasso will go under the hammer at Christie’s NY as a highlight of its Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale (Estimate: $35,000,000-50,000,000).
The largest private collection of Asian art ever to come up at auction will go on sale at Christie’s in March 2015. The auction’s 2,000 lots were amassed by the late Robert Hatfield Ellsworth. A prominent American dealer. Ellsworth passed away in August 2014; the collector was the first American art dealer to visit mainland […]
Jeff Koons’s monumental sculpture Balloon Dog (Orange) has set a new world auction record for a living artist. The iconic work by the controversial American artist achieved the sum of $58,405,000 – that being £36,795,150, or €43,219,700, at Christie’s Post-War & Contemporary Evening Sale in New York on November 12, 2013. According to new figures […]
Christie’s has announced the sale of the family collection of the Surrealist fashion designer Elsa Schiaparelli. The auction takes place January 23, 2014, in Paris . This sale is a major event for the international world of fashion, style and design. It is the first time on the market for this family collection, which was […]