18 novembre 2016

Max Ernst painting from the family of Dorothea Tanning sells for $1 million at Bonhams

Max Ernst, Tremblement de terre printanier, sold for $1,147,500. Photo: Bonhams. NEW YORK, NY.- At Bonhams Impressionist & Modern Sale tonight (November 16), an exceptional painting by Max Ernst consigned by a descendent of his widow, the artist Dorothea Tanning, saw an astonishing result, selling for $1,147,500. Tremblement de terre printanier had never appeared at auction before, and the excitement in the room was palpable.   William O’Reilly, Bonhams Director of Impressionist & Modern Art, said... [Lire la suite]