14 février 2018

Christie's to offer masterpieces by Lucio Fontana, Alberto Burri and Thomas Schütte

Lot 17. Lucio Fontana (1899-1968), Concetto spaziale, Attese, signed, titled and inscribed ‘ieri è venuta a trovarmi Tro-tro Klein l. Fontana Concetto spaziale – ATTESE’ (on the reverse), waterpaint on canvas with lacquered wood frame, 26 ¾ x 79 ¾ x 2 1/8in. (68 x 202.5 x 5.5cm.). Executed in 1965. Estimate GBP 8,000,000 - GBP 12,000,000 (USD 11,071,999 - USD 16,607,998) © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 LONDON.- A collection of artists who radicalised traditional methods for... [Lire la suite]

08 mars 2017

Christie's London Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Auction achieves $117,781,248

The top price of the evening was for Peter Doig’s spellbinding snow scene Cobourg 3 + 1 More, which saw determined bidding in the saleroom and on the phone and sold for £12,709,000 / $15,530,398 / €14,640,768. © Christie’s Images Limited 2017. LONDON.- The Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Auction continued the confidence that launched the season, totalling £96,384,000 / $117,781,248 / € 111,034,368, a 65% increase on last February’s equivalent total, with strong sell-through rates of 95% by lot and 98% by value. The top... [Lire la suite]
04 juin 2009

Phillips de Pury & Company Announce Highlights of the Forthcoming London Contemporary Art Sales

LONDON.- Phillips de Pury & Company is pleased to announce the highlights of the forthcoming Contemporary Art sales to take place in London on June 29 at the company’s Howick Place galleries. The Evening sale will offer 40 lots with a total pre-sale estimate between £5.4 – 7.8M and the day sale will offer 132 lots with a total pre-sale estimate between £1.9 – 2.8M. Highlights of the Evening sale include works by Richard Prince, Thomas Schütte, Robert Rauschenberg and Ed Ruscha as well as Mario Merz, Alighiero Boetti, Yue... [Lire la suite]