Archive for the ‘Christies’ Category

Impressionist Paintings set more record prices at Christie’s

Claude Monet’s Le Bassin Aux Nympheas fetched at £40.92 million Christie’s Impressionist and Modern Art auction last night. The painting […]

More Lucian Freud and Francis Bacon works up for sale a week after records smashed

More works by Bacon and Freud to go up for auction after record prices for Benefits Supervisor Sleeping and Triptych. […]

The Economy is Tanking. Why is Sotheby’s Doing So Well?

Lee Rosenbaum has an insightful interview on New York Public Radio to help explain how the art market is supporting […]

Sotheby’s Posts Loss on Lower Sales, Higher Salaries

Southeby’s loses money this quarter, CEO attributes loss to the credit crunch and guarantees From the story: Sotheby’s, the world’s […]

Monet’s Le Pont du chemin de fer a Argenteuil sells for $41M in NYC

The 1873 oil on canvass by Claude Monet’s 1873 oil painting, Le Pont du chemin de fer a Argenteuil, sold […]