20-21 November 2012, New York, Rockefeller Plaza
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Christie’s two-day sales of Latin American Art totaled $17,966,450/£11,318,864/€14,013,831 and achieved twenty-eight world auction records.Virgilio Garza, Head of Latin American Art, said: “Building from the excitement of great prices achieved in the Latin American evening sale, we had an energetic Day Session of Latin American art, demonstrating the strength of the middle market across all categories, ranging from the Spanish Colonial to the contemporary. There was fast-paced and spirited bidding in the room and online, with 18% of lots bought or directly underbid by a Christies LIVE™ client. Thirty auction records were achieved over the two days of Latin American sales, which included Arnaldo Roche Rabell, Tomás Sánchez, Olga de Amaral, Carmen Herrera, Iberê Camargo, and Oscar Muñoz.”
Unless indicated, all prices listed below are an estimate
Hacia el cielo
Price Realised USD 37,500
Price Realised USD 40,000
Price Realised USD 554,500
Madre con hijos (also known as...
Price Realised USD 422,500
Desnudo de Aurorita
Price Realised USD 47,500
Price Realised USD 218,500
Portrait of Linda Christian
Price Realised USD 578,500
Price Realised USD 50,000
Hombre en la taberna (from the...
Price Realised USD 104,500
Price Realised USD 482,500
The Girldead (Girdle!) also kn...
Man with Birds (also known as H...
Price Realised USD 338,500
Chinita de El Playón
Price Realised USD 194,500
Lampião e Maria Bonita
La ragazza su fondo nero
Price Realised USD 158,500
Cinco saltimbanquis despúes de ...
La caída de los grandes mitos ...
Price Realised USD 86,500
Atardecer junto al mar
Price Realised USD 80,500
Llegada del caminante a la lagu...
Price Realised USD 602,500
Price Realised USD 68,500
Price Realised USD 314,500
Woman on a Horse
Price Realised USD 290,500
Price Realised USD 98,500
Price Realised USD 230,500
Buscador de paisajes
Price Realised USD 626,500
Price Realised USD 938,500
Price Realised USD 74,500
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