7 February 2012, London
7 February 2012
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A collection of 10 works by artists including Braque, Picabia and Schwitters will be on view in London at the end of February
David Rockefeller and his eldest son on what art, philanthropy and a love of Asian culture have meant to one of America’s greatest families
A selection of mid-century modern chairs from JF Chen’s collection, offered at Christie’s in February
Why this important Gilbert Stuart painting is an interesting addition to the Rockefellers’ extraordinary collection
The Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale and the auction of Art of the Surreal realised a combined total of £135 million on 8 February, establishing record prices for Henry Moore and Joan Miró. The success of these sales underscores the continued strength of the market in this category and the truly global reach of the department.
A World Record Price for The Artist at Auction was set for Henry Moore’s Reclining Figure: Festival which sold for £19,081,250 at London, King Street on 7 February 2012 in the Impressionist / Modern Art Evening Sale.