14 February 2012, London
14 February 2012
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We challenged interior designers Christopher Howe and Fabrice Bana to furnish an empty space using objects offered in our Interiors sale on 31 January
This 19th-century portrait was innovative for its time and caught Abby Aldrich Rockefeller’s eye for the avant-garde, as specialist Furio Rinaldi explains
Francis Bacon’s Portrait of Henrietta Moraes sold for £21,321,250 at London, King Street on 14 February 2012 in the Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Auction.
A World Auction Record for the Artist was achieved when Thomas Houseago’s Figure 2 sold for £157,250 at London, King Street on 14 February 2012 in the Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Auction.
Ronald Lauder and Christie’s Amy Cappellazzo join CNBC’s Power Lunch to discuss why the art market is so hot right now. Cappellazzo previews sale highlights from the upcoming Post-War and Contemporary Art sale on 14 February in London including works by Francis Bacon, Gerhard Richter and Mark Rothko.
Francis Outred, Head of Post-War & Contemporary Art, Europe, discusses Francis Bacon’s Portrait of Henrietta Moraes, along with other highlights including works by Lucio Fontana, Gerhard Richter, Piero Manzoni, Yves Klein, Jeff Wall, Lucian Freud and Mark Rothko.