8 July 2014, London, King Street
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Christie’s evening auction of Old Master & British Paintings realised £44,986,000/ $77,016,032/ €56,547,402. The sale attracted 145 registered bidders from 27 countries across 5 continents. The top price was paid for Venice, the Bacino di San Marco with the Piazzetta and the Doge’s Palace by Francesco Guardi From The Baron Henri de Rothschild Collection, a masterpiece dating from the artist’s full maturity which realised £9,882,500/ $16,918,840/ €12,422,303, setting the second highest price for a work by the artist at auction (estimate: £8-10 million). New artist record prices were achieved for works by Willem Claesz. Heda (lot 31); Matthias Stomer (lot 34); The Master of the Annunciation to the Shepherds (lot 36); Luca Giordano (lot 38); and Sir Henry Raeburn (lot 64), among others.
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14 September 2016
Brian Sewell - Critic & Collector
London, King Street
27 September 2016
Unless indicated, all prices listed below are an estimate
Price Realised GBP 62,500
The right wing of a diptych: Th...
Price Realised GBP 170,500
The Crucifixion with the Madonn...
Price Realised GBP 74,500
The Madonna and Child enthroned...
Price Realised GBP 146,500
The Madonna and Child with a go...
Price Realised GBP 206,500
Portrait of Maximilian I, Holy ...
Price Realised GBP 122,500
Price Realised GBP 902,500
The Road to Calvary
Price Realised GBP 5,514,500
The Massacre of the Innocents ...
Price Realised GBP 482,500
Portrait of a lady, half-length...
Portrait of a bearded man
Price Realised GBP 602,500
Venice, the Bacino di San Marco...
Price Realised GBP 9,882,500
A Dutch States Yacht, a smalsch...
Price Realised GBP 266,500
A path on a wooded rise, Haarl...
Price Realised GBP 446,500
Parrot tulips, carnations, colu...
Price Realised GBP 362,500
Hector upbraiding Paris for his...
A blackberry pie on a pewter pl...
Price Realised GBP 4,842,500
Tronie of an old man
Price Realised GBP 506,500
A tulip, a carnation, spray of ...
Price Realised GBP 158,500
Christ before Pilate
Price Realised GBP 842,500
The Annunciation to the Shepher...
Price Realised GBP 2,434,500
The Martyrdom of Saint Bartholo...
Price Realised GBP 962,500
Price Realised GBP 6,242,500
Price Realised GBP 98,500
The Siege of Asola
Price Realised GBP 1,142,500
Saint Francis of Assisi in Pray...
Price Realised GBP 218,500
The Virgin of the Immaculate Co...
Price Realised GBP 242,500
A peony, an iris, a poppy, anem...
Price Realised GBP 722,500
An amphitheatre with figures wa...
Price Realised GBP 110,500
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