RESULTS: Nineteen to Now, Art from the 19th, 20th and the 21st Centuries

Amsterdam

 

Nineteen to Now
Amsterdam – Tuesday, 8 March 2011
Sale no: 2858 – Top Three
[All sold prices include buyer’s premium] 

Sold:

€ 2,342,538

$3,207,872

 

Lots Sold: 

Lots Offered:

Sold by Lot:  69%

Sold by €: 89%

Exchange Rate €1 -$ 1.40

 

Lot 

Description

 

Estimate (€)

 

Purchase Price

Buyer

177

Hendra Gunawan (1918-1983), Mother and Children, oil on canvas, 195 x87 cm. ***WORLD AUCTION RECORD***

30,000-50,000

€612,000/

$838,073

Asian Organisation

178

Hendra Gunawan (1918-1983), Snake Charmer, oil on canvas, 195 x87 cm

30,000-50,000

€505,000/

$691,547

Asian Organisation

134

Raden sarief Bustaman Saleh (1807-1880), Lion attackin a horse, oil on board, 24.5x32.5 cm.

22,000-28,000

€46,600/

$63,814

Asian Private

 

 

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*Please note when quoting estimates above that other fees will apply in addition to the hammer price - see Section D of the Conditions of Sale at the back of the sale catalogue.

*Estimates do not include buyer’s premium. Sales totals are hammer price plus buyer’s premium and are reported net of applicable fees.