RESULTS: Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale

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New York

Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale

New York – Tuesday, 1 May 2012

Sale no: 2554 – Top Ten

[All sold prices include buyer’s premium]

 

Sold:

$117,086,000

£72,593,320

€ 87,814,500

Lots Sold: 28

Lots Offered: 31

Sold by Lot: 90%

Sold by $: 96%

Exchange Rate: £0.62= $1 /  €0.75= $1

 

 

 

Lot

Description

 

Estimate ($)

 

Purchase Price

Buyer

5

Paul Cézanne, Joueur de cartes, watercolor on laid paper, painted in 1892-1896

15,000,000-20,000,000

$19,122,500

£11,855,950

€14,341,875

Anonymous

13

Henri Matisse, Les Pivoines, oil on canvas, painted in Collioure, 1907

8,000,000-12,000,000

$19,122,500

£11,855,950

€14,341,875

European Private

3

Pablo Picasso, Le Repos (Marie-Thérèse Walter), oil on canvas, painted in Boisgeloup, 17 May 1932

5,000,000-7,000,000

$9,882,500

£6,127,150

€7,411,875

US Private

11

Claude Monet, Les demoiselles de Giverny, oil on canvas, painted in 1894

9,000,000-12,000,000

$9,602,500

£5,953,550

€7,201,875

US Private

17

Pablo Picasso, Deux nus couchés, oil on canvas, painted in Mougins, 2 March 1968

8,000,000-12,000,000

$8,818,500

£5,467,470

€6,613,875

International Trade

15

Pablo Picasso, Femme assise, oil on canvas, painted on 31 March 1953

2,500,000-3,500,000

$5,234,500

£3,245,390

€3,925,875

European Trade

19

Henry Moore, Reclining figure, bronze with brown patina, conceived in 1956 and cast in 1961

4,000,000-6,000,000

$5,010,500

£3,106,510

€3,757,875

Anonymous

16

Joan Miró, L’arête rouge transperce les plumes bleues de l’oiseau au pâle bec, oil on canvas, painted in 1951

4,500,000-6,500,000

$4,338,500

£2,689,870

€3,253,875

International Trade

23

Pablo Picasso, Mousquetaire et nu assis, oil on canvas, painted in Mougins, 7 April 1967

5,000,000-8,000,000

$4,226,500

£2,620,430

€3,169,875

US Trade

20

Pablo Picasso, Femme dans l’atelier, oil on canvas, painted in Cannes, 3 April 1956

3,000,000-5,000,000

$4,114,500

£2,550,990

€3,085,875

US Trade

 

 

See Related Post-Sale Release for Comment

Press Contact

Erin McAndrew, 212 636 2680 EMcAndrew@christies.com

Date and Location of Next Sale

New York, Wednesday, 2 May 2012

 

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