RESULTS: POST-WAR AND CONTEMPORARY ART - South Kensington, 17 April 2013

Christie’s Post-War and Contemporary Art auction realised a total of £2,301,800/$3,528,659/ €2,676,993 and was sold 77% by value and 64% by lot. The top lot of the sale was Éclatement (Outburst), by Judit Reigl which sold for £133,875/$205,230/€155,697.

185 lots sold

Total: £2,301,800/ $3,528,659/ €2,676,993

     64% sold by lot

287 lots offered

$1.533 = £1 /€1.163 = £1

77% sold by value




Estimate (£)

Price Realised



 Judit Reigl

Éclatement (Outburst)

5,000 – 7,000




European Private



Hans Hartung (1904-1989)


25,000 - 35,000




European Private




Günther Förg (b. 1952)


40,000 - 60,000






 Gilbert & George (b. 1943 & b. 1942)


100,000 - 150,000




European Trade


Alina Szapocznikow (1926-1973)

Untitled (from Expansion Series)

30,000 - 50,000




Estate of Alina Szapocznikow represented by Gallery Loevenbruck




Lucio Fontana (1899-1968)

Concetto Spaziale

40,000 - 60,000




South American Trade


Pierre Soulages (b. 1919)

Brou de noix sur papier              

6,000 - 8,000




     European Private


Dadamaino (1935-2004)


25,000 - 35,000




European Private


Valie Export (b. 1940)

Aktionshose: Genitalpanik (Action Pants: Genital Panic)

25,000 - 35,000




American Private


Yves Klein (1928-1962)

Victoire de Samothrace

40,000 - 60,000




European Trade

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