Christie’s auctions of Impressionist and Modern Art in London between 18 and 21 June realised £89,341,713 / $139,981,526/ €104,713,989, with international bidding from new and established collectors at every price level of the market. The top price from the series of sales was paid for Wassily Kandinsky’s rare Expressionist masterpiece Studie zu Improvisation 3, 1909, which sold for £13,501,875/ $21,157,438 /€15,851,201 (estimate: £12-16 million). In total, 18 lots sold for over £1 million (24 for over $1 million).
Please find a table of results below with the auction totals:
Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Auction
£64,076,575 $100,407,993 €75,225,899
Picasso Ceramics (Christie’s South Kensington)
£2,845,750 $4,459,290 €3,340,911
Impressionist and Modern Day Sale
£15,948,800 $24,943,923 €18,596,301
Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper
£4,927,525 $7,777,029 €5,745,494
Impressionist and Modern (Christie’s South Kensington)
£1,543,063 $2,393,291 €1,805,384
TOTAL: £89,341,713 $139,981,526 €104,713,989
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