RESULTS - Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale Including Property From The John C. Whitehead Collection

New York

Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale

Including Property From The John C. Whitehead Collection

New York, 14 May 2015, Sale #3736

[All sold prices include buyer’s premium]


40 lots sold

Total: $202,608,000/£128,721,728/€178,022,150

93% sold by lot

43 lots offered

£0.64= $1 / €0.88=$1

99% sold by value



Estimate ($)

Price Realized



Piet Mondrian (1872-1944), Composition No. III, with Red, Blue, Yellow, and Black, 1929, oil on canvas in the artist's painted frame, painted in 1929.


15,000,000 - 25,000,000






Fernand Léger (1881-1955), Le corsage rouge
oil on canvas, painted in 1922.

10,000,000 - 15,000,000






Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920), Beatrice Hastings, oil on canvas, painted in 1916.

7,000,000 - 10,000,000






Claude Monet (1840-1926), Les meules à Giverny, oil on canvas, painted in Giverny, 1885

12,000,000 - 18,000,000






Chaim Soutine (1893-1943), La Communiante (La Mariée), oil on canvas, painted circa 1924.

3,000,000 - 5,000,000






Edgar Degas (1834-1917), Trois danseuses, pastel on joined paper laid down on board, executed circa 1900

6,000,000 - 8,000,000






Constantin Brancusi (1867-1957), La muse endormie I
plaster, original marble version carved in 1909-1910; this plaster version executed by 1912.

8,000,000 - 12,000,000






Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920), Jean Alexandre (recto), Nu assis (verso; see note), oil on canvas, painted in 1909 (recto).

5,000,000 - 7,000,000






Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), La femme qui pleure, I
drypoint, aquatint, etching and scraper, executed on 1 July 1937.

4,000,000 - 6,000,000






Claude Monet (1840-1926), Paysage de matin, oil on canvas, painted in Giverny, 1888.

6,000,000 - 8,000,000





Estimates do not include buyer’s premium.

Sales totals are hammer price plus buyer’s premium and do not reflect costs, financing fees or application of buyer’s or seller’s credits.




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