The Christie’s 20th/21st Century auction series reflects the evolution of the art market, presenting works in dialogue across centuries, geographies and artistic periods. This October, following the stunning successes of our global cross-category sale format, 20th/21st Century London offers a remarkable selection of modern and contemporary works with a stellar calendar of live and online sales, including Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Sale, First Open: Post-War and Contemporary Art Online and Modern British Art.
Livestreamed across salerooms in London, New York and Hong Kong, the series is headlined by 20th/21st Century: Evening Sale, Including Thinking Italian. Showcasing the best of Italian and international art, highlights include Alighiero Boetti’s Mappa, Peter Doig’s Hill House (Green Version) and David Hockney’s Guest House Garden – in public for the first time in 20 years.
About the lot
Brightening Lives: Works sold to benefit Rays of Sunshine Children’s Charity
Christie’s is proud to partner with Rays of Sunshine for Brightening Lives: Works sold to benefit Rays of Sunshine Children’s Charity, offering works in our upcoming sales, Post-War and Contemporary Day Sale and First Open: Post-War and Contemporary Art Online. Both sales are held as part of Christie’s global cross-category sale series, 20th/21st Century Art. Highlights include works by Bridget Riley, Damien Hirst, Yoshitomo Nara and Tony Cragg, amongst other notable post-war and contemporary artists.
Thom Yorke and Stanley Donwood discuss the works created by Donwood in response to Radiohead's albums Kid A and Amnesiac
Explore artworks by Stanley Donwood and Radiohead's Thom Yorke – including six major works offered in First Open: Post-War and Contemporary Art Online from 5 to 19 October
Via Clerici 5 – Milano
28 September, 12pm – 9pm
29 September, 10am – 7pm
30 September, 10am – 7pm
20 Rockefeller Plaza
New York, NY 10020
29 September, 10am – 5pm
30 September, 10am – 5pm
1 October, 10am – 5pm
2 October, 10am – 5pm
3 October, 1pm – 5pm
20th/21st Century: Evening Sale Including Thinking Italian
Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Sale
First Open: Post-War and Contemporary Art Online
Fresh-to-market Picasso leads 20th/21st Century: London to Paris sale series
20th and 21st Century Evening Sales surpass £153 million; Picasso’s L’Etreinte makes top price at £14,697,000; new records set for Yayoi Kusama and Stanley Whitney