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Event Date3 December 10:00 AM EST - 16 December 02:00 PM EST | Online auction 21111

Image World | Contemporary Art from a Private American Collection

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Image World | Contemporary Art from a Private American Collection

Sale Overview

As a continuation of the IMAGE WORLD collection recently offered in the 21st Century Evening sale and the Post-War and Contemporary Art Day sale in New York, Christie’s is pleased to present Image World | Contemporary Art from a Private American Collection. Drawing inspiration from Image World: Art and Media Culture — the 1989 Whitney Museum of American Art exhibition on the Picture Generation — Christie’s online auction showcases an array of important contemporary artists such Cindy Sherman, Richard Prince, Christopher Wool, Eddie Martinez, Roe Ethridge, and others.

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Auction times
03 Dec 10:00 AM (EST)

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Michael Baptist

Michael Baptist

Associate Specialist, Head of First Open | Post-War & Contemporary Art

Michael Baptist is an Associate Specialist and head of the First Open auctions in the Post-War and Contemporary Art department in New York. Prior to joining Christie’s in 2013, he worked for the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and the Whitney Museum of American Art. From 2016-2020, Michael served as a specialist for the Evening Sale auction in New York, and has assisted in the sales of masterpieces such as Jeff Koons’ Rabbit and major collections such as the Robert B. Mayer Family Collection and the Barney A. Ebsworth Collection. Michael specializes in a range of post-war and contemporary artists, and in summer of 2020 he curated a private selling exhibition, For the Love of the Game, on the theme of sports in contemporary art. Michael earned a B.A. in English from Northeastern University in Boston, and studied art history at Studio Art Center International in Florence, Italy.

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