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CHRISTIE’S EVENING AUCTION OF IMPRESSIONIST AND MODERN ART REALIZES $165.6 MILLION
Manet’s Le Printemps was the star lot of Christie’s Evening Sale of Impressionist and Modern Art on Wednesday, which achieved an overall sale total of $165,635,000 (£104,350,050/ € 132,508,000), and was 90% sold by lot and 87% by value. Of the 39 works offered, 1 lot sold for over $50 million, 6 sold for over $5 million, and 31 sold for over $1 million. 38% of lots sold above the high estimate, and 23% of lots sold within the pre-sale estimate range. Three additional sales, Works on Paper, the Day Sale, and an online-only auction of Picasso Ceramics will complete this week’s sales series.
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POST-SALE RELEASE: CHRISTIE’S EVENING AUCTION OF IMPRESSIONIST AND MODERN ART REALIZES $165.6 MILLION
RELEASE: CHRISTIE’S NOVEMBER 5 EVENING SALE IN NEW YORK PRESENTS MASTERWORKS OF THE IMPRESSIONIST & MODERN MOVEMENTS
RELEASE: FROM THE SALON TO THE AUCTION ROOM CELEBRATED MANET PORTRAIT FROM THE 1882 SALON TO BE OFFERED FOR THE FIRST TIME AT AUCTION, AFTER MORE THAN 100 YEARS IN A PRIVATE COLLECTION