• Event date 30 May - 7 June
  • Event location Paris
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The 20th and 21st Century Art sales in Paris achieved great success, with a total of €24,975,326.

The Collection Crémieux, passion privée, bringing together the great names of the post-war French scene, totalled €4.6 million. Nicolas de Staël's Quai de Grenelle sold €1,008,000 and Jean Dubuffet's Regard Limpide attracted strong interest from bidders, as did works by international artists such as Giacomo Balla and Tom Wesselmann.

The Renault Collection, leading the way was a great success, with 100% of lots sold. Highlighting the resolutely avant-garde adventure of the Renault Group, the sale totalled €10,486,964, doubling its estimate. Among the top lots, Jean Dubuffet's Fiston la filoche sold for €950,400, while Robert Rauschenberg's 1-800 (Salvage) fetched €831,600, more than three times its estimate.

The Art contemporain sale rounded off this series of sales, fetching €9.6 million. Led by a work by Joan Mitchell unseen on the market before, the sale also included a work by Jean Paul Riopelle that doubled its pre-sale estimate.

With an overall result of €54,198,507 for 20th and 21st Century Art in the first semester of 2024, Christie's has maintained its leading position in France for this speciality. Our teams are now preparing for our October 2024 sales.

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