24 June 2008, London
24 June 2008
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View works by Monet, Degas, Picasso, Magritte and more in our pre-sale exhibition, offered on 27 February in London in 20th Century Week
Why Christie’s Global President Jussi Pylkkänen considers this ‘one of the greatest Matisse paintings ever to come to the market’
Our dedicated online sale of prints by the Chinese-born French artist reveals how his styles and themes evolved across five decades
Discover how we’ve brought to life the mysterious world of this important, early Surrealist work from 1926 — offered in London on 27 February
Danseuse a la barre, an extremely rare early masterpiece in pastel by Edgar Degas, realised £13,481,250 at the June 2008 Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale in London, far exceeding its pre-sale estimate and establishing a new world auction record price for the artist.
Le bassin aux nymphéas by Claude Monet, a masterpiece painting offered from the Estate of J. Irwin and Xenia S. Miller, realized £40,921,250 at the June 2008 Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale in London, and established a new world auction record for the artist.