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The Painting Of Kandinsky Was Sold at Christies
27.06.2013 14:32
The Painting Of Kandinsky Was Sold at Christies
(Source: http://www.pravda.ru/news/culture/14)

Evening auction "Impressionism and Modern Art" brought the auction house Christie's 64 million 76 thousand 575 pounds. 

      Top-lot auction, as expected, was the picture of Vasily Kandinsky "Sketch for Improvisation 3", sold for 13 million 501 thousand 875 pounds of estimate at 12-16 million pounds.


      

18 lots were sold at the evening auction of the auction house for amounts in excess of one million pounds sterling. Two records were set for artists: Eugène Boudin and Constantin Brancusi. "Portrait of Paul Guillaume" Amadeo Modigliani’s brush was the second lot of the cost of trading - the painting was sold for almost 6.8 million pounds of estimate 5.7 million. The third place - "The woman in the chair" by Picasso, sold for 6.1 million pounds (estimated cost is $ 6.4 million).

       


      

 




Author: Anna Dorozhkina

Tags: Russian arts     

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