Published On: Tue, Nov 10th, 2015

New York auction sets records for Amedeo Modigliani & Roy Lichtenstein


NEW YORK: Christie’s on Monday smashed world record prices at auction for Amedeo Modigliani and Roy Lichtenstein, selling works by the artists for $170.4 million and $95.37 million respectively.

- NY auction sets records for Modigliani,_


One of the items that failed to sell was a nude portrait of Bella Freud, the fashion designer daughter of British painter Lucian Freud, which was estimated to be worth $20-30 million. –AFP

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