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Record-Breaking Auction of Post War and Contemporary Art

Sotheby’s New York, realized the highest total ever for an auction of Post War and Contemporary Art. Masterpieces of Abstract Expressionism, Color Field Painting, Pop Art and more fetched over $375 million. The star was Rothko’s scintillating Royal Red and Blue of 1954. Congratulations to my old friends, Anthony Grant and Leslie Prouty, for their [...]

Fall Auctions: Cézanne, Femme Nue Debout

Over the next few days, Sotheby’s auction house, my old stomping grounds, will join Christie’s to offer $1 billion with a ‘B’ worth of Impressionist, Modern and Contemporary Art. Enjoy this lovely close look at a Cézanne nude in case it is sold to a private collection ne’er to be seen again. It’s crass, but [...]