Christie's: 42 million more work




Sales at the auction Christie's «Impressionist and Modern Art" and "Art of Surrealism" was £ 136, 4 million ($ 213, 4 million), a record for trading of these categories. The main lot of the evening was the work of a brush Amedeo Modigliani, "Jeanne Hebuterne (in hat)," 1919, sold for £ 26, 92 million ($ 42, 1 million) Estimé £ 16-22 million. In total, 42 works went under the hammer for amounts more than $ 1 million. During the auction was taken five new price peaks. Thus, the portrait by Berthe Morisot, who became the most expensive work of the artist. They also set a record for a sculpture work of Rene Magritte and the works of Alberto Manelli, Kay Sage and Oscar Dominguez.

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