As we wrote about it before, both Christie's and Sotheby's have large, multi-day modern art sale events this week in London. New results are in from the latest auctions and many masterpieces went for around a million dollars. Below is the selection of some of the recent sales: "Idylle" by Henri Martin - 541,250 GBP ($1,064,098)
Idylle by Henri Martin

"Les deux fusils" by Fernand Léger - 481,250 GBP ($946,138)
Les deux fusils by Fernand Leger

"La dame en rose" by Raoul Dufy - 577,250 GBP ($1,134,874)
La Dame En Rose by Raoul Dufy

"MARCHÉ À LA VOLAILLE À GISORS" by Camille Pissarro - 577,250 GBP ($1,146,245)
MARCHÉ À LA VOLAILLE À GISORS by Camille Pissarro

"JEUNE FEMME À L'OMBRELLE" by Pierre-Auguste Renoir - 505,250 GBP ($1,003,274)
JEUNE FEMME À L\'OMBRELLE by Renoir

"L'ARAIGNÉE VERTE" by Fernand Léger - 481,250 GBP ($955,618)
L\'ARAIGNÉE VERTE by Fernand Leger

The highest prices at Christie's and Sotheby's were paid for the paintings below, respectively. "Nu sur fond rouge" by Marc Chagall - 881,250 GBP ($1,732,538)
Nu sur fond rouge by Marc Chagall

"Danseuse" by Gina Severini - 15,049,250 GBP ($29,910,384)
Danseuse by Gina Severini

 



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    very expensive yet very intricate artworks! “Idylle” is not drawn by a human being!!!

  • http://www.santaferanch.com/category/santafe.western_decor.western_artwork/ Western Artwork

    very expensive yet very intricate artworks! “Idylle” is not drawn by a human being!!!

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