Pompeo Batoni to lead Sotheby’s Old Master Paintings Sale.
Sotheby’s has acquired Pompeo Batoni’s ‘Susanna and The Elders’ from 1751. This work will be featured in the sale of Important Old Master Paintings and Sculpture on 31 January 2013. The work is estimated at $6 – 9 million.
Turner prize-winner Douglas Gordon’s sculpture has been stolen from Chrisite’s auction house, which was first reported as stolen on 12 November, 2012. The work was insured up to £500,000.
This post will show you the top Christmas gifts for art lovers. Do you have any artsy friends? Or looking for Christmas gifts for artsy students? Or even artists? You have come to the right place, this years art lover gift list starts now:
Christmas Gifts for Art Lovers 2012
Ergocalciferol by Damien Hirst at Tate Museum Shop
Christie’s Post War Auction.
Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening and Day Sales, including the first sale of Warhol Foundation, at Christie’s New York total $525 Million for the week.
Andy Warhol leads the week with a total of works sold for $ 100.1 million, Chrisite’s Day Sale fetched a combined $96 Million.
Christie’s Impressionist and Modern Art
Christie’s fall auction has realized $205 million, a fantastic result for the auction house. Perhaps another sign the art market is reaching another bubble?