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Edouard Manet ”Spring” Portrait At Christie’s Auctions

Picture of French impressionist Édouard Manet “Spring” will be sold at auction in New York on November 5, and the starting price is $35 Million, according to auction house Christie’s. “Spring“, which represents a Parisian actress Jeanne Demarsy in colored dress, was first presented at the Paris Salon in 1882. The canvas is owned by […]

Andreas Gursky’s photograph of the Rhine River Sets Record at Christie’s Auction

Despite what you might think, this isn’t some random snapshot we found online, it’s actually the world’s most expensive photograph. A 1999 photograph of the Rhine river, titled Rhein II, by German artist Andreas Gursky has sold for $4.3 million at Christie’s Post-War Contemporary Evening Sale in New York, setting a record for any photograph […]

Henri Matisse Nu de Dos (Bronze Back IV) Sells for Record Auction Price of $48.8 Million

Henri Matisse Nu de Dos (Bronze Back IV) A lifesize Henri Matisse sculpture of a woman has broken the auction prize for the artist after selling for $48.8million (£30.2m) at Christie’s Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale in New York City. A bidding war sent the price of the bronze relief sculpture Nu de dos, […]