27.7 million dollars. That was the winning bid for the work “Abstraktes Bild (649-2)” by abstract painter Gerhard Richter at the recent Sotheby’s “Contemporary Art” sale. A sum well above the pre-sale estimate of $18 million, which shows genuine interest in Asia for works by the acclaimed visual artist. “Abstraktes Bild (649-2)” also set a […]
Mark Rothko’s “Blue Over Red” will be offered as part of Sotheby’s marquee Contemporary Art evening auction. It is expected to sell for $35 million.