Milan Modern and Contemporary Art Auction achieved a strong total result of €14,7 million

Milan Modern and Contemporary Art Auction achieved a strong total result of €14,7 million

CELEBRATING 60 YEARS OF CHRISTIE’S ITALY

MILAN MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY

THE BEST OF ITALIAN 20TH CENTURY ART

REALISING A SALE TOTAL OF € 14.7 MILLION

SETTING 6 NEW WORLD AUCTION RECORDS

 The 6th consecutive Milan Modern and Contemporary art auction has achieved a strong total result of €14,693,500 / £12,809,793 / $18,162,635, selling 91% by lot and 97% by value. Six new auction records for Osvaldo Licini (lot 8), Leoncillo (lot 18), Antonio Donghi (lot 29), Piero Dorazio (lot 32), Fausto Pirandello (lot 43), and Claudio Parmiggiani (lot 56) were set.

A fine selection of figurative Italian art was very well received, as demonstrated by Umberto Boccioni’s Ritratto di giovane, dated 1905/06, which has fetched €379,500.  All three private collections on offer have performed extremely well: the Sergio Tomasinelli collection (lots 6-9) from Turin sold for €1,536,250 and was highlighted by Salvatore Scarpitta’s Ammiraglio painted in 1958 which realised for EUR 1,015,000. Two of the top ten lots of the auction, were consigned from an important Milanese private collection (lots 20-23), led a 1966 Lucio Fontana’s Concetto Spaziale which sold for EUR 991,500, while a private collection from Vincenza (lots 30 and 36) also achieved strong results.



Deja un comentario

Tu dirección de correo electrónico no será publicada. Los campos obligatorios están marcados con *


RSS
Follow by Email
Facebook
Facebook
Google+
http://luxelife.eu/milan-modern-and-contemporary-art-auction-achieved-a-strong-total-result-of-e147-million
Instagram
Ir a la barra de herramientas