Phillips New Now sale for September totaled $8.2m with demand still chasing sought-after artists.
Paul Allen's billion-dollar collection will be sold on November 9 & 10 in New York with three works estimated above $100 million
Sotheby's offers Alighiero Boetti's massive 20-ft. Mappa with $8m estimate
If you had told anyone six months ago that a painting by Lynne Drexler would be offered at auction in Los Angeles with a low estimate of $500,000, the response would have been laughter. But this week Bonhams announced it would be offering Grass Symphony from 1962 at its Los Angeles sale on September 14th with a $500,000 low estimate.
When Scott Kahn’s first work of art came up at auction in Hong Kong last November at Phillips— and sold for nearly a million dollars—it seemed like the end of a long saga. And it was. The 76-year-old artist had been without a gallery for a decade and a half.