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  • A WORLD RECORD PRICE FOR BRANCUSI AT CHRISTIE’S

    CONSTANTIN BRANCUSI (1867-1957) La muse endormie

    Constantin Brancusi’s La Muse Endormie sold for a world record price of $57.3 million at Christie’s in New York last night. It went to a client in the room after a nine minute bidding battle.

    Pablo Picasso’s Femme assize, robe bleue made $45 million. A total of 43 of the 55 lots offered at the Impressionist and Modern Art evening sale found buyers. ┬áThe sale brought in $288.1 million.

    (See posts on antiquesandartireland.com for April 20 and March 30, 2017)

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