Monday, September 24, 2007

art for sale

On the Block in London.
Auction houses in London are putting an unusual number of works up for sale.


Basqiat

Jean-Michel Basquiat, 1960-1988
Untitled (Head)
Estimated at $5,013,650 - $7,019,110

Sotheby's

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Newson

Marc Newson, b. 1963
Lockhead Lounge, 1986
Estimated at $1,604,368 - $2,406,552


Christie's

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Richter

Daniel Richter, b. 1962
The Fools, 2001
Estimated at $240,655 - $360,983


Phillips de Pury & Company


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Damien Hirst

Damien Hirst, b. 1965
Adenosine
Estimated at $3,609,828 - $5,013,650


Sotheby's

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Christopher Wool

Christopher Wool, b. 1955
Untitled (P261), 1997
Estimated at $601,638 - $802,184


Phillips de Pury & Company

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Ed Ruscha

Ed Ruscha, b. 1937
Metro, Petro, Neuro, Psycho
Estimated at $1,002,730 - $1,403,822


Christie's

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Neo

Neo Rauch, b. 1960
Erwerb (acquisition)
Estimated at $360,983 - $501,365


Sotheby's

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Roy Lichtenstein

Roy Lichtenstein, 1923-1997
Brushstroke Head (Untitled)
Estimated at $300,819 - $401,092

Christie's
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source:

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB119040779471435569.html#

6 comments:

Deema said...

So you're really moved by Pausch :D
they are all borned in 60s ;)

I've noticed that you are so interested in numbers_ in history.

Deema said...

i like 4,5,6

The Simper said...

i was moved by his positivity :) and look at life :)

how did u notice? numbers and history? numbers i am fine with them.. no prob.. but how did u say im interested in history? im wondering about the thinking process more that the final outcome or conclusion ;)

and yes.. i thought u would LOVE #5 :)it looks like an architectural concepual sketch :)

Deema said...

if you give the most of yourself you will no longer complain. and you will always smile :)

AH, and history is still an unsolved equation ;)

HERE is a nice short book for you to read ;)

http://www.amazon.com/Thousand-Years-Nonlinear-History/dp/0942299329

i didn't read it yet but i will borrow it soon from my friend whom told me about it :)

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Good for people to know.

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