SMASHINGS RECORDS

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2018 The star lot in the Im­pres­sion­ist And Mod­ern Art Even­ing Sale at Christie’s New York on No­vem­ber 11, 2018, Claude Monet’s Le Bassin

Aux Nym­phéas (1917–1919) sold for US$31.8 mil­lion to a Chi­nese buyer.

2017 Ja­panese en­tre­pre­neur Yusaku Maezawa bought Jean‑Michel Basquiat’s Un­ti­tled, 1982 for a record US$110.5 mil­lion via Sotheby’s. 2017 A Hong Kong-based col­lec­tor spent US$81.3 mil­lion at Christie’s on Van Gogh’s Laboureur Dans Un Champ (1889), the se­cond‑ high­est price paid for a paint­ing by the Dutch master. 2016 Jenny Sav­ille’s

Shift (1996–1997) sold to The Long Mu­seum in Shang­hai for £6.8 mil­lion at Sotheby’s, set­ting an auc­tion record for the artist. 2015 Claude Monet’s Bassin Aux Nym­phéas, Les Rosiers (1913) was pur­chased by China’s Dalian Wanda Group for US$20.41 mil­lion through Sotheby’s. 2015 Chi­nese col­lec­tor Wang Zhongjun, co-founder and Chair­man of en­ter­tain­ment giant Huayi Brothers Me­dia Group, bought Pi­casso’s Femme Au Chignon Dans Un Fau­teuil (1948) for US$29.93 mil­lion at Sotheby’s.

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