An 1824 painting by John Constable sold for 22.4 million pounds, or about $35 million, at a Christie's auction in London this week. The hefty price tag represents a record for the English artist, but perhaps even more interesting is the family drama behind the high-profile art sale.
A painting by Wassily Kandinsky has sold for $21.2 million at a Christie's auction of Impressionist and Modern works of art in London. The auction on Tuesday brought in a hefty total of $100.4 million, but the sale lacked any major ... Read Post
LONDON.- Christie?s will offer The Lock by John Constable (1776-1837) at the Old Master & British Paintings Evening Auction on Tuesday 3 July. The sale of this masterpiece represents a major moment for the international art market a... Read Post