Blue And Yellow Painting Sold For 45 Million. A painting by dutch artist piet mondrian sold thursday for $50.56 million at a christie's auction in new york, the most ever paid for his work. This monumental work will be offered as a major highlight of sotheby's contemporary art evening.
The rothko work “untitled, (yellow and blue),” measures 2.42 meters by 1.86 meters (about 8 feet by 6.1 feet) and was completed in 1954. Her client came through, and the piece sold after 10 long minutes for $45 million, $50.6 million with buyer’s premium. This monumental work will be offered as a major highlight of sotheby's contemporary art evening.
A mark rothko painting sold for $46.5 million at a sotheby’s auction in new york.
(associated press) by david ng To stand in front of his monumental and luminous 'untitled (yellow and blue)' is to witness first hand how truly miraculous a painting can be. “untitled (yellow and blue),” a 1954 rothko, sold for $46.45 million against a low estimate of $40 million on tuesday night.
We’ll stop blabbering on and just show you the paintings that fetched an insane amount of money:
3 yellow paint is sold in 5 litre tins. A signature jackson pollock drip painting, no. The evening totaled $388.5 million, over its high $329 million estimate.
It was expected to sell for between $40 million and $60 million.
Blue and yellow striped painting sells for 46 million. Each tin of blue paint costs £48 robert sells all. The painting above sold for 46 million dollars.
David geffen, a business and entertainment magnate, sold the work for a reported $140 million usd (today about $164 million).
Employees display mark rothko’s “untitled (yellow and blue)” at the sotheby's auction house in london in april. The amount, $104 million, includes the auction price of $93 million plus the auction house’s commission of about $11 million. Of the 59 works up for auction, three failed to sell.
A painting by dutch artist piet mondrian sold thursday for $50.56 million at a christie's auction in new york, the most ever paid for his work.
Iii, with red, blue, yellow and black, a geometric oil painting made in 1929, sold at an impressionist and modern art auction for more than twice its maximum estimated value, which christie's said. 10 robert makes 50 litres of green paint by mixing litres of yellow paint and litres of blue paint in the ratio 2 : This 1969 painting by the late irish painter francis bacon sold for a whopping $142 million this november at christie's in new york city, making it the most expensive artwork ever sold at auction (inflation not taken into consideration).