On Wednesday, Christie’s had the most successful contemporary art auction EVER…$412 million. And Sotheby’s realized over $375 million on Tuesday, its highest–ever total for an auction of postwar/contemporary works (link to full article). It seems crazy, but over $1 billion in contemporary Art was sold this week (Art Market Monitor Article).
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We checked out some of the art that sold at auction and then searched our website looking for possible substitutions for those of us on tighter budgets than this week’s high bidders. Here are a few of our favorite options:
*All Christie’s auction images – Courtesy of Christie’s Images LTD. 2012