All eyes were on London this February, as some of the world’s most valuable Impressionist, Modern and Contemporary art came to auction in the city’s major auction houses. With $307.1 million in total sales – and 7 of the top 10 prices – Sotheby’s was the clear market leader for the second year in a row. With confidence and discernment, buyers from around the world enthusiastically bid 48 artworks above the $1 million mark - proving the continuing demand for exceptional art from all periods. Click ahead for the highlights.
A Billionaire Businessman Raises the Bar in Collecting and Philanthropy
Anatomy of an Artwork: ‘The Two Human Beings. The Lonely Ones’ by Edvard Munch
10 Watches by Cartier, Hublot & More Under $10,000
Works on Paper: From 19th Century Classics to Modern Masters
Alicia Keys, Debbie Harry & More Celebrate Basquiat at the Brooklyn Museum
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