Results: The Contemporary Art Day Auction totaled $98,025,250 with 80% of lots sold. The sale was led by Roy Lichtenstein's Modern Painting with Yellow Interweave from 1967 which sold for $3.4 million, and Heat by Kenneth Noland which set a new record for the artist at auction selling for $3.3 million.
Details: This auction offers a strong selection of works from the postwar period to the present. The morning session includes top-quality pieces by Roy Lichtenstein, Robert Indiana, Jean Dubuffet, Ed Ruscha and Gerhard Richter. The afternoon session presents outstanding examples of contemporary painting, photography and sculpture and includes works by such influential and visionary artists as Yoshitomo Nara, Robert Longo, Rudolf Stingel and Anselm Kiefer.