Sotheby's is very pleased with the success of our April 2016 auction. Our sale achieved over $8 million, exceeding its presale estimate as well as setting records for Pablo Picasso's linocut Portrait de jeune fille, d'après Cranach le jeune ($694,000) and a single image from Andy Warhol's portfolio of two Moonwalk screenprints ($262,000). Other exceptional prices were realized for prints by Marcel Duchamp, Francis Bacon and Louise Bourgeois.
DETAILS On 20 and 21 April, Sotheby’s Prints Department will offer works with a wide range of estimates and execution dates. Highlights include portraiture by two 20th Century masters; two linocuts by Pablo Picasso, Buste de femme (after Cranach le jeune), and Jacqueline; Roy Lichtenstein’s iconic Reverie and Nude with Blue Hair.