Contemporary Art Evening Auction
Live Auction: 12 May 2021 • 7:30 PM EDT • New York

Contemporary Art Evening Auction 12 May 2021 • 7:30 PM EDT • New York

L ed by Jean Michel Basquiat’s superlative 1982 masterpiece, Versus Medici, Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Evening Sale in May is comprised of works by many of the most celebrated Post-War and Contemporary artists. Anchored by a spectacular group of 1980s works by David Hockney and Willem de Kooning from the collection of Morris and Rita Pynoos, the sale also boasts a seminal early Norman Lewis. Taken together, the sale as a whole will tell the story of the development of abstract and figurative art from the Post-War period up to the present day.

‘Versus Medici’ Comes to Sotheby's

‘Versus Medici’ Comes to Sotheby's

This May, Jean-Michel Basquiat’s Versus Medici, a seminal early masterwork executed in 1982, will star in New York’s Contemporary Art Evening Sale.
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