With such highlights as Rufino Tamayo’s Perro aullando a la Luna, the last painting of a dog from his Animal series in private hands, and Amedeo Modigliani’s 1917 masterpiece Nu Couché – his largest canvas ever – this May’s Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale is set to make history. Along with sculptures by Giacometti and paintings by Edvard Munch and Claude Monet are Pablo Picasso’s portraits depicting two of his greatest loves, Marie-Thérèse Walter and Françoise Gilot, as well as some of his most iconic motifs, including the harlequin. Click ahead to preview some of the must-see works on offer.
Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale
14 May New York