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A Basquiat Sells for $110.5 Million

PostPosted: 19 May 2017 08:43
by Wayne S. Noches
Joining the rarefied $100 million-plus club in a salesroom punctuated by periodic gasps from the crowd, Jean-Michel Basquiat’s powerful 1982 painting of a skull brought $110.5 million at Sotheby’s, to become the sixth most expensive work ever sold at auction. Only 10 other works have broken the $100 million mark.
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Re: A Basquiat Sells for $110.5 Million

PostPosted: 19 May 2017 09:59
by JMT
Link doesn't work but I found it. https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/18/arts ... ction.html

Makes more sense than some tangled wires from Radio Shack.

Re: A Basquiat Sells for $110.5 Million

PostPosted: 19 May 2017 14:04
by Wayne S. Noches
Thanks JMT.

Re: A Basquiat Sells for $110.5 Million

PostPosted: 21 May 2017 17:09
by pod
One of my pieces will sell for $120 million.

However, one of yous has to kill me first.