You are here

Picasso, Modigliani boost Sotheby's sale

Picasso's Femme Assise sells for £43.3 million while Modigliani's Jeanne Hebuterne (au Foulard) fetches £38.5 million; both exceed estimated targets
Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 05:50

New York

PAINTINGS by Pablo Picasso and Amedeo Modigliani gave the auction market a much-needed boost on Tuesday when they fetched the highest prices for Sotheby's in London since 2010.

Picasso's 1909 Cubist painting Femme Assise sold for £43.3 million (S$85.2 million), surpassing

Market voices on:

Pair your daily business read with the perfect cup of espresso.

Subscribe to The Business Times today to receive your very own Nespresso Inissia coffee machine worth $188.

Find out more at

Powered by GET.comGetCom