Modigliani painting becomes fourth most expensive work of art sold at auction ever for $157.2MILLION
Tuesday, 15 May 2018 () A stunning Modigliani piece entitled Nu couche (sur le cote gauche) sold for $157.2million in New York Monday, going down in history as the fourth most expensive artwork to be sold at an auction.
A nude portrait by Amedeo Modigliani sold for $157.2 million at Sotheby’s on Monday, achieving the 4th-highest price for any work of art at auction but failing to set a new record for the artist. Sotheby’s had estimated “Nu couché” to sell for in excess of $150 million, which made the 1917...
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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: Auction house Sotheby's previewed its latest offerings of fine art on Friday (May 4) in New York including its highlight piece, a reclining nude painting.. Source: Innovations Online Video -
A painting of a reclining nude by Modigliani is set to go under the hammer in NY on May 14 with a record sale estimate of $150 million (USD). Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Source: Innovations Online Video -