LONDON EVENING SALE Feb twenty eighth

Christie’s London will host its twentieth/twenty first Century Night Sale on 28 February 2023, that includes main works 

by a few of interval’s most vital artists.

20th/21st Century: London Evening Sale

Main highlights provide contrasting visions of the feminine type, together with Pablo Picasso’s Femme dans un rocking-chair (Jacqueline) and two masterpieces by Georg Baselitz from the Hess Artwork Assortment. Elsewhere, themes of nature and panorama unite works by Paul Cézanne and Lucian Freud. Tales entwine throughout the sale: the latter’s Scillonian Beachscape, notably, was impressed by a visit to the Isles of Scilly with John Craxton, who in flip was the proprietor of Alberto Giacometti’s essential and distinctive sculpture Chandelier for Peter Watson

A wealthy group of German Expressionist work finds up to date echoes in works by Liu Ye and Amoako Boafo; portraits by Pierre Auguste Renoir and Gustave Klimt converse to these of Lynette Yiadom-Boakye and Claire Tabouret. From works by Marc Chagall and Paul Gauguin to David Hockney and Cecily Brown, the sale affords a wealthy alternative to discover Impressionist, Fashionable and Up to date artwork in dialogue.

Georg Baselitz, Elke I (1975, estimate: £2,500,000-3,500,000)