Top 10 Art Auction Prices in August

1.
Huang Binhong
  • Title: 齐山旧游图
  • Medium: mounted; ink and color on paper
  • Size: 50.4 x 25.6 in. / 128 x 65 cm.
  • Sale Of: Nanjing Classic Auction Co. Ltd: Sunday, August 3, 2014
  • Sold For: 8,970,000 CNY (1,451,738 US$)
2.
Jeffrey Smart
  • Title: Self portrait at Papini's
  • Medium: oil and synthetic polymer paint on canvas
  • Size: 33.5 x 45.3 in. / 85 x 115 cm.
  • Sale Of: Deutscher and Hackett: Wednesday, August 27, 2014
  • Sold For: 1,260,000 AUD (1,176,141 US$) Premium
3.
Jeffrey Smart
  • Title: The Red Warehouse
  • Medium: oil on canvas
  • Size: 25.2 x 65 in. / 64 x 165 cm.
  • Sale Of: Sotheby's Australia: Tuesday, August 26, 2014
  • Sold For: 878,400 AUD (818,639 US$)
4.
Xu Beihong
  • Title: 立马图
  • Medium: hanging scroll; ink on paper
  • Size: 50.4 x 31.1 in. / 128 x 79 cm.
  • Sale Of: Poly International Auction Co., Ltd.: Saturday, August 2, 2014
  • Sold For: 4,600,000 CNY (744,481 US$) Premium
5.
Fu Baoshi
  • Title: 观瀑图
  • Medium: hanging scroll; ink and color on paper
  • Size: 36.2 x 19.3 in. / 92 x 49 cm.
  • Sale Of: Nanjing Classic Auction Co. Ltd: Sunday, August 3, 2014
  • Sold For: 4,600,000 CNY (744,481 US$)
6.
Brett Whiteley
  • Title: Orange fruit dove, Fiji
  • Medium: oil and mixed media on composition board
  • Size: 53.7 x 48 in. / 136.5 x 122 cm.
  • Sale Of: Deutscher and Hackett: Wednesday, August 27, 2014
  • Sold For: 780,000 AUD (728,087 US$) Premium
7.
Qian Songyan
  • Title: 碧云深处
  • Medium: mounted; ink and color on paper
  • Size: 26.8 x 53.5 in. / 68 x 136 cm.
  • Sale Of: Nanjing Classic Auction Co. Ltd: Sunday, August 3, 2014
  • Sold For: 4,255,000 CNY (688,645 US$)
8.
Frank Auerbach
  • Title: David landau seated
  • Medium: oil on canvas
  • Size: 28 x 24 in. / 71 x 61 cm.
  • Sale Of: Deutscher and Hackett: Wednesday, August 27, 2014
  • Sold For: 720,000 AUD (672,080 US$) Premium
9.
Zhou Jingxin
  • Title: 忠义堂
  • Medium: hanging scroll; ink and color on paper
  • Size: 87.8 x 62.2 in. / 223 x 158 cm.
  • Sale Of: Nanjing Classic Auction Co. Ltd: Sunday, August 3, 2014
  • Sold For: 3,680,000 CNY (595,584 US$)
10.
Jeffrey Smart
  • Title: Radial Road
  • Medium: oil on canvas
  • Size: 31.9 x 39.4 in. / 81 x 100 cm.
  • Sale Of: Sotheby's Australia: Tuesday, August 26, 2014
  • Sold For: 610,000 AUD (568,499 US$)
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