BRING ON THE BLOCKBUSTERS
by Andrew Decker
Bring on the blockbusters. That’s the message of the spring 2011 Impressionist and modern auctions, as first Sotheby’s New York
on May 3, 2011, and then Christie’s New York
on May 4 scored significant successes with steeply priced major works but few blockbuster offerings, and none by the titans of the 1865-1945 art world.