Top 10 Art Auction Prices in October

1.
Piero Manzoni
  • Title: Achrome
  • Medium: kaolin on pleated canvas
  • Size: 43.3 x 59.1 in. / 110 x 150 cm.
  • Sale Of: Sotheby's London: Friday, October 17, 2014
  • Sold For: 12,626,500 GBP (20,309,634 US$)
2.
Cui Ruzhuo
  • Title: 百开团扇镜心 (100 works)
  • Medium: mounted; work on round fan
  • Size: 16.1 x 16.1 in. / 41 x 41 cm.
  • Sale Of: Poly Auction (Hong Kong): Sunday, October 5, 2014
  • Sold For: 129,800,000 HKD (16,726,588 US$)
3.
Gerhard Richter
  • Title: Wolken (Fenster) (Clouds (Window)) (in 4 parts)
  • Medium: oil on canvas
  • Size: 78.7 x 39.4 in. / 200 x 100 cm.
  • Sale Of: Christie's London: Monday, October 13, 2014
  • Sold For: 6,242,500 GBP (10,031,335 US$)
4.
Zhang Daqian
  • Title: La Beauté antique
  • Medium: ink and color on paper
  • Size: 53.2 x 22.6 in. / 135.2 x 57.5 cm.
  • Sale Of: Sotheby's Hong Kong: Tuesday, October 7, 2014
  • Sold For: 66,200,000 HKD (8,536,318 US$)
5.
Liu Xiaodong
  • Title: Disobeying the rules
  • Medium: oil on canvas
  • Size: 70.9 x 90.6 in. / 180 x 230 cm.
  • Sale Of: Sotheby's Hong Kong: Sunday, October 5, 2014
  • Sold For: 66,200,000 HKD (8,530,817 US$)
6.
Sigmar Polke
  • Title: Indianer mit Adler (Indian with Eagle)
  • Medium: acrylic, spray enamel and glitter glue on lurex
  • Size: 70.3 x 59.2 in. / 178.5 x 150.3 cm.
  • Sale Of: Christie's London: Monday, October 13, 2014
  • Sold For: 5,122,500 GBP (8,231,560 US$)
7.
Zao Wou-Ki
  • Title: Debut d'Octobre (Beginning of October)
  • Medium: oil on canvas
  • Size: 38.4 x 57.6 in. / 97.5 x 146.3 cm.
  • Sale Of: Sotheby's Hong Kong: Sunday, October 5, 2014
  • Sold For: 59,480,000 HKD (7,664,849 US$)
8.
Fang Lijun
  • Title: Series 2 no. 4
  • Medium: oil on canvas
  • Size: 78.7 x 78.7 in. / 200 x 200 cm.
  • Sale Of: Sotheby's Hong Kong: Sunday, October 5, 2014
  • Sold For: 59,480,000 HKD (7,664,849 US$)
9.
Peter Doig
  • Title: The Heart of Old San Juan
  • Medium: oil on canvas
  • Size: 98.5 x 77 in. / 250.2 x 195.6 cm.
  • Sale Of: Christie's London: Thursday, October 16, 2014
  • Sold For: 4,562,500 GBP (7,328,140 US$)
10.
Gerhard Richter
  • Title: Waldstück (Chile) (Forest Piece (Chile))
  • Medium: oil on canvas
  • Size: 68.5 x 48.8 in. / 174 x 124 cm.
  • Sale Of: Christie's London: Thursday, October 16, 2014
  • Sold For: 4,450,500 GBP (7,148,249 US$)
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