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Auction Analysis: New York Marquee Evening Auctions – November 2021

  • Analyst: Lindsay Dewar
  • Pages: 30
  • Access: Analyst

Two single owner collections boost art market confidence as Marquee Evening sales come close to an all-time high

The hotly anticipated November mega-sales in New York, which included two blockbuster single owner collections (The Cox and The Macklowe collections), saw auction sales just falling 4.3% short of the previous record season in May 2018.

Total sales from Sotheby’s, Christie’s and Phillips New York Impressionist, Modern, Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening auctions raised $1.95 billion (hammer price) against the total pre-sale estimate of $1.52 billion to $2.10 billion.

About this report:

This report presents an in-depth comparative analysis of the Impressionist, Modern, Post-War and Contemporary art evening sales at Sotheby’s, Christie’s, and Phillips in New York in November 2021. The analysis also provides analytical tools looking at annual trends between 2015 and 2021.

Who is it for?

This report is popular among dealers, auction houses and collectors, who want to get an in-depth understanding of auction trends in the Impressionist, Modern, Post-War and Contemporary art auction market and follow the performance of the top auction houses this year.

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