Upcoming Auctions: Dec 1 – 7

November 29, 2014

As the year is coming to an end, auction houses around the world have prepared some of the most famous and renewed art pieces from contemporary and urban artists of today. In the following week, all potential buyers and collectors from around the globe will get the chance to purchase works by artists like Jean-Michel Basquiat, Banksy, Damien Hirst, and many more. Auction house Christie’s in Paris will be hosting the Art Contemporian auction featuring, among others, Jean-Michel Basquiat’s 1982 work Icon 6, which is one of the auction’s highlights with an estimate of €1,200,000 - €1,800,000. Another piece on display will be Damien Hirst’s Beautiful Anger Painting, also ranging high with an estimate of €120,000 – 180,000. The following day, another Paris auction will be held at Sotheby’s featuring numerous high profile art names, as well as the works by some of the most talented emerging artists today.  The work by the German painter Anselm Kiefer’s, Wurzel Jesse (arbre de Jesse), is among the most sought after pieces with an estimate of €180,000 – 250,000. Next week is also a fantastic opportunity for all of you who are maybe starting to build your own private collection or you’re simply an art enthusiast, since auction houses are giving you the chance to buy some really affordable art by the big art names, like Shepard Fairey, Jasper Johns, Jeff Koons or Takashi Murakami. Check out our gallery, begin exploring the exciting world of art and, who knows, maybe you’ll find something you like! Enjoy!

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BANKSY

Thug Lovin

Painting

Dimensions (cm): 203 x 158

Auction House: Auctionata, Berlin

Date: 4.12.2014

Estimate (€): 32,000 – 40,000

Lot ID: 73

JEAN MICHEL BASQUIAT

Icon 6

Painting

Dimensions (cm): 152.5 x 152.5

Auction House: Christie’s, Paris

Date: 2.12.2014

Estimate (€): 1,200,000 – 1,800,000

Lot ID: 7

SHEPARD FAIREY - We are Human

   We are Human

Print-Multiple

Dimensions (cm): 61 x 46

Auction House: Conan (S.V.V.), Lyon

Date: 4.12.2014

Estimate (€): 300 – 400

Lot ID: 45

DAMIEN HIRST

Beautiful Anger Painting

Painting

Dimensions (cm): Ø 152.6

Auction House: Christie’s, Paris

Date: 3.12.2014

Estimate (€): 120,000 – 180,000

Lot ID: 135

JASPER JOHNS - Passage II

Passage II

Print-Multiple

Dimensions (cm): 71 x 91

Auction House: Artcurial (S.V.V.), Paris

Date: 3.12.2014

Estimate (€): 1,500 – 2,500

Lot ID: 246

ANSELM KIEFER

Wurzel Jesse (arbre de Jesse)

Painting

Dimensions (cm): 241 x 131

Auction House: Sotheby's, Paris

Date: 3.12.2014

Estimate (€): 180,000 – 250,000

Lot ID: 10

JEFF KOONS

Puppy

Sculpture-Volume

Dimensions (cm): 18 x 10 x 16

Auction House: Meeting Art. Vercelli

Date: 3.12.2014

Estimate (€): 1,500 – 2,000

Lot ID: 240

YAYOI KUSAMA

Watermelon

Painting

Dimensions (cm): 38 x 45.5

Auction House: Ravenel Art Group, Taipei

Date: 7.12.2014

Estimate (€): 93,384 – 124,512

Lot ID: 319

DAVID LACHAPELLE

Concerning The Soul

Photography

Dimensions (cm): 152 x 114

Auction House: Auctionata, Berlin

Date: 4.12.2014

Estimate (€): 19,200 – 24,000

Lot ID: 37

TAKASHI MURAKAMI (1)

And Then, and Then

Print-Multiple

Dimensions (cm): 68 x 68

Auction House: Artcurial (S.V.V.)

Date: 3.12.2014

Estimate (€): 800 – 1,000

Lot ID: 243

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