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Subdued Impressionist/Modern Auction at Christie’s Kicks Off the Big Fall Market Test

Tonight’s Impressionist/Modern sale at Christie’s was brisk, thanks to the no-nonsense auctioneer, Adrien Meyer, but bidding-war fireworks came only once, for a snowstorm (Monet’s). Below is my Twitter recap.

Pro Tip: You’ll need to click each image twice to view the full picture.

Actually, I meant to say that the SFMOMA show didn’t help Magritte in the auction room. (I inadvertently omitted that word.)


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