6–8 October 2020
Our 20th Century sales celebrate the emergence of the defining modern art era spanning to the cutting-edge contemporary art of today. Following in the footsteps of ONE, the series of hybrid sales with enhanced live-streaming will offer a new collecting opportunity ahead of the traditional November marquee sale week in New York. Standouts include an early example of the revolutionary drip painting technique by Jackson Pollock and a superlative watercolour by Paul Cézanne. Discover the season’s top works and collections and explore our related features in advance of the highly anticipated sales beginning in October.
From our walls to yours in Augmented Reality
For your enhanced viewing this season, we invite you to explore artworks from our 20th Century New York auctions in augmented reality. From the palm of your hand, you can envision works by Pollock, Basquiat, Picasso, Stella and more in the context of your own home. The cutting-edge technology provides an immersive visual experience and a hyper-real view of every brushstroke and intimate detail of masterpieces offered in our sale.
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About the lot
About the lot
Property from a Distinguished Private Collection
Property from an Important European Collection
A New York State of Mind: An Important Private Collection
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One of the founders and principal exponents of Abstract Expressionism, Robert Motherwell was also one of its most articulate spokesmen. Illustrated with works offered from the Dedalus Foundation
‘The greatest Cézanne watercolour to be offered in decades’ — from the collection of Edsel & Eleanor Ford House
From graffiti renegade to Warhol protégé and New York Times cover star, the story of a 20th-century icon
Highlights from our live auction, offered in New York on 7 October
Highlights from our Post–War and Contemporary Art auctions, 6 October
20th Century: London to Paris沙巴体育在线
Prints and Multiples沙巴体育在线
The T. Boone Pickens Collection沙巴体育在线
A guide to bidding online or by telephone with Christie’s
All of Christie’s auctions are fully accessible for online browsing and bidding, meaning you can easily place a bid from the comfort of your home through Christie’s LIVE™, or alternatively by telephone. In 2019, over half of all bids placed were online, and for live auctions, telephone bids made up 41 per cent of winning bids versus 18 per cent within the saleroom — so you’re in good company.