At the auction exhibited a collection of George Michael
ARTinvestment.RU   22 февраля 2019

In the collection of the singer, who passed away in 2016, with works by Damien Hirst, Tracey Emin, Sarah Lucas and other stars of British modern art

to Sell the collection of George Michael's was entrusted to the auction house Christie's. The best part of the collection to be auctioned as part of the evening auction on 14 March in London. Others will be sold online-торгов during the week from 8 to 15 March. All collectors and dealers will offer approximately 200 lots.

George Michael was a keen collector of modern British art, especially the works of legendary Young British Artists. Hirst, Emin, Lucas and others were the new wave in British art-сцене and George Michael — on the stage musical. The singer met with many artists, visit their galleries, workshops and exhibitions.

Among the top-лотов auction from the collection of George Michael — dove in formaldehyde from Damien Hirst ("Incomplete truth", 2006) with estimeytom 1-1,5 million pounds; geometric abstraction of Bridget Riley "songbird" for 400-600 thousand pounds; iron man by Antony Gormley ("Another time III") for 180-250 thousand pounds; blanket with applique "Drink my soul to the bottom" by Tracey Emin for 180-250 thousand pounds and the works of other authors, became today classics of British contemporary-арта.

Sources: independent.co.uk, christies.com, artinvestment.ru



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