Christie’s announces highlights included in the Post-War to Present auction

Christie’s announces highlights included in the Post-War to Present auction

On October 1, Christie’s Post-War to Present auction will offer over 200 works spanning the Post-War era to the most celebrated contemporary artists today. Starting the sale will be Art Blocks Curated, Full Sets 1, 2 and 3 – 31 Projects, assembled by the Canadian collector Barcella, and Curio Cards, Full set of 30 cards plus 17b, a set of 31 NFTs considered to be some of the oldest artworks on the Ethereum blockchain. In a first for any leading auction house, the live bidding for Art Blocks Curated: Sets 1-3 will take place in Ether (ETH). The top lot of the sale is Helen Frankenthaler’s Warming the Wires ($1,500,000-2,000,000), alongside a strong selection of works by female Abstract Expressionists including Joan Mitchell, Elaine de Kooning and Grace Hartigan. A spectacular group of works by Wayne Thiebaud from the Collection of the Frances Hamilton White Trust will also highlight the sale. Frances
On October 1, Christie’s Post-War to Present auction will offer over 200 works spanning the Post-War era to the most celebrated contemporary artists today. Starting the sale will be Art Blocks Curated, Full Sets 1, 2 and 3 – 31 Projects, assembled by the Canadian collector Barcella, and Curio Cards, Full set of 30 cards plus 17b, a set of 31 NFTs considered to be some of the oldest artworks on the Ethereum blockchain. In a first for any leading auction house, the live bidding for Art Blocks Curated: Sets 1-3 will take place in Ether (ETH). The top lot of the sale is Helen Frankenthaler’s Warming the Wires ($1,500,000-2,000,000), alongside a strong selection of works by female Abstract Expressionists including Joan Mitchell, Elaine de Kooning and Grace Hartigan. A spectacular group of works by Wayne Thiebaud from the Collection of the Frances Hamilton White Trust will also highlight the sale. Frances