Friday, December 1, 2017

Marketing: David Rockefeller's Art Goes On Display in Hong Kong

As noted in the look at Mr. R's townhouse a couple months ago:
Possibly of more interest to our readers is the art collection which will hit the block next year....
We're getting close. Christie's whisper number for the collection is $1 billion.

From Art Market monitor:
With the Salvator Mundi sale receding into the past, Christie’s is getting geared up for the big event of 2018, the sale of David Rockefeller’s art and collectibles which promises to deliver exciting revelations. Hong Kong is the next stop on Christie’s sales calendar as the Autumn auction cycle begins this weekend. There Christie’s will put works from the Rockefeller estate on display including a Matisse they will be asking the highest price ever for:
The first highlights include masterpieces of Impressionist and Modern Art, including a Rose Period Picasso selected by Peggy and David Rockefeller from Gertrude Stein’s collection (estimate in the region of $70 million)