The museums’ actions follow prolonged calls for cultural institutions to disengage from the pharmaceutical magnates.
ANGELICA VILLA FOR ARTNEWS
‘Number 31’ (1949) will hit the block during an evening sale at Christie’s in New York on May 12.
The painting, ‘La Mare, effet de neige’ (1874–75), will be sold in May at Christie’s New York.
A group of paintings by Francis Hines will go on view at Hollis Taggart’s locations in Manhattan and Connecticut.
The philanthropist’s collection includes 12 works of Impressionist and modern art that will sell this spring.
On Tuesday, the auction house announced Daniel Asmar as its new managing director of the regions.
The institution declined a request to return 63 works to the Ekaterinburg Museum of Fine Arts in Russia.
The 67-million-year-old skeleton will be the centerpiece of the new natural history museum on Saadiyat Island.
The sale of ‘Shot Sage Blue Marilyn’ could nearly double Warhol’s current record of $105.4 million, set in 2013.
The UK auction house continues to expand its global footprint by acquiring the mid-sized competitor in Massachusetts.