Surreal Paintings and Staid Sales Kicked Off London’s Impressionist and Modern Art Week at Sotheby’s $115 Million Auction

The pre-sale estimate for tonight’s Impressionist, Modern, and Surrealist art sale at Sotheby’s London—£62.1 million to £89.3 million—was the house’s lowest in the category since 2009. In his most recent conference call with investors, Sotheby’s CEO Tad Smith said he thought 2019 would be tough, and maybe … [Read More...]