Auction house Sotheby’s will be holding their Contemporary Asian Art sale on Thursday September 20th at 1334 York Avenue at 72nd Street. Session 1 will be held at 10am and session 2 will begin at 2pm. Liu Ye‘s “The Little Mermaid” (pictured above) is the the highest priced piece in the sale, with a low estimate of $1 million and a high estimate of $1.5 million. Auction details after the jump.
The sale will also include several of Zhang Xiaogang‘s paintings from his “Bloodline Series”, with “Comrade” (above) estimated at a low of $400,000 and a high of $600,000. In March of this year, his painting “Three Comrades” also from the “Bloodline Series” sold for over $2 million at a Sotheby‘s auction.
Viewing schedule for the lots is below:
Friday, September 14 : 10am – 5pm
Saturday, September 15 : 10am – 5pm
Sunday, September 16 : 1pm – 5pm
Monday, September 17 : 10am – 5pm
Tuesday, September 18 : 10am – 5pm
Wednesday, September 19 : 10am – 1pm
For more information, visit the Sotheby’s website.