Chinese Painter Zeng Fanzhi Becomes Highest Selling Contemporary Asian Artist at Sotheby’s Hong Kong Auction With $23.3 Million Final Price

October 8th, 2013

The Last Supper" (2001) by Zeng Fanzhi, via BloombergAn auction at Sotheby’s Hong Kong location has set a new record for the highest selling Asian contemporary artwork, after painter Zeng Fanzhi’s The Last Supper achieved a $23.3 million final price, more than doubling its estimate.  It sold as part of an evening contemporary art auction that achieved an impressive total of $145 million in sales.

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