Monet Painting Could Break Record for Artist at Sotheby’s New York

October 21st, 2014

Alice Hoschedé au jardin, via The GuardianSotheby’s Impressionist sale in New York this November is anticipating record numbers for a 1881 Claude Monet painting, already estimated to achieve $35 million on the auction block.  “It truly is the ultimate trophy painting: dappled sunshine, lovely garden and a pretty woman in a white dress, it’s got everything you would want in a Monet,” says Sotheby’s Impressionist expert Peter Hook.Read more at The Guardian