Detroit’s Edsel and Eleanor Ford House Reportedly Sold Cézanne Masterwork for $100 Million

December 22nd, 2014

Paul Cézanne, La Montagne Sainte-Victoire vue du bosquet du Château Noir, via Detroit Free PressThe Detroit Free Press reports on the $100 million sale of Paul Cézanne’s La Montagne Sainte-Victoire vue du bosquet du Château Noir by the The Edsel & Eleanor Ford House in 2013, which would make it one of the 15 most expensive works ever sold.  “This was really a once-in-a-lifetime offer,” says Ford House president Kathleen Mullins. “The family thought it was a way to guarantee the estate would be taken care of the way Eleanor would have wanted.”

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