Thursday 10, November 2011 by

Sotheby’s contemporary art evening sale totals $315.8 million

Sotheby’s recent Contemporary Art Evening Sale brought a total of $315,837,000, well above the $192/270.8 million pre-sale estimate and nearly 85 per cent sold-by-lot. The total is the highest for a Contemporary Art Evening sale at Sotheby’s since May 2008 and the company’s third highest ever, virtually matching the $315,907,000 set at Sotheby’s in November 2007.

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