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Monet auction sale breaks record

November 30, 2016
On November 16th, the record was broken for the highest selling Impressionist & Modern Art sale – Monet’s Meule sold at over £65m at Christie’s in New York.Money auction sale breaks record
After a 14-minute bidding battle, the saleroom burst into applause when Meule, one of the last of the artist’s great Grainstack series left in private hands, finally sold for US$ 81,447,500 — just over US$ 1 million more than the previous record, which was set at Christie’s London in 2008.
Read more about the sale.
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