Experts at the auction house estimated the vase to be worth just €2,000 but bidders thought otherwise.
Pop artist Andy Warhol’s blue silkscreen portrait of Marilyn Monroe hits the auction block this spring with an asking price of US$200 million, poised to become the most expensive 20th-century artwork.
An ultra-rare 555.55-carat black diamond will go on sale in February for US$6.8 million.
Two record-breaking sales happened at Karl Lagerfeld’s estate in Paris. One was a black Chanel tote bag and the other, a Martin Szekely.
Successful bidders will also have an NFT replica of each physical artwork.
Frida Kahlo sets the record for Latin art. “Diego y yo” has become the most expensive work of Latin art ever sold, blowing past her own partner, Diego Riviera.