26 February 2019 | London | full auction details
Sotheby’s Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale in February 2019 will be led by a rare and beautiful work from Monet’s celebrated Venice series. Emerging on the market having been in the same family collection since 1925, Le Palais Ducal is one of the most significant works from this series and embodies the artist’s lifelong preoccupation with capturing colour and light. Alongside this work, the sale will feature a wonderful selection of paintings, works on paper and sculpture by leading artists of the late 19th and early 20th centuries including Schiele, Kirchner, Giacometti, Picasso and Chagall among others.
Le Palais Ducal, 1908
Estimate £20,000,000–30,000,000 ($25,000,000–35,000,000)