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#13 AUCTION REVIEW: ABORIGINAL ART AT SOTHEBY’S, LONDON


WARLIMPIRRINGA TJAPALTJARRI, born circa 1959 Untitled Sold for £167,000 IBP

WARLIMPIRRINGA TJAPALTJARRI, born circa 1959
Untitled
Sold for £167,000 IBP

I was recently in London for the second annual auction of Aboriginal Art at Sotheby’s, curated by Tim Klingender. I was bidding on behalf of several clients and it was encouraging to see the market at work from an international perspective.  Although the results were uneven, there were several standout results which only the international market and the international brand could deliver.

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