Auction Results: The Surrealist World of Rosalind Gersten Jacobs and Melvin Jacobs, May 14, 2022 @Christie’s

Auction Results: The Surrealist World of Rosalind Gersten Jacobs and Melvin Jacobs, May 14, 2022 @Christie’s

After holding the record for the most expensive photograph sold at auction for more than a decade, Andreas Gursky’s Rhein II (which sold for roughly $4.3M in 2011) finally gave away to a new titleholder at the recent sale of Surrealist art from the Jacobs collection at Christie’s in New York. A rare vintage print of Man Ray’s iconic Le Violon d’Ingres (which Jacobs bought directly from Man Ray in 1962) soared to $12412500, meaningfully above its presale estimate range of ... Read on.

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