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MoMA to Deaccession a Monet

Monet. COURTESY WIKIPEDIA

Claude Monet.

COURTESY WIKIPEDIA

The New York Times reports that the Museum of Modern Art will sell a work by Claude Monet at Sotheby’s London’s February 3 auction.

The work features an irrevocable bid, which is slightly akin to having been pre-sold, and carries an estimate of $13.8 million to $18.4 million. Proceeds will go to the museum’s acquisitions fund.

Read more at The New York Times.

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