Eight modern works from a single private collection are expected to fetch $22 million
The works have been in the same collection for more than four decades
The painting was exhibited in 1974 at the Musée Dynamique in Dakar.
Clients based in Asia accounted for half of the house's top 10 sales.
What does the future hold for 2021? The auction house looks forward.
From rare Rubenses to a record-breaking Leonardo, these are the 10 top selling works in the category.
14th-Century Painting to Sell at Auction Under Restitution Settlement with German-Jewish Art Historian’s Heir
The work is expected to fetch between $300,000–$500,000 when it is offered later this month by Sotheby's
Work by artists such as Georges de la Tour, Matthew Wong, and Amoako Boafo realized new milestones this year.
The work ranks among the most expensive pieces by a Latin American artist to sell at auction.
The total is down around 19 percent from 2019's total sales.