Specialists at the house have attempted to tap increased fervor for under-represented artists.
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Phillips succeeded in tapping a Chinese buyer base with the auction.
Paintings by Churchill have generated attention at auction in recent months.
As the vaccine rollout continues apace in the U.K., buyers are growing more active.
A Boafo work sold for more than eight times its low estimate.
Mitchell, Basquiat Top $41 M. Phillips Contemporary Evening Sale, Thirst for Young Artists Brings New Records
Works by Matthew Wong, Amoako Boafo, and Otis Kwame Kye Quaicoe shot past their estimates.
Reports from Frieze L.A., Phillips Auction Brings in $27.7 M. in London, and More: Morning Links from February 14, 2020
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The house's chief executive on the upcoming move, the market, and more.
Phillips to Sell Pieces by Jean-Michel Basquiat, Richard Prince from Baseball Player Alex Rodriguez’s Collection
The Basquiat is expected to be one of the top lots at a sale of 20th-century and contemporary art in London.
The move into the new 55,000 square foot space is being facilitated by Macklowe Properties.