Wednesday's auction is the second major art auction in the city in two days.
An auction of works from the estates of heiress
"Large Thin Head (Large Head of Diego)," Giacometti's sculptural representation of his younger brother, brought
Among other top lots at Sotheby's is Henri Matisse's "
Sotheby's also has three works by
The Spanish artist created them for the filmmaker and photographer
The other two works are set to go under the hammer at Sotheby's day sale Thursday.
"Water Lilies," Monet's 1907 rendition of his beloved garden in Giverny,
Clark, the owner, was a
Art from other estates and artists, including works by Edgar Degas, Matisse,
Picasso's 1942 painting of his mistress in a purple dress titled "Portrait of Dora Maar" and Wassily Kandinsky's 1909 abstract "Beach Scene," sold for
Both came from the estate of German collectors
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