Who bought the work of Frida Kahlo, the most expensive of a Latin American artist?

Argentine businessman Eduardo Costantini is happy about the repercussion of having been the buyer of the self-portrait of Frida Kahlo that last Tuesday became the most expensive work of a Latin American artist in history sold at auction, reaching 34.9 million dollars: “I always defended her. Frida is here to stay in art history, ”he … Read more

Who bought the work of Frida Kahlo, the most expensive of a Latin American artist?

Argentine businessman Eduardo Costantini is happy about the repercussion of having been the buyer of the self-portrait of Frida Kahlo that last Tuesday became the most expensive work of a Latin American artist in history sold at auction, reaching 34.9 million dollars: “I always defended her. Frida is here to stay in art history, ”he … Read more

In New York, records broken at auction for Frida Kahlo and Pierre Soulages

Rare paintings by the Mexican Frida Kahlo and the French Pierre Soulages broke the records of these artists at auction at Sotheby’s in New York, where they were sold Tuesday evening for 34.9 million and 20.2 million dollars. As expected, the self-portrait of the legendary Mexican painter “Diego y yo” (“Diego and me”, 1949), one … Read more

An Argentine businessman paid 35 million dollars for a work by the artist Frida Kahlo

Argentine businessman Eduardo Costantini paid $ 35 million for a work by Frida Kahlo, a record figure for the Mexican artist, which was auctioned at Sotheby’s auction house in the United States. It is the self-portrait “Diego and I”, painted in 1949 by the Mexican artist, which bears the dedication “for Florence and Sam with … Read more

Frida Kahlo: Self-portrait “Diego y yo” sells for US $ 34.9 million, the record for a Latin American artist at auction

Drafting BBC News World 17 November 2021 Image source, EPA Caption, The work broke the record for the highest price paid for a Latin American work of art at auction Mexican artist Frida Kahlo’s painting “Diego y yo” sold at Sotheby’s auction house in New York for a record $ 34.9 million. It is the … Read more

Record-breaking Frida Kahlo, self-portrait is close to 35 million dollars

A self-portrait by Frida Kahlo (1907-1954), entitled “Diego and me” (1949), it was auctioned at Sotheby’s in New York for nearly $ 35 million (34.9 million to be precise), shattering the Mexican artist’s previous record of 8 million dollars, which dates back to 2016 when Christie’s awarded “Two Nudes in the Forest (La terra itself)”, … Read more

A painting by Frida Kahlo was sold at auction for 34.9 million dollars: it is the highest sum ever paid for the work of one or a Latin American artist

On Tuesday a painting by the well-known and important Mexican artist Frida Kahlo was sold for 34.9 million dollars (about 30 million euros) at a Sotheby’s auction in New York: it is the highest amount ever paid for a work by one or a Latin American artist. The highest paid so far had been a … Read more

In New York, records broken at auction for Frida Kahlo and Pierre Soulages

Rare paintings by the Mexican Frida Kahlo and the French Pierre Soulages broke the records of these artists at auction at Sotheby’s in New York, where they were sold Tuesday evening for 34.9 million and 20.2 million dollars. As expected, the self-portrait of the legendary Mexican painter “Diego y yo” (“Diego and me”, 1949), one … Read more

Frida Kahlo and Pierre Soulages break records at auction

Published on : 17/11/2021 – 09:13 At Sotheby’s in New York, two paintings by the Mexican artist Frida Khalo and the master of the “outrenoir”, Pierre Soulages, were respectively auctioned at 34.9 million and 20.2 million dollars. A record. The day after an exceptional sale of the Macklowe collection at Christie’s, the art market once … Read more

The unknown drawings of Frida Kahlo, an intimate approach to a hidden facet of the pop icon

Throughout his short life and before he rose to fame, Frida Kahlo gave away many of his drawings. Some were sketches of his most acclaimed works, others were portraits for his friends. However, they were mostly lines that she drew for herself. Sketches of her thoughts, as passages from her diary, with which any lucky … Read more