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Vincent van Gogh’s Laboureur dans un champ Sold for $81.3 million at Christie’s Auction

Vincent Van Gogh’s Laboureur dans un champ Sold for $81.3 million at Christie’s Auction

Laboureur dans un champ by Vincent van Gogh was sold for $81,312,500 (£62,118,029) in a Christie’s auction.  The painting was completed in the late summer of 1889 at Saint-Rémy, the year before Van Gogh’s death.

“Vincent van Gogh’s Laboureur dans un champ sold for $81.3 million ”

The record price for a work by Van Gogh stands at $82,500,000, which was paid for Portrait du Dr. Gachet  (1890) at Christie’s in May 1990.

Source: Christie’s, Bloomberg






About Christie’s

Christie’s, the world’s leading art business, had global auction, private and digital sales in first half of 2017 that totalled £2.35 billion / $3 billion. Christie’s is a name and place that speaks of extraordinary art, unparalleled service and expertise, as well as international glamour. Christie’s offers around 350 auctions annually in over 80 categories, including all areas of fine and decorative arts, jewellery, photographs, collectibles, wine, and more. Prices range from $200 to over $100 million. Christie’s also has a long and successful history conducting private sales for its clients in all categories, with emphasis on Post-War & Contemporary, Impressionist & Modern, Old Masters and Jewellery.

Alongside regular sales online, Christie’s has a global presence in 46 countries, with 10 salerooms around the world including in London, New York, Paris, Geneva, Milan, Amsterdam, Dubai, Zürich, Hong Kong, and Shanghai.

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