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Monet World Auction Record Broken At Christie’s in New York

February 7th, 2012 No comments

A new world auction record was set on May 6, 2008 at Christie’s New York for a rare and luminous Claude Monet masterpiece of high Impressionist style from 1873. ‘Pont du chemin de fer à Argenteuil’ sold for $41.48 million and was one of the greatest Impressionist pictures left in private hands, containing all the trademark themes of Monet’s early work of the 1870s.

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