Cuban Artists Works Set Record Highs at Christie's Auction 2016
Artworks by Mariano Rodriguez, Carlos Enriquez,
Victor Manuel, Rene Portocarrero and Fidelio Ponce
surpassed previous auction prices.
Latin American Art Fall Auctions in New York got off
to a flying start yesterday with a spotlight on
20th Century Cuban Modern Art.
A number of historic records were broken at
Christie's Tuesday evening sale illustrating
the continuing upward growth and enthusiastic response of the Cuban art market worldwide.
A group of paintings by renowned Cuban modern masters excelled their presale estimates,
some by virtually doubling or tripling their
previous auction prices. Much interest was paid to exciting high quality works…