On 10th February 2015 Sothebys held a record breaking auction of contemporary works by Gerhard Richter, Francis Bacon, Yves Klein, Cy Twombly, Andy Warhol, Jeff Koons, Jean-Michel Basquiat and Nicolas De Staël among others. The record sale total was of £123.5m. Gerhard Richter’s Abstraktes Bild which established a new record for the artist, selling for £30.4m, a new benchmark for any European living artist. Commissioned by Time Out London.

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