Sothebys Impressionist and Modern Preview
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Sotheby’s London Exhibition of Sale Highlights from the Forthcoming Major New York Auctions of Contemporary and Impressionist and Modern Art, including exceptional Diamonds from Geneva. The auctions will include: $25-35 million masterpiece by Gerhard Richter; Major works by Matisse and Léger never before offered at auction; a Claude Monet painting offered from the Metropolitan Museum, New York; a Giacometti sculpture; The “Graff Vivid Yellow” (pictured) - At 100.09 carats, one of the rarest yellow diamonds of its size (est. $15-25 million); The Victory Diamond - A 31.34-carat diamond named to commemorate the Allied Victory in World War II ($5-8 million); and one of the world’s largest known round brilliant-cut diamonds weighing 103.46 carats (est. $3.5-5 million). They will take place in New York and Geneva 11-15 April 2014. Sotheby’s, New Bond St, London, UK.