Christie's Contemporary Art Sale last night totalled an incredible £34.3 million against a pre-sale high estimate of £21.8 million. 37 of the 41 lots found new owners, with records set for Adrian Ghenie, Imi Knoebel, Lucy McKenzie, Albert Oehlen, and Henry Taylor. Check out these five record-breaking works.
A work from Andy Warhol's very first series of self-portraits will star as part of Sotheby's Contemporary Art Evening Auction in London on 28th June. The piece captures the man behind all the icons, as this was the first time that Warhol stepped out from behind the camera and into the glare of its flashbulb.