Huma Bhabha

Untitled 

Found at Sothebys, New York
Modern & Contemporary South Asian Art, Lot 88
18. Mar - 18. Mar 2019
Estimate: 50.000 - 70.000 USD
Price realised: 200.000 USD
Huma Bhabha
B. 1962
UNTITLED 
This work is unique 
Cork, acrylic paint and oil stick
72 x 12 x 11 ⅞ in. (182.8 x 30.4 x 30.1 cm.)
Executed in 2011 
Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris | Private Collection  | Acquired from the above in 2017

A top price for Huma Bhabha

This artwork by Huma Bhabha achieved an unexpectedly high price at Sothebys in New York in March 2019. In the Modern & Contemporary South Asian Art auction, the work Untitled  sold for USD 200,000.00 (€ 178,126.11) - well above the upper estimate of USD 70,000.00. This high result makes Untitled  the most expensive artwork by Huma Bhabha that we have observed at auctions so far.

Ein Spitzenpreis für Huma Bhabha

Dieses Kunstwerk von Huma Bhabha erzielte im März 2019 bei Sothebys in New York einen unerwartet hohen Preis. In der Auktion Modern & Contemporary South Asian Art wurde die Arbeit Untitled  für USD 200.000,00 (€ 178.126,11) versteigert – und damit weit über dem oberen Schätzpreis von USD 70.000,00. Dieses hohe Ergebnis macht Untitled  zu dem teuersten Kunstwerk von Huma Bhabha, das wir bisher bei Auktionen beobachtet haben.

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