Mehdi Ghadyanloo

Exploration of the Sun

Found at Christies, New York
10th Shanghai Auction Anniversary: 20th/21st Century Art Evening Sale, Lot 83
23. Sep - 23. Sep 2023
Estimate: 300.000 - 500.000 CNY
Price realised: 1.512.000 CNY
MEHDI GHADYANLOO (B. 1981)
Exploration of the Sun
signed with the artist signature, signed again, titled and dated 'Mehdi Ghadyanloo 2020 "Exploration of the Sun"' (on the reverse)
acrylic and oil on canvas
190 × 100 cm. (74 3/4 × 39 3/8 in.)
Painted in 2020

A top price for Mehdi Ghadyanloo

The work Exploration of the Sun by Mehdi Ghadyanloo was worth CNY 1,512,000.00 (€ 195,714.29) to a buyer in September this year. This price was achieved in the auction 10th Shanghai Auction Anniversary: 20th/21st Century Art Evening Sale at Christies in New York and exceeded the previously set upper estimate of CNY 500,000.00 many times over. This high result makes Exploration of the Sun the most expensive artwork by Mehdi Ghadyanloo that we have observed at auctions so far.

Ein Spitzenpreis für Mehdi Ghadyanloo

Die Arbeit Exploration of the Sun von Mehdi Ghadyanloo war einem Käufer im September diesen Jahres CNY 1.512.000,00 (€ 195.714,29) wert. Dieser Preise wurde in der Auktion 10th Shanghai Auction Anniversary: 20th/21st Century Art Evening Sale bei Christies in New York erzielt und übertraf den zuvor angesetzten oberen Schätzpreis von CNY 500.000,00 um ein Vielfaches. Dieses hohe Ergebnis macht Exploration of the Sun zu dem teuersten Kunstwerk von Mehdi Ghadyanloo, das wir bisher bei Auktionen beobachtet haben.

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