Ron Arad

'MT Rocker'

Found at Christies, London
The Landscape of a Mind: A Private Collector's Surreal Vision, Lot 549
20. Jun - 20. Jun. 2019
Estimate: 60.000 - 90.000 GBP
Price realised: 137.500 GBP
polished bronze rods
31½ x 32¼ x 40 7/8 in. (80 x 81.9 x 103.8 cm.)
Produced in 2007 by Ron Arad Associates Ltd., London
From the edition of 6 plus 2 artist's proofs executed in bronze
Friedman Benda, New York; | Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2008.

Upper estimate price exceeded by 53 %.

The work 'MT Rocker' by Ron Arad was sold in the The Landscape of a Mind: A Private Collector's Surreal Vision auction at Christies in London in June 2019. The »bidding war« ended at GBP 137,500.00 (€ 154,570.39), 53% above the upper estimate. Despite this good result, it is not the highest hammer price for an artwork by Ron Arad; that achieved among the auctions we observed the lot London Papardelle sold at auction in October 2008 with the realized price of GBP 139,250.00 (€ 177,493.79).

Oberer Schätzpreis um 53 % übertroffen

Die Arbeit 'MT Rocker' von Ron Arad wurde im Juni 2019 in der Auktion The Landscape of a Mind: A Private Collector's Surreal Vision bei Christies in London versteigert. Das »Bietergefecht« endete beim Preis von GBP 137.500,00 (€ 154.570,39) und damit 53% über dem oberen Schätzpreis. Trotz des guten Ergebnisses ist dies nicht der höchste Zuschlag für ein Kunstwerk von Ron Arad; den erzielte unter den von uns beobachteten Auktionen die Arbeit London Papardelle im Oktober 2008 mit dem Hammerpreis von GBP 139.250,00 (€ 177.493,79).

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