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10 Most Expensive Artworks Sold in September Auction

The top ten most expensive works of fine art sold at auction in September 2005, according to
artnet’s Price Database, sold for a total of over 5.9 million.
 
  Mahisasura
 

Tyeb Mehta
Title: Mahisasura
Sale of: Christie's New York: Wednesday, September 21, 2005
Estimate: US$ 600,000 - 800,000
Sold for: US$ 1,584,000

 
  Study for Lady with a birdcage
 
József Rippl-Rónai
Title: Study for Lady with a birdcage
Sale of: Leslie Hindman: Sunday, September 18, 2005
Estimate: N/A
Sold for: US$ 590,400
 
  Femme au tambourin
 

Pablo Picasso
Title: Femme au tambourin
Sale of: Sotheby's London: Tuesday, September 27, 2005
Estimate: US$ 329,067 - 402,193
Sold for: US$ 582,608

 
  Bride walking in a creek I
 

Arthur Boyd
Title: Bride walking in a creek I
Sale of: Sotheby's Melbourne: Monday, September 19, 2005
Estimate: US$ 460,475 - 613,967
Sold for: US$ 543,276

 
  madonna: liebendes weib
 

Edvard Munch
Title: Madonna: Liebendes Weib
Sale of: Sotheby's London: Tuesday, September 27, 2005
Estimate: US$ 511,883 - 585,009
Sold for: US$ 521,739

 
  Aboriginal group near Geelong
 
Eugen von Guérard
Title: Aboriginal group near Geelong
Sale of: Sotheby's Melbourne: Monday, September 19, 2005
Estimate: US$ 230,237 - 383,729
Sold for: US$ 498,840
 
  Trial
 
Maqbool Fida Husain
Title: Trial
Sale of: Christie's New York: Wednesday, September 21, 2005
Estimate: US$ 300,000 - 500,000
Sold for: US$ 486,400
 
  Mirror image
 
Akbar Padamsee
Title: Mirror image
Sale of: Christie's New York: Wednesday, September 21, 2005
Estimate: US$ 140,000 - 180,000
Sold for: US$ 419,200
 
  Untitled (Benares)
 
Ram Kumar
Title: Untitled (Benares)
Sale of: Christie's New York: Wednesday, September 21, 2005
Estimate: US$ 80,000 - 120,000
Sold for: US$ 385,600
 
  Puerto Rican light (To Jeanie Blake)
  Dan Flavin
Title: Puerto Rican light (To Jeanie Blake)
Sale of: Christie's New York: Friday, September 23, 2005
Estimate: US$ 100,000 - 150,000
Sold for: US$ 307,200
 
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