OIL PAINTING: Portrait of Madame M., 1930
The artist became wealthy during her lifetime and became one of the millionaires thanks to her extravagant paintings. Let's find out how much Lempicka's paintings cost today.
Exit data from international auctions show that there have been many sales in excess of a million dollars. Let's take a look at the largest of them.
In 2009, Christie's exhibited the work "Portrait of Madame M.", painted in 1932, when the artist was at the peak of her popularity.
This portrait is one of the largest and most significant works of the artist. During Tamara's lifetime, it was exhibited several times at exhibitions in Paris, and after her death in Milan and London. At the auction, it was announced with a serious estimate of $ 6-8 million and went for $ 6.1 million.