Property from The Sam Rose and Julie Walters Collection. Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Femme au béret orange et au col de fourrure (Marie‐Thérèse), Painted December 4, 1937. Oil

First look: Highlights from the Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale

Outstanding works by Claude Monet, Pablo Picasso, Vincent Van Gogh and Henry Moore among the highlights of the New York auction on 11 November

The Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale  opens 20th Century Week at Christie’s New York with standout masterworks. Property from groupings such as The Collection of Elizabeth Stafford, The Sam Rose and Julie Walters Collection, The Collection of A. Jerrold Perenchio, and more, combine to present captivating artworks from the genre. 

Highlights range from Claude Monet’s Effet de neige à Giverny  and his Le basin aux nymphéas — one of 12 extant — to Pablo Picasso’s Femme au beret orange et au col de fourrure (Marie-Thérèse) depicting his blonde-haired lover. The anticipated sale offers works from the greatest moments of Impressionism to Modern art, celebrating the use of light and the investigation of colours, materials, textures and media.

Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) Coin de jardin avec papillons, painted in May-July 1887. Oil on canvas. 19¾ x 24¼ in (50.4 x 61.4 cm). Estimate on request. Offered in the Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale on 11 November at Christie’s in New York

Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) Coin de jardin avec papillons, painted in May-July 1887. Oil on canvas. 19¾ x 24¼ in (50.4 x 61.4 cm). Estimate on request. Offered in the Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale on 11 November at Christie’s in New York

Property from an Important Private Collection. Claude Monet (1840-1926), Le bassin aux nymphéas, 1917-19. Oil on canvas. 39¾ x 79 in (100.7 x 200.8 cm). Estimate $30,000,000-50,000,000. Offered in the Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale on 11 November at Christie’s in New York

Property from an Important Private Collection. Claude Monet (1840-1926), Le bassin aux nymphéas, 1917-19. Oil on canvas. 39¾ x 79 in (100.7 x 200.8 cm). Estimate: $30,000,000-50,000,000. Offered in the Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale on 11 November at Christie’s in New York

Henry Moore (1898-1986), Reclining Figure, conceived in 1982. Signed and numbered ‘Moore 49’ (on the top of the base); inscribed with foundry mark Morris Singers Founders London (on the back of the base). Bronze with brown and green patina. Length 97 in (246.3 cm); height 46⅛ in (117 cm). Estimate $8,000,000-12,000,000. Offered in the Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale

Henry Moore (1898-1986), Reclining Figure, conceived in 1982. Signed and numbered ‘Moore 4/9’ (on the top of the base); inscribed with foundry mark 'Morris Singers Founders London' (on the back of the base). Bronze with brown and green patina. Length: 97 in (246.3 cm); height: 46⅛ in (117 cm). Estimate: $8,000,000-12,000,000. Offered in the Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale on 11 November at Christie’s in New York

Claude Monet (1840-1926), Effet de neige à Giverny, 1893. Signed and dated ‘Claude Monet 93’ (lower left). Oil on canvas. 25¾ x 36½ in. (65.4 x 92.7 cm.). Painted in 1893. Estimate $5,000,000-8,000,000. Offered in the Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale on 11 November at Christie’s in New York
Claude Monet (1840-1926), Effet de neige à Giverny, 1893. Signed and dated ‘Claude Monet 93’ (lower left). Oil on canvas. 25¾ x 36½ in. (65.4 x 92.7 cm.). Painted in 1893. Estimate: $5,000,000-8,000,000. Offered in the Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale on 11 November at Christie’s in New York
Property from The Sam Rose and Julie Walters Collection. Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Femme au béret orange et au col de fourrure (Marie‐Thérèse), Painted December 4, 1937. Oil on canvas. 24⅛ x 18⅛ in (61.3 x 46 cm). Estimate $15,000,000-20,000,000. Offered in the Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale on 11 November at Christie’s in New York

Property from The Sam Rose and Julie Walters Collection. Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Femme au béret orange et au col de fourrure (Marie‐Thérèse), Painted December 4, 1937. Oil on canvas. 24⅛ x 18⅛ in (61.3 x 46 cm). Estimate: $15,000,000-20,000,000. Offered in the Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale on 11 November at Christie’s in New York

Property from the Sam Rose and Julie Walters Collection. Pablo Picasso (1881-1973),
Buste de femme (Dora Maar), Painted on 28 March 1939. Signed and dated Picasso 28.3.39. (upper right); dated again 28.3.39. (on the reverse). Oil on panel. 23⅝ x 17¾ in (59.9 x 45.2 cm). Estimate $5,000,000-8,000,000. Offered in the Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale on 11 November at

Property from the Sam Rose and Julie Walters Collection. Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Buste de femme (Dora Maar), Painted on 28 March 1939. Signed and dated 'Picasso 28.3.39.' (upper right); dated again '28.3.39.' (on the reverse). Oil on panel. 23⅝ x 17¾ in (59.9 x 45.2 cm). Estimate: $5,000,000-8,000,000. Offered in the Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale on 11 November at Christie’s in New York

Property from a New York Collector. Marc Chagall (1887-1985),Les Paysans, painted in 1971. Signed ‘Marc Chagall’ (lower right); signed again Marc Chagall (on the reverse). Oil and tempera on canvas. 45½ x 31¾ in (115.8 x 80.7 cm). Estimate $1,800,000-2,500,000. Offered in the Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale on 12 November at Christie’s in New York

Property from a New York Collector. Marc Chagall (1887-1985),Les Paysans, painted in 1971. Signed ‘Marc Chagall’ (lower right); signed again 'Marc Chagall' (on the reverse). Oil and tempera on canvas. 45½ x 31¾ in (115.8 x 80.7 cm). Estimate: $1,800,000-2,500,000. Offered in the Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale on 12 November at Christie’s in New York