Damien Hirst at Phillips de Pury Nov 13 New York Art Auction
Beautiful Artemis Thor Neptune Odin Delusional Sapphic Inspirational Hypnosis Painting, 2007
Gloss household paint on canvas. 96 x 240 in. (243.8 x 609.6 cm).
PROVENANCE Gagosian Gallery, New York
The painting found no takers at $1.8 million.
At Phillips de Pury Nov 13 auction, buyers passed both on brand names like Andy Warhol and Jean- Michel Basquiat and on emerging artists like Mark Grotjahn and Anselm Reyle.
Collectors such as Mera and Don Rubell, Adam Lindemann, Stavros Merjos and Maria Baibakova looked on as 21 lots found no buyers. [from bloomberg]