Insider sale information from Sarah Douglas’s report on Scope Basel:
- Marilyn Manson’s paintings, which range from €36,000–90,000 ($53,000–$133,000), apiece sold out; Schenk also closed a deal on a Gerhard Richter painting that she did not bring to the fair, for €1.2 million ($1.8 million).
- Sold mixed-media-on-canvas works by Nuri Kuzucan in the €2,000–20,000 ($3,000–30,000) range.
Beck & Eggeling
- Found buyers for small bronze pieces by Italian artist Gehard Demitz for €5,000 ($7,400) apiece.
- Sold four works by Luis Barba at $48,000 apiece.
Rain and Exhaustion Keep Scope from Soaring at Basel (Artinfo)