| “Plunge” by Kerry James Marshall was estimated at $1 million to $1.5 million. The canvas sold to a telephone bidder for $2.2 million, a new high for the artist at auction.|
A 1957 blue and green Mark Rothko abstract sold for $32.6 million, just above the low estimate.
|<||Christopher Wool’s 1992 word painting, “And if You,” a 9-foot-high enamel on aluminum painting sold for $13.6 million.|
Joan Mitchell painting “Noon” made $9.8 million against estimates of $5 million to $7 million.