TEFAF New York ran from May 12-16. 

Image: Jitske Nap, courtesy of TEFAF

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Running from May 12-16, the fair brought together modern, contemporary and ancient art. The panel, which sold from the stand of London gallery Charles Ede, was priced at $175,000.

Among the other sales of note was an Alexander Calder standing mobile which went from White Cube for $1.1m, a 1949 Dubuffet drawing from the stand of Applicat-Prazan and a painting by Verena Loewensberg (1912-86) sold by The Mayor Gallery to a US collector.

More than 90 museums and institutions were recorded among the fair visitors.