Cassatt, Picasso and Munch Highlighting Christie’s October Prints & Multiples Sale

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NEW YORK, NY.- Christie’s presents the Prints & Multiples Sale taking place October 26-27, 2010. The two day sale features 454 lots and is expected to realize in excess of $9 million. Works included in the sale span the 19th through the 21st century, with a large portion devoted to the Post-War and Contemporary categories. This exciting selection of prints and multiples showcases works by Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, Robert Motherwell, Claes Oldenburg, Robert Rauschenberg, and Ed Ruscha among others. The 19th Century Print section includes 12 works by Mary Cassatt, featuring six of her extremely rare color prints. Cassatt’s Woman Bathing (La Toilette), circa 1891 (estimate: $200,000-300,000), holds the world auction record for a Cassatt print when an impression of this subject