Tehran Auction

  • An untitled art work from Sohrab Sepehri’s Tree Trunk series established in July 2017 fetched 51 billion rials at the Tehran Auction on Friday. Seventy-six lots went under the hammer at the auction that broke the records of previous editions by grossing over 313 billion rials (about $7.5 million).

  • Two artworks by Hossein Zenderoudi sold for 26 billion rials (about $550,000 based on the dollar’s official market exchange rate i.e. 42,000 rials for $1) at the Tehran Auction that was held at the Parsian Azadi Hotel Friday evening. A calligraphic painting by Zenderoudi sold for 23 billion rials, the second most expensive item sold at the auction. Another artwork by the same artist fetched 3 billion rials.

  • TEHRAN. (HONARONLINE) - The 9th edition of Tehran Auction was held at Parsian Azadi Hotel on 29 June, during which 78 classic and modern artworks were presented by acclaimed Iranian artists.

  • The 9th edition of Tehran Auction was held at Parsian Azadi Hotel on 29 June, during which 78 classic and modern artworks were presented by acclaimed Iranian artists. Distinguished artist Sohrab Sepehri took the top auction place, followed by Monir Farmanfarmaian.

  • The 9th Tehran Auction was held at Parsian Azadi Hotel on 29 June. In total, 78 classic and modern artworks were presented by acclaimed Iranian artists, of which 76 lots were sold.

  • The 8th edition of Tehran Auction was held on January 12 at Parsian Hotel. Some 120 works created by contemporary Iranian artists went under the hammer. The most expensive item sold this year belonged to a female artist, according to Tehran Auction House, while three pieces passed the one-billion-toman mark. Another top seller was a historic photograph taken from a military operation, codenamed Karbala 5, during the Iran-Iraq war of the 1980s. At least 35 modern and classical works also auctioned above 100 million tomans. All the works auctioned fetched some 14.95 billion tomans in total. The event aims to support the domestic art market as a key to the international market. The auction closely collaborates with local art galleries and collectors to ensure a vast selection of paintings, sculptures and photographs.