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Melih Devrim fetches the highest
price at a Beyaz Auction event.

Melih Devrim fetches the highest price at a Beyaz Auction event.

“Abstract Composition,” a work by Nejad Melih Devrim, scored the highest price at yesterday’s 23rd Beyaz Müzayede Auction, fetching 1.1 million Turkish Liras.

The auction, which featured 264 pieces of modern and contemporary Turkish and foreign art, also presented significant works by Turkish masters such as Burhan Doğançay, Alaettin Aksoy, Mehmet Güleryüz, Ömer Uluç, Komet and Taner Ceylan.

Doğançay’s work “Untitled” was sold for 190,000 liras while Uluç’s “Woman on all fours and Men tottering” was sold for 450,000 liras.

March/19/2013

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