Mumbai: The first-ever auction held by the global auction house Christie's in India here this evening saw a Vasudev Gaitonde painting getting sold for Rs 23.70 crore or USD 3.792 million dollars.In dollar terms, it is a record price ever fetched by the work of an Indian artist, Christie's said, adding that a US-based individual outbid others to bag the painting.The price surpassed an earlier record set by an S H Raza painting. Christie's sold 83 works for over USD 16.3 million or Rs 102 crore, in what turned out to be its second-highest revenue grosser evening where Indian contemporary art was up for grabs.
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