"Le Maitre d'Ecole"

"Le Maitre d'Ecole"

Sotheby's via Bloomberg

"Le Maitre d'Ecole" (1955) by Rene Magritte. The work was included in Sotheby's Feb. 8 auction of Impressionist and modern art in London. Last seen on the market in 1988, it sold for 2.5 million pounds, beating an estimate of 800,000 pounds to 1.2 million pounds.