THE AUCTION IS TONIGHT GANG. SMASH THE PIGGY BANKS AND/OR CHECK YOUR LINE OF CREDIT.
The auction house expects to fetch more than $12 million (US) for this Giacometti sculpture of a cat, which has been in the hands of a private collector for the past two generations.
Le Chat will go on public display at Sotheby's in Moscow on April 1-2, in London on April 22-25 and in New York on May 1-5.
It will be offered at Sotheby's evening sale of impressionist and modern art in New York on May 5.