This Week’s Top Lots: June 2 – 5

Editorial Staff

*  The Christie’s New York sale of 20th century decorative art and design on June 2 totaled $1.4 million with 76 of 102 lots sold. The top lot was a patinated bronze cheetah by François-Xavier Lalanne that sold for $74,500 just below its estimate of $80,000-120,000. Another lot by Lalanne—a copper turtle topiary—sold for $52,500, about twice its estimate of …