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15 March 2017

Abstraction fans, this one’s for you.

Discover works by Sam Francis, Pablo Picasso, Helen Frankenthaler, and more

 
 

March 15, 2016

 
 
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Post-War Abstraction
Live now through March 30

 
 
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Sam Francis
Untitled, 1950
Est. 25,000–35,000 USD

 
 
 
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Wojciech Fangor
MA 1, 1971
Est. 150,000–180,000 USD

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Helen Frankenthaler
April VI, 1962
Est. 55,000–75,000 USD

 
 
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Eduardo Chillida
Gravitation, 1987–1988
Est. 50,000–70,000 USD

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Frank Stella
Ifafa I (from V Series), 1968
Est. 3,000–5,000 USD

 
 

From the breathtaking swaths of color in Helen Frankenthaler's ode to spring, to the dynamic splatters in Sam Francis' monochrome ink and gouache on paper, these works typify important movements and trends of abstract art from the last 60 years. Explore works from the 1950s to the present by John Chamberlain, Wojciech Fangor, Eduardo Chillida, Jasper Johns, Richard Serra, and more, and bid on these exceptional abstract works now through March 30.

 
 

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Modern Masters
Live now through March 21

 
 
 
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Pablo Picasso
Sujet poisson, 1952
Est. 3,000–5,000 USD

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Joan Miró
Gaudí XX, 1979
Est. 25,000–30,000 USD

 
 

Don't miss the chance to bid on works by Pablo Picasso, Joan Miró, Marc Chagall, Giacomo Balla, and more masters of Modern Art in Modern Masters. This sale offers rare works by these and more important artists, and is live for bidding through Tuesday, March 21.

 
 

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Mr. Brainwash
Marilyn Monroe, 2017
Est. 6,000–8,000 USD

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Joan Miró
Miró Signature Drawing, 1972–1973
Est. 70,000–90,000 USD

 
 
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Helen Frankenthaler
Tahiti, 1989
Est. 15,000–20,000 USD

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Pablo Picasso
Femme Nue Cueillant des Fleurs, 1962
Est. 15,000–20,000 USD

 
 
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Pablo Picasso
Untitled (Nature Morte á La Palette), 1925
Est. 35,000–45,000 USD

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Jasper Johns
Scent, 1976
Est. 22,000–28,000 USD

 
 
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Iva Gueorguieva
Beetle Shadow, 2006
Est. 15,000–20,000 USD

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Christopher Wool
Untitled, 2002
Est. 12,000–15,000 USD

 
 

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Upcoming Sale Preview
The Classics: Important 20th-Century Photographs
March 16–28

 
 
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Henri Cartier-Bresson
Calle Cuauhtemoctzin, Mexico City, 1934
Est. 7,000–9,000 USD

 
 
 

Get a first look at highlights from The Classics, a selection of iconic images from the 20th century by important photographers whose stylistic and technical innovations are still widely referenced today. Browse the sale preview now, featuring works by Henri Cartier-Bresson, Edward Weston, Irving Penn, August Sander, Hans Bellmer, and more masters of the medium.

Register now to bid on The Classics: 20th-Century Photographs March 16 through 28.

 
 

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March 16–28

The Classics: Important 20th Century Photographs
PREVIEW SALE

Henri Cartier-Bresson, Irving Penn, Edward Weston, and more lead this sale of iconic images

March 16–29

Contemporary Editions

This sale will offer fresh and vibrant prints by heavy hitters of contemporary art and sought-after urban artists

March 21–30

Superflat: Prints by Takashi Murakami
Consignment Deadline: March 16

Vibrant smiling flowers, psychedelic jellyfish eyes, and more: Explore the colorful world of Takashi Murakami

March 29–April 10

Color and Form
Consignment Deadline: March 24

Highlights include Frank Stella, Agnes Martin, Josef Albers, and Ellsworth Kelly in this sale of works by important abstract artists

March 30–April 11

Face to Face
Consignment Deadline: March 27

This sale will offer captivating portraits, both classic and contemporary, shot by our most celebrated photographers

April 4–13

Reflections of the Middle East and North Africa
Consignment Deadline: March 30

Shirin Neshat, Hassan Hajjaj, and Lalla Essaydi will headline this sale of stunning photographs by sought-after Middle Eastern artists

April 6–17

We the People: Works by Shepard Fairey
Consignment Deadline: April 3

Don't miss the striking work of one of the most trailblazing political artists of our time

April 12–20

French Masters of Photography
Consignment Deadline: April 7

We're celebrating the masters of French photography with this sale of classic images by Cartier-Bresson, Brassaï, Kertész, and more

April 13–25

Post-War & Contemporary Art
Consignment Deadline: April 6

Our sale of Post-War & Contemporary Art will offer important works by well-known and highly influential artists of our time

April 17–27

Japanese Pop Art
Consignment Deadline: April 12

Bright and colorful works by Nara, Murakami, Kusama, and more will lead this sale of Japanese Pop Art

 
 

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