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Warhol works lead Freeman’s modern art auction May 14
PHILADELPHIA – On Thursday, May 14, Freeman’s will hold its online auction of Modern & Contemporary Art. The 58-lot sale spans myriad artistic periods and features fresh-to-market works by important international artists such as Sam Gilliam, Wolf Kahn, Harry Bertoia, Henri Matisse, and Lynn Chadwick. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.
In Memoriam: Conceptual artist John Baldessari, 88
LOS ANGELES (AP) _ John Baldessari, who pioneered a new genre of art in the 1970s and in the process helped elevate Los Angeles’ status in the art world from that of back-water berg to a center of the Conceptual movement, has died at age 88.