Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
West Palm Beach, FL, United States
DoneSat, Nov 2, 2013 4:00 PM GMT
Modern Art, Decorative Arts,Sculptural Design
Palm Beach Modern Auctions November 2,2013 auction features approximately 300 vetted lots of Modern Art, Decorative Arts, and Sculptural Design including examples by artists Paul Jenkins, Pablo Picasso, Barry McGee, Alex Katz, Jean Dubuffet, Jim Dine, Ellsworth Kelly, Helen Frankenthaler, Purvis Young, Hunt Slonem, Peter A. Nisbet, Donald Wilson, Larry Rivers, Victor Vasarely, Yaacov Agam, Marc Quinn, Donald Baechler, Shepard Fairey, James Rosenquist, Jack Youngerman , Fernand Leger, Frank Stella, Jamie Reid, Tom Wesselman, Jay Rosenblum, Danny Simmons, Rupert Jasen Smith, Piero Pizzi Cannella, Buffie Johnson, Efraim Modzelevich, Bruce Helander, Ladislas Kijno, Harry Washington Seawell, Natvar Prahladji Bhavsar, Roger Montane, Jan de Ruth, Gregorio Prestopino, and Gene Davis. Sculptures include works from Ernest Trova, Charles Valton, Sergio Bustamante, and a rare Arnaldo Pomodoro lidded box. Several works from the estate of contemporary sculptor Larry Mohr will also be available. Mohr is well exhibited including the Metropolitan Museum of Art. A large collection of Murano glass will be auctioned including works by Anzolo Fuga, Alessandro Mendini, Laura de Santillana, James Carpenter, Fratelli Toso, Cenedese, Romano Dona, Carlo Scarpa, Antonio Da Ros, Alfredo Barbini and Paolo Venini. A special grouping of limited edition vases by Giampaolo Seguso will be offered. The crossover of art and sculpture, Sculptural Design, occurs when designers and artists such as Jacques Duval-Brasseur, Willy Daro , Paul Evans, Donald Drumm, Angelo Brotto, Gio Ponti and Piero Fornasetti emerge from their studios with a "Functional Art" object. Examples included in the auction are David Kawecki's "Puzzle" armchair, Philip & Kelvin Laverne's "Chan" cocktail table, Paolo Piva's "Alanda" cocktail table, and Donald Knorrs "Model 132 U". This auction will be held at our exhibition facility at 417 Bunker Rd. in West Palm Beach, Florida,12 noon(EST).Rico Baca, FL Lic. #AU4083& #AB2905.