California Riviera Online Art Auction | Nov 19th 10am
California has a rich history of artistic innovation that has left an indelible mark on the global art scene. The California Riviera Online Art Auction, taking place on November 19, 2023, at 10 am as an online event, celebrates this creative legacy.
A Legacy of Artistic Diversity
California has long been a hotbed of creative energy, nurturing an array of artistic styles and movements. The California Riviera Art Auction pays homage to this incredible mosaic of styles and aesthetics that have not only thrived within the state but also influenced generations of artists worldwide. It’s a testament to the enduring impact of California’s creative spirit.
Highlights of the Auction
This exceptional event features an impressive lineup of artworks, with a particular focus on two renowned artists:
Peter Voulkos (1924-2002) Sculptures: The auction offers a unique opportunity to acquire two sculptures created by the iconic Peter Voulkos during his Los Angeles period. Voulkos is celebrated for his groundbreaking work in ceramics and is considered a pioneer in the world of contemporary art.
Henry Gilpin (1922-2011) Gelatin Silver Prints: An exquisite portfolio of 10 gelatin silver prints by Henry Gilpin is also up for bidding. These prints capture the essence of California and the American West, showcasing the region’s natural beauty and cultural diversity.
Sell Your Treasures with Hughes
The California Riviera Online Art Auction is not only a chance to acquire exceptional art pieces but also an opportunity for sellers to find a new home for their valuable items. Hughes Auctions welcomes a wide range of items, including fine art, jewelry, timepieces, decorative art & design, fine antiques, rare books, vintage vehicles, coins & currency, and more. Whether you have a single item or an entire collection, their expert team is ready to provide you with a no-obligation estimate. You can contact them at (626) 791-9600, email at [email protected], or fill out their online form to get started.
Convenient Local Pick-Up
For those fortunate enough to secure their favorite pieces in the auction, local pick-up will be available at 8059 Foothill Blvd, Sunland, CA 91040, on Wednesday, November 22, 2023, from 10 am to 2 pm. This provides a hassle-free option for acquiring your newly acquired treasures.
For buyers who require shipping, Hughes Auctions also offers in-house shipping services, ensuring that your artwork arrives safely and securely at your chosen destination.
Don’t miss this opportunity to explore the dynamic and diverse art scene of California and potentially acquire a piece of its creative legacy. The California Riviera Online Art Auction promises an exciting journey through the artistry that has shaped the state’s cultural landscape and beyond.
Squash Blossom Silver American Indian Necklace
Estimate: $600 - $800View Lot
Obert Nyamupapira (Zimbabwean, b. 1966) Soapstone Sculpture
Estimate: $200 - $300View Lot
Steve Galloway (b. 1952) Pastel On Paper, Rock Island 2000
Estimate: $300 - $400View Lot
Peter Shire (b. 1947) Steel Sculpture, Peace Dove Menorah
Estimate: $800 - $1,000View Lot