Mid Century Auction | Contemporary Art and Design Auction

mid century auction

Lot 45 Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Ceramic Pitcher Madoura Tetes 1956

Hughes is thrilled to present our Mid Century Auction | Contemporary Art & Design Auction. Featured items include pencil signed lithographs from Rufino Tamayo, Alexander Calder, Henri Matisse, and Marc Chagall, Picasso ceramics, and monumental Sergio Bustamante sculptures. Mid Century furniture features an original Florence Knoll Walnut Sideboard, a Karl Springer Goatskin Desk, and a selection of designer accent chairs from Charles Rennie Mackintosh, KEM Weber, Arthur Court, Harry Bertoia, among others. Decorative art includes studio pottery by Beatrice Wood, Robert Maxwell, Frank Matranga, Sven Wejsfelt, and Doyle Lane, as well as Lucite and glass art from Vasa Velizar Mihich, Shlomi Hazizi, and Paul J. Stankard. Please enjoy perusing the catalog and happy bidding!

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Live Bidding begins June 5, 2022 at 10am Pacific.

In-house shipping available and local pick up at 8059 Foothill Blvd, Sunland, CA 91040 on Wednesday June 8, 2022 from 10am to 2pm.


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