Invitation to Consign

Upcoming Sales on artnet Auctions


Works on Paper

June 2–9

Alexander Calder, Blue People, Red People

Alexander Calder
Blue People, Red People, 1967
Watercolor and gouache on paper
29.25 × 43.25 in.
Sold for 87,600 USD with premium on March 27, 2014

From June 2 through 9, artnet Auctions will present an exciting selection of works on paper by highly sought-after Contemporary artists. We are currently seeking works that span a variety of movements and styles by artists such as Sol LeWitt, Andy Warhol, Robert Rauschenberg, Damien Hirst, Kiki Smith, Christopher Wool, George Condo, Elizabeth Peyton, Alexander Calder, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Barbara Kruger, Agnes Martin, Keith Haring, Brice Marden, and Yayoi Kusama, among others.

The deadline to consign is Thursday, May 28.

Gracie Mansion

Gracie Mansion
Senior Specialist, Post-War & Contemporary Art
+1-212-497-9700 ext. 494
gmansion@artnet.com

John McCord

John McCord
Senior Specialist, Post-War & Contemporary Art
+1-212-497-9700 ext. 173
jmccord@artnet.com


Exposed: The Nude in Photography

June 2–11

Helmut Newton, Two Playmates, Hollywood

Helmut Newton
Two Playmates, Hollywood, 1984
Gelatin silver print
Edition of 10
19.2 × 19 in.
Sold for 48,000 USD on February 26, 2015

Exposed: The Nude in Photography will feature an exceptional selection of nude photographs. For this sale, we are seeking provocative and alluring nudes by established photographers, including Robert Mapplethorpe, Richard Avedon, Irving Penn, Peter Lindbergh, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Herb Ritts, David LaChapelle, Steven Klein, Diane Arbus, Patrick Demarchelier, Helmut Newton, Annie Leibovitz, Edward Weston, Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Nan Goldin, Sally Mann, Ryan McGinley, Gregory Crewdson, Nobuyoshi Araki, Larry Sultan, and Gavin Bond.

The deadline to consign is Thursday, May 28.

Bree Hughes

Bree Hughes
Specialist, Photographs
+1-212-497-9700 ext. 121
bhughes@artnet.com


Skate and Surf

June 10–17

Damien Hirst, Spot Decks (set of 5)

Damien Hirst
Spot Decks (set of 5), 2009
Screenprint in colors on wooden skate decks
31.5 × 7.75 × 2 in. (each)
Sold for 9,840 USD on artnet Auctions

Our highly anticipated Skate and Surf auction will return on June 10 with a fresh selection of skatedecks and surfboards featuring iconic images by some of the best-known artists of our time. For this sale, we are seeking skatedecks and surfboards with images by Andy Warhol, Keith Haring, Richard Prince, Damien Hirst, Robert Longo, Jeff Koons, Marilyn Minter, George Condo, Ryan McGinness, Takashi Murakami, Nate Lowman, John Baldessari, and Shepard Fairey, among others.

The deadline to consign is Friday, June 5.

Elizabeth Masella

Elizabeth Masella
Specialist, Prints & Multiples
+1-212-497-9700 ext. 163
emasella@artnet.com


Contemporary Asian Art

June 16–25

Yayoi Kusama, Infinity nets (Zatsai92)

Yayoi Kusama
Infinity nets (Zatsai92), 1999
Acrylic on canvas
9.5 × 13.1 in.
Sold for 55,200 USD on April 23, 2015

Contemporary Asian Art will feature exceptional works by important and established Asian artists. We are seeking works in a variety of media by sought-after artists, including Zeng Fanzhi, Zhang Xiaogang, Ai Weiwei, Cui Ruzhuo, Fan Zeng, Takashi Murakami, Shirin Neshat, Zhou Chunya, Zhang Enli, Ran Hwang, Liu Ye, Yayoi Kusama, Zhang Hongtu, Lee Ufan, Kwang Young Chun, Yoshitomo Nara, and Sayed Haider Raza.

The deadline to consign is Thursday, June 11.

Nina Lippman

Nina Lippman
Specialist, Contemporary Asian Art
+1-212-497-9700 ext. 698
nlippman@artnet.com


Pop Art

June 22–30

Andy Warhol, San Francisco Silverspot (from Endangered Species)

Andy Warhol
San Francisco Silverspot (from Endangered Species), 1983
Screenprint in colors
Edition of 150
38 × 38 in.
Sold for 66,000 USD, a world auction record for this print, on February 26, 2015

One of our most successful and highly anticipated sales of the year, our Pop Art auction will return next month with a fresh selection of works by the movement’s most sought-after artists. The sale will celebrate the colorful and graphic aesthetic of Pop and its lasting influence on contemporary culture. We are seeking works in a variety of media by Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, Keith Haring, Tom Wesselmann, David Hockney, Robert Rauschenberg, James Rosenquist, Robert Indiana, and Claes Oldenburg, among others.

The deadline to consign is Wednesday, June 17.

Conner Williams

Conner Williams
Senior Specialist, Contemporary Art, Prints & Multiples
+1-212-497-9700 ext. 595
cwilliams@artnet.com


Top Pics

June 23–30

Sally Mann, Night Blooming Cereus

Sally Mann
Night Blooming Cereus, 1988
Gelatin silver print
Edition of 25
8 × 10 in.
Sold for 18,000 USD on artnet Auctions

We are now accepting consignments for Top Pics, our upcoming sale of consistently sought-after photographic works. From classic photographs to Contemporary blue-chip artists, this sale will highlight works that have performed exceptionally well at auction. We are seeking important works by the masters of the medium, including Diane Arbus, Sally Mann, Ryan McGinley, Massimo Vitali, Nan Goldin, William Eggleston, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Robert Mapplethorpe, Ruud van Empel, Ansel Adams, Nick Brandt, Cindy Sherman, Helmut Newton, David LaChapelle, Gregory Crewdson, and Hiroshi Sugimoto, among others.

The deadline to consign is Thursday, June 18.

Susanna Wenniger

Susanna Wenniger
Senior Specialist, Photographs
+1-212-497-9700 ext. 172
swenniger@artnet.com


June 2–9

Works on Paper

Consignment Deadline:
May 28

Gracie Mansion
+1-212-497-9700 ext. 494
gmansion@artnet.com

John McCord
+1-212-497-9700 ext. 173
jmccord@artnet.com


June 2–11

Exposed: The Nude in Photography

Consignment Deadline:
May 28

Bree Hughes
+1-212-497-9700 ext. 121
bhughes@artnet.com


June 10–17

Skate and Surf

Consignment Deadline:
June 5

Elizabeth Masella
+1-212-497-9700 ext. 163
emasella@artnet.com


June 16–25

Contemporary Asian Art

Consignment Deadline:
June 11

Nina Lippman
+1-212-497-9700 ext. 698
nlippman@artnet.com


June 22–30

Pop Art

Consignment Deadline:
June 17

Conner Williams
+1-212-497-9700 ext. 595
cwilliams@artnet.com


June 23–30

Top Pics

Consignment Deadline:
June 18

Susanna Wenniger
+1-212-497-9700 ext. 172
swenniger@artnet.com

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