This three-part auction begins with a morning session of Old Master Prints, featuring Dürer masterpieces. The sale continues at 2pm with a private collection of fine prints by James A.M. Whistler, and concludes with an afternoon session of 19th Century, American & Modern Prints.
Swann's 15th annual auction dedicated to Modernist Posters includes works by some of the biggest names in graphic design: Herbert Bayer, Max Bill, A.M. Cassandre, Paul Rand and Tadanori Yokoo, to name just a few. Signed exhibition posters by contemporary artists are also featured, as are psychedelic images.
A diverse sale complete with cutting-edge prints, paintings, drawings and sculptures by the biggest names in contemporary art. Fashion and art collide in several rare examples of 1980s graffiti art, such as four jackets and a leather purse tagged by Andy Warhol, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring, Revolt, Cey Adams and others.