Fall 2019: African-American Fine Art

Upcoming Highlights

At Auction October 8

 
Hale Woodruff, Landscape No. 2, oil on canvas, circa 1966. $75,000 to $100,000.
Hale Woodruff, Landscape No. 2, oil on canvas, circa 1966. $75,000 to $100,000.
 
 

Exhibition Open October 3–8

The exhibition is free to attend and open to the public. We welcome special and educational groups with advance notice–send an inquiry to rsvp@swanngalleries.com.

 

Exhibition Hours

Thursday, October 3 — 10 am to 6 pm

Friday, October 4 — 10 am to 6 pm

Saturday, October 5 — 12 pm to 5 pm

Monday, October 7 — 10 am to 6 pm

Tuesday, October 8 — 10 am to 12 pm

 
     
Henry Ossawa Tanner, At the Gates (Flight into Egypt), oil on panel, circa 1926-27. $100,000 to $150,000.
Henry Ossawa Tanner, At the Gates (Flight into Egypt), oil on panel, circa 1926-27. $100,000 to $150,000.
 
Sargent Johnson, Head of a Negro Boy, painted terra cotta with a wood base, circa 1934. $80,000 to $120,000.
Sargent Johnson, Head of a Negro Boy, painted terra cotta with a wood base, circa 1934. $80,000 to $120,000.
 
Allan Rohan Crite, Play at Dark (Westminster Street, Madison Park), oil on canvas board, 1935. $75,000 to $100,000.
Allan Rohan Crite, Play at Dark (Westminster Street, Madison Park), oil on canvas board, 1935. $75,000 to $100,000.
 
Augusta Savage, Lift Every Voice and Sing (The Harp), metal cast with silver patina, circa 1939. $15,000 to $25,000.
Augusta Savage, Lift Every Voice and Sing (The Harp), metal cast with silver patina, circa 1939. $15,000 to $25,000.
 
Elizabeth Catlett, Seated Woman, carved mahogany, 1962. $100,000 to $150,000.
Elizabeth Catlett, Seated Woman, carved mahogany, 1962. $100,000 to $150,000.
 
mixed wooden collage abstraction
Noah Purifoy, Untitled (Zulu series), mixed-media assemblage with leather, felt, suede, fur, wood & various found objects, 1970-71. $35,000 to $50,000.
 
Kenneth Victor Young, Untitled (Abstract Composition), acrylic on canvas, 1972. $80,000 to $120,000.
 
Hughie Lee-Smith, Prelude, oil on canvas, 1986. $40,000 to $60,000.
Hughie Lee-Smith, Prelude, oil on canvas, 1986. $40,000 to $60,000.
 
Carrie Mae Weems, White Patty, White Patty, You Don't Shine, Meet You Around the Corner, And Beat Your Behind, silver gelatin print with printed text, 1987. $20,000 to $30,000.
Carrie Mae Weems, White Patty, White Patty, You Don’t Shine, Meet You Around the Corner, And Beat Your Behind, silver gelatin print with printed text, 1987. $20,000 to $30,000.
 
Robert Colescott, The Artist and the Model, acrylic and pencil, 1994. $30,000 to $40,000.
 
wooden circle colored blue
McArthur Binion, Macon: Blue, crayon on birch plywood, 2003. $50,000 to $75,000.
 
 

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