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Modern + Contemporary

Jan. 2022

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Modern + Contemporary

Jan. 2022

Circle Auction is excited to present Modern + Contemporary, an online auction featuring paintings, prints, sculptures, and modern design. The auction features works by Helen Frankenthaler, Kim Macconnel, Peter Max, Charles and Ray Eames, Peggy Griffen, Harold Boyd, Carol Rabel, Roger Shimomura, and a significant single owner collection of works by Nicolas Africano.


Auction Spotlight:

Nicolas Africano Collection

This auction features an exciting single owner collection of 22 works by Nicolas Africano. Paintings, mixed media, works on paper, and large scale pieces are all included. The collection was acquired over by the consignor directly from the artist over the course of a multi-decade friendship.

His works are included in the collections of the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago, and the Milwaukee Museum of Art.

Helen Frankenthaler

‘I Need Yellow’ Signed Lithograph

Rufino Tamoya

‘Sol’ Signed Mixograph

Charles & Ray Eames

pair of Herman Miller lounge chairs

Roger Shimomura

“Kubuki Party” Serigraph

Kim Macconnel

‘Gymnasts’ 1980 Gouache on cut and folded paper

Carol V. Rabel

acrylic painting

Nicholas Africano

collection of 22 paintings and mix media

Peggy Griffen

‘Mesa Before Sunset’ Glass Sculpture

Peter Max

‘Moving Ahead’ Signed Lithograph


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