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"There must be a collector’s gene that can be isolated. Perhaps it will eventually be possible to develop a pill, like a statin, that will not cure the collector, but it would allow them to keep their condition manageable."   - Peter Loughrey (past interview here)

May 18, 2014 / 12 p.m.
Modern Art & Design Auction     

The May 18, 2014 Modern Art & Design Auction will feature property from Anita May Rosenstein, including over 30 custom William “Billy” Haines furnishings from an important Beverly Hills commission.     Additional highlights include a gouache on paper by Alexander Calder, two screenprints by Andy Warhol from Ads Portfolio, an early, large-scale Llyn Foulkes painting with exhibition history, a work on paper by Tom Wesselmann, a Harry Bertoia sounding sculpture, Picasso ceramics, an important work on paper by Charles White, a selection of Scandinavian designs, as well as works by Claes Oldenburg, Sam Maloof, George Nakashima, and Ed Ruscha.  

Auction Preview: May 5 – 17, 2014
(open daily: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.)
16145 Hart Street, Van Nuys, CA 91406