Contemporary Art Day Auction

Contemporary Art Day Auction

Contemporary Art Day Auction

Contemporary Art Day Auction

Live Auction: 13 May 2021 • 10:00 EDT • New York

This May, Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Day Auction is pleased to be offering a spectacular group of works ranging from the post-war period to today. Anchored by an exceptional selection from the Collection of Morris and Rita Pynoos, featuring works by David Hockney, Willem de Kooning, John McCracken and Louise Nevelson, the sale also includes works from the Collection of Mrs. John L Marionas well as excellent examples post-war and contemporary masters such as Alexander Calder, Joan Mitchell, Keith Haring and Harold Ancart. Coinciding with major current museum exhibitions at the Tate Britain and Metropolitan Museum of Art, the sale will also feature works by Lynette Yiadom-Boakye and Alice Neel.


Following the guidelines for the Phase Four reopening of Manhattan, we are able to accommodate clients in our building by appointment only. The exhibition for this sale will open on Saturday, May 1 and will close on Wednesday, May 12 at 5PM. To schedule an appointment please click here or contact appointmentsNY@sothebys.com or +1 212 606 7171. You can read more about our safety requirements here.


For assistance with bidding and registration, please contact:

+1 212 606 7414

bids.newyork@sothebys.com


For all enquiries please contact:


Nicole Schloss

Vice President

Co-Head of Day Sale

Specialist

Contemporary Art

NICOLE.SCHLOSS@SOTHEBYS.COM


Max Moore

Vice President

Co-Head of Day Sale

Specialist

Contemporary Art

MAX.MOORE@SOTHEBYS.COM


Caroline Orr

Specialist

Contemporary Art

CAROLINE.ORR@SOTHEBYS.COM


Emily Miles

Associate Specialist

Contemporary Art

EMILY.MILES@SOTHEBYS.COM


Lillian Chan

Associate Cataloguer

Contemporary Art

Lillian.chan@sothebys.com


Graham Ashby

Administrator

Contemporary Art

GRAHAM.ASHBY@SOTHEBYS.COM


Please note that as of August 1st 2020, Overhead Premium, a fee payable by all auction buyers in our global salerooms and online sales, will be charged at 1% of the hammer price plus any applicable local taxes. It is an allocation of the overhead costs relating to our facilities, property handling and other administrative expenses. This fee and our Buyer’s Premium rates exclude local taxes and any applicable artist’s resale right.

Sale number

N10683

Session & Exhibit Information

Session times

Session 1

Thu, 13 May 21 • 2:00 PM GMT

Session 2

Thu, 13 May 21 • 6:00 PM GMT

Exhibitions

New York

Sat, 01 May 21 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

Sun, 02 May 21 • 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM EDT

Mon, 03 May 21 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

Tue, 04 May 21 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

Wed, 05 May 21 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

Thu, 06 May 21 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

Fri, 07 May 21 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

Sat, 08 May 21 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

Sun, 09 May 21 • 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM EDT

Mon, 10 May 21 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

Tue, 11 May 21 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

Wed, 12 May 21 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT