Modern Discoveries
Online Auction: 8–20 July 2022 • 12:00 PM EDT • New York

Modern Discoveries 8–20 July 2022 • 12:00 PM EDT • New York

S otheby’s is pleased to present the July Modern Discoveries sale, held alongside the Contemporary Discoveries sale. These pioneering cross-category auctions feature works from Impressionist & Modern Art, Contemporary Art, American Art, Prints & Multiples, and Photographs – uniting works across media and geography from the past 150 years.

We are delighted to offer works from several distinguished collections, including pieces from the esteemed collection of The Art Institute of Chicago, A Way of Life: the Collection of Barbara & Ernest Kafka, and from By Land and By Sea: The Collection of Paul Yeou Chichong. Highlights include works by modern artists such as Henry Moret, Leonor Fini, Edvard Munch, Pablo Picasso, Milton Avery, Pablo Picasso, Irving Penn, George Benjamin Luks, and Man Ray.

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