You don’t have to consign to a New York auction house to obtain world record prices. In keeping with their now established tradition of offering fantastic 20th Century design & fine art items, Los Angeles Modern Auctions (LAMA) once again broke several world auction records in realized sales. Andy Warhol’s “Marilyn” (#28) sold for a […]
When: SUNDAY, June 3, 2007 @ 12:00 p.m. The sale will feature over 350 lots of vetted high quality mid-century modern fine art and design. Featuring incredible Spanish school works – such as Pablo Picasso,Joan Miro, Salvador Dali, Agustin Ubeda, Manuel Hernandez Mompo, and Miguel Berrocal. Featured ite: Pablo Picasso “Azteque aux Quatre Visages (Aztec vase […]
SUNDAY, December 3, 2006 @ 12:00 p.m. The sale will feature over 30 items designed by Schindler from 1927 to 1947 – and considered the largest and most comprehensive survey of his works to ever appear on the market. LAMA is pleased to announce a special standalone catalogue featuring these Schindler works. In addition the […]
When: SUNDAY, June 18, 2006 @ 12:00 p.m. The sale will feature over 350 lots of vetted high quality mid-century modern fine art and design including a Charles & RayEames “building”. Examples include: Charles & RayEames “THINK” Kiosk, designed for the IBM Pavilion in the 1964 World’s Fair (please read the essay as published in the […]
When: SUNDAY, December 4, 2005 @ 12:00 p.m. The sale will feature over 450 lots of vetted high quality mid-century modern fine art and design. The sale includes Furniture, Fine Art, Ceramics, Lighting, Jewelry, and other Mid-Century Modern classics.
Featuring property from the John M. Hudspeth Residence, Prineville, Oregon designed by Paul László in 1952 When: May 22, 2005 @ 12:00 p.m. The sale will feature the entire contents from the John M. Hudspeth Residence, design by Paul László in 1952. This special commission by László was one of his most important commissions done at […]
LAMA Achieves A World Record Price for a Work By George Nakashima June 13, 2004 proved a phenomenal day for Los Angeles Modern Auctions (LAMA), as a rare dining table designed by George Nakashima achieved a world record price.
December 7, 2003 Background information: Mr. Prestini was an innovator of design, a sculptor, craftsman, professor, and literary collector from his association with the new Bauhaus in Chicago in the early 1930’s to his final years while teaching at Berkeley, California in the 1980’s. This exhaustive career of over 50 years dedicated to 20th Century […]