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Gordon Onslow Ford: Cosmic Landscapes

February 5, 2016

lot 77, gordon onslow ford,  dancing still

Gordon Onslow Ford was an artistic innovator, developing such techniques as “coulage,” believed to have influenced such artists as Robert Motherwell, Arshile Gorky, and Jackson Pollock. His desire “to bring wonder into the world” is achieved in luminous and frenetic cosmic landscapes as well as black-and-white investigations into pure and direct expression. This month, LAMA is delighted to present seven works by Onslow Ford spanning the 1940s through the 1990s, which will go to auction on February 21, 2016.

LA Modern Auctions Preview Day 4: Peter’s Picks

December 4, 2009

Today’s picks: Lot 286, Arne Jacobsen, Dining table and 4 “Ant” chairs, $5,000 – 6,000 What once was commonly available on the resale market, the “Ant” chair and dinging table, are now increasingly becoming harder to come by.  Arne Jacobsen’s 3 legged “Ant” chair, for example could be easily found in any resale shop handling […]