Pablo Picasso

Just In: Over 40 works from the Estate of Ruth and Dalzell Hatfield

July 15, 2013

LAMA has the honor to represent over 40 works that come directly from the Estate of Ruth and Dalzell Hatfield in the upcoming October 13, 2013 Modern Art & Design Auction. Highlights from the collection include paintings by Millard Sheets, a large ceramic bowl by Glen Lukens, and a selection of prints by Pablo Picasso from the Vollard Suite.

The consignment deadline has been extended to August 2, 2013. LAMA is currently accepting consignments to be included in the October 13, 2013 Modern Art & Design Auction featuring works from the Estate of Ruth and Dalzell Hatfield.

Happy Birthday Picasso!

October 25, 2011

Today is Pablo Picasso’s birthday! He was born on October 25, 1881. What better way to celebrate than to unveil three beautiful Picasso ceramics that will be offered in the upcoming December 11, 2011 Important Modern Art & Design Auction. Pablo Picasso Trois sardines Glazed ceramic Madoura 1948 #37 of 200 12.5″ x 15.25″ Numbered […]

Ángel Bottelo: The Caribbean Gauguin

May 25, 2011

Ángel Botello (1913-1986), accomplished painter, sculptor, and graphic artist, achieved international recognition through his wide-ranging talents, styles, and subject matter. After studying and painting at art school in Paris and Madrid, Botello joined the Spanish Civil War as a cartographer. Upon Francisco Franco’s victory in 1939, Botello and his family fled to the Dominican Republic […]

The James Byrnes Collection

February 26, 2011

We have the great honor to offer 50 lots from the James Byrnes collection in the March 6, 2011 Modern Art & Design Auction. From 1946 – 1953 James Byrnes was the first curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at Los Angeles County Museum of History, Science, and Art, which is now known as LACMA. […]

March 6, 2011 Auction Lots ONLINE NOW

February 18, 2011

Count down till the March 6, 2011 Modern Art & Design Auction: 16 days From Sottsass and Calder to Matta and Bertoia, the March 6th auction is full of fresh property from important estates. Go to the LAMA website to view all the lots with complete listings. To bid, please fill out the LAMA Bid […]

March 2011 Auction Catalogue Design & Layout

January 12, 2011

Photography is over. Now it’s time to put all the photographs together. This week we are steadily designing and laying out the March 6, 2011 Modern Art & Design auction catalogue. Here are some highlight shots:

Peter’s Auction Picks of the Day: October 11th

October 11, 2010

Picasso and Los Angeles? My pick for today is a selection of Picasso graphics, which all have a unique connection to Los Angeles. Lot 340:  “Model Kneeling by a Window Viewing a Sculpture of Nude Figures and a Rearing Horse”, Lot 341: “Two Catalan Men”, and Lot 339 “Fleurs (for UCLA)”. I have known about […]

Photography Wrap-Up

October 12, 2009

After two weeks of intense shooting, we finally wrapped. It looks like we are going to feature over 400 lots! Here are a few shots I thought you might enjoy. But don’t worry there’s more where this came from.