Art from the 1940s–1950s

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Reflecting modern times, the 1940s and 1950s saw an explosion of art movements including Abstract Expressionism, Outsider Art, and Pop Art. artnet Auctions offers superb lots from this dynamic period for sale to collectors and art lovers.

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  • Roberto Matta: New School (Full portfolio of 10 prints), 1943

    Etching / Engraving, and aquatint on Arches paper, with hand-colored etching frontispiece

    Opening Bid
    US$5,400
    End Time
    16 hours, 57 minutes
    Friday, July 25, 2014, 1:00 p.m. (EST)
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  • Slim Aarons: Capote At Home, 1958

    Chromogenic Print (C-print)

    Opening Bid
    US$5,000
    End Time
    6 days, 16 hours, 57 minutes
    Thursday, July 31, 2014, 1:00 p.m. (EST)
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  • Jean Paul Riopelle: Untitled, 1959

    Oil, on paper mounted on linen

    Opening Bid
    US$45,000
    End Time
    6 days, 16 hours, 57 minutes
    Thursday, July 31, 2014, 1:00 p.m. (EST)
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