Americana Sale at Sotheby’s Features the Collection of Frank and June Barsalona


NEW YORK, NY.- On 30 September, Sotheby’s will hold an auction of Important Americana including furniture, folk art and silver. The sale features the Collection of Frank and June Barsalona, a superb group of American folk art including paintings, weathervanes, furniture and other decorative objects. The sale will be on exhibition at Sotheby’s New York galleries from 25 – 29 September, and is estimated at $3,805,000 – 7,568,100. The Collection of Frank and June Barsalona marks a homecoming for many works of folk art purchased at major Americana auctions held at Sotheby’s in the 1970s and 80s. The Collection was formed under the passionate and discerning eye of Frank Barsalona, a talent agent and founder of the first booking agency to focus exclusively on rock groups, who organized the first American concerts for many British Invasion