artnet Auctions Celebrates the Season with Spring Sale that Includes 100 Contemporary Works


NEW YORK, NY.- From April 19-26, artnet Auctions will celebrate Spring with 100 contemporary works by 40 artists including Damien Hirst, Robert Indiana, Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein and Tom Wesselmann with estimates between US $2,000 and US $150,000. Leading the sale is Pop artist Robert Indiana’s rare silkscreen on canvas, Hope, 2008, (estimate: $125,000-$150,000), a unique work created especially for Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign. Additional highlights include Andy Warhol’s Pop version of Botticelli’s “Birth of Venus, 1482,” 1984, (estimate: $80,000-$120,000), and French Urban artist Mr. Brainwash’s modern-day Venus, Kate Moss, painted in pink (estimate: $9,500-$10,500). Also on offer is a wonderful group of flower works including Keith Haring’s portfolio