Fine art auctions - Jasper Johns
Lot 59: Jasper Johns (New York, b. 1930), “Flag (Moratorium),” 1969, offset lithograph, signed and numbered 159/300, wove paper size: 20 x 28.5 in. Estimate $12,000 – $18,000

Vogt Galleries of Texas presents “Winter Luxury Estates” auction on December 8, 2018, featuring a collection of contemporary art, estate jewelry, and fine silver.

The auction will include American prints and original fine art including works by Jasper Johns, Robert Rauschenberg, Alexander Calder, Al Souza, Victor Vasarely, New Mexico artist Miguel Martinez, New Orleans artist John Clemmer, a regionalist painting by Georges Schreiber, and works by Texas modernist Ralph White.

Fine art auctions - Miguel Martinez
Lot 136: Miguel Martinez (New Mexico, b. 1951), “Pilgrimage to Chimayo,” 1994, pastel on paper, 30 x 40 in. Estimate $1,500 – $3,000

Lot 59, Jasper Johns’s 1969 masterwork “Flag (Moratorium)” lithograph (shown at top) is presented with a pre-auction estimate of $12,000–18,000. This piece, published by the Committee Against the War in Vietnam, still resonates with collectors today and has recently achieved record auction prices in New York.

Fine art auctions - Robert Rauschenberg
Lot 58: Robert Rauschenberg (New York/Florida, 1925–2008), “Quarry,” 1968, 277/300, print on paper, 34.5 x 26 in. Estimate $1,200 – $1,800

Lot 58 is Robert Rauschenberg’s 1968 lithograph “Quarry,” another collectible piece from the American Postmodern period.

Fine mid-century and modern design pieces by Don Shoemaker, Georg Jensen, Gio Ponti, and others are featured. Estate jewelry highlights include a 4.15 ct. fancy yellow diamond and platinum ring, watches by Cartier, Rolex, Audemars Piguet, many other pieces of diamond, platinum, and gold fine jewelry; many modernist pieces: flatware; a large collection of Lalique and Daum sculptures; French crystal service ware by Baccarat and Saint-Louis; a selection of Mexican and American sterling silver.

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Lot 154: Ralph White (Texas, 1924–2004), “Transformation,” 1971, acrylic on canvas, sight: 48 x 48 in. Estimate $1,000 – $1,500
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Lot 56: Alexander Calder (New York, 1898–1976), “Beastie,” lithograph, 19.75 x 25.5 in., frame: 20.25 x 26.25 in. Estimate $300 – $600
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Lot 31: 4.15 ct. Fancy yellow diamond platinum ring GIA, 160 round brilliant cut diamonds approx. 0.90 ctw. Estimate $45,000 – $55,000
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Lot 21: Georg Jensen (Denmark, mid-20th century), ”Cactus” Kaktus 39-piece sterling silver flatware set, marked: Georg Jensen Sterling Denmark, total weight: 48 ozt., 1,488 grams. Estimate $3,000 – $4,000

This auction features live online bidding, along with live in-house, written absentee, and live telephone bidding. The auction will begin at 12 noon Central time at Vogt Auction Galleries (San Antonio, Texas).


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