This Indianapolis-based auction is the only one dedicated to African-American fine art. Works are offered in painting, sculpture, assemblage, photography, and printmaking. Highlights include works by Romare Bearden, Hughie Lee-Smith, and Norman Lewis. Other contemporaries include Elizabeth Catlett and Gordon Parks.
The Indianapolis-based auction house focuses on the sale of black art, and will launch its first sale on Saturday. The catalogue will include works by important African American artists, as well as work by well-known artists. The sale is expected to feature art from the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries, as well as works by lesser-known artists.