Wesley Willis, (American, 1963-2003), Buckingham Fountain, 1990, 28" x 41"
Art and Modern Design Auction February 25th /
Call for consignments /
Folk, Outsider, and Self-Taught Art, August 12, 2021!!!
HI everyone. Happy New Year! I think I have not gotten around to saying that. My job at Toomey & Co. Auctioneers
has been keeping me very busy. I wanted to share a few things about our upcoming year. Some super interesting things are happening. We have a Modern Design + Post-War & Contemporary Art auction
coming up on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 10:00 AM CST
. Many lots of interest.
, Outsider Art
, Modernist works
, Stanley Tigerman
, Macena Barton
.... and more. Here's a link to the auction
. If you'd like to bid you have to register, so don't forget that note. And if you'd like to preview auction feel free to email
or call to make an appointment (708.383.5234 ext. 23).
Modern Design + Post-War & Contemporary Art auction
Ed Paschke, (American, 1939-2004)
Speed Freak, 1969, 21 7/8" x 19 7/8"
Wesley Willis, (American, 1963-2003), The Dan Ryan Expressway, Root St, 1990, 28" x 40
For our New and Noteworthy posts, I wrote a piece on Wesley Willis
. He is very hot right now. I had a show with him many years ago on Milwaukee Ave, so I reminisce about that and more.... Link below. I hope some of you will take a look. I know your time is precious.
The Artistic Rendering of Wesley Willis
In other news related to Wesley Willis and my auction world, I wanted to let you know I'll be heading a Folk, Outsider, and Self-Taught Auction
this summer on August 12th
. I am starting to gather Outsider consignments now so if you have or know of anything specific please contact me at [email protected]
And always looking for ART in all periods and genres.
Be well! I hope to see you all soon.