The lots at these auctions include artworks by some of our best-known and most exciting contemporary artists such as Karin Mamma Andersson, Cecilia Edefalk, Lena Cronqvist, Linn Fernström, Ola Billgren, Ernst Billgren, Jockum Nordström, Rolf Hanson, Ulrik Samuelson, John-E Franzén, Maria Miesenberger, Nathalie Djurberg, Tova Mozard and Ylva Ogland. In recent years, our Contemporary auctions have also featured works by a host of internationally famous contemporary artists including Andy Warhol, Robert Rauschenberg, Roy Lichtenstein, Richard Pettibone, Damien Hirst, Donald Baechler, Howard Kanovitz and Edvard Ruscha. With regard to furniture, our Contemporary events sell classic items by Swedish designers such as Jonas Bohlin and Mats Theselius, as well as by international stars including Verner Panton, Marc Newson, Jasper Morisson and Ron Arad.
A section of our Contemporary events that has grown steadily in recent years, attracting increasing interest and demand both in Sweden and internationally, is photography. In this area, we sell pictures by international photography masters including Irving Penn, Richard Avedon, Helmut Newton, Robert Mapplethorpe, Cindy Sherman, Nan Goldin and Sally Mann and by Swedish masters such as Christer Strömholm, Georg Oddner, Mikael Jansson and Robert Nettarp.
If you are interested in a broad and sharp overview of Swedish and international contemporary art, we can highly recommend a visit to our Contemporary viewing!
Here is just a small selection of the notable sales from the past two seasons at our Contemporary auctions.
Yves Klein IKB 64 10.900.000 SEK
Cecilia Edefalk En annan rörelse 4.500.000 SEK
Karin Mamma Andersson Söndag/Sunday 1.800.000 SEK
Fernandez Arman Accumulation 1.200 000 SEK
Ernst Billgren Fynd 980.000 SEK
Mikael Jansson Julia Roberts 220.000 SEK
Jonas Bohlin, "Concrete" chair 200.000 SEK
Mats Theselius, "Longhorn", arm chair 200.000 SEK