Alice Baber 1928-1982, American
Live Auction
August 30, 2022, 12:00 PM PST

Summer Modern & Contemporary Art

Alice Baber (1928-1982, American)
"Swirl of Sounds - The Ghost in the Banyan Tree," 1976
Acrylic on canvas, 72" H x 95.5" W
Price Realized: 187,500
A New World-Auction Record

As the end of summer grows ever near, John Moran Auctioneers is pleased to announce its annual Summer Modern & Contemporary fine art auction to be held Tuesday 30th at 12:00 PM PST in Monrovia, California. Highlights of the sale include a unique Andy Warhol screenprint portrait of John Wayne, consigned to auction by the estate of the late actor’s daughter. Other fresh-to-market works include The Linemen by Ernie Barnes, a strong example of the action-packed sports painting that Barnes painted for much of his career. This auction features prints, paintings, and works on paper by a diverse group of European and American artists, such as Milton Avery, Pablo Picasso, Salvador Dali, Phillip Pearlstein, Hassel Smith, Fernand Leger, and many more.


145 East Walnut Avenue
Monrovia , CA 91016


August 26th, 27th, and 29th from 12pm-4pm

Morgana Blackwelder
Morgana Blackwelder

Head of Sale

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626 628 9342