Slotin Auction Online Catalog
November 5, 2005
This sale featured 849 lots of Self-taught art Masterpieces.
This section features 141 lots of Southern Folk Pottery including masterpieces by Lanier Meaders, B.B. Craig, Billy Ray Hussey, Michael & Melvin Crocker, The Brown Family, Charles Lisk, Owens, Marie Rogers, Edwin Meaders, Clint Alderman, W.G. Gordy, Mark Hewitt and many others. Beginning at lot 142, you will find rare photographs by Harlem Renaissance photographer, James Van der Zee, and an interesting assortment of older items and anonymous items including many Odd Fellow lots, African-American Furniture and decorative arts, and some wonderful Af. Am. Quilts.
Welcome to the Masterpiece section of the auction! Visit some of the finest examples Master artists such as William Edmonson, Martin Ramirez, Sister Gertrude Morgan, William Hawkins, Clementine Hunter, Eugene Von Bruenchenhein, Leslie Payne, Steve Ashby, Uncle Jack Dey, William Blayney, Frank Jones, Sam Doyle, Howard Finster, Peter Pochero, Minnie Evans, Lawrence Lebduska, J.B. Murry, Jesse Aaron, Howard Patrick Burn, Existence, Harry Lieberman, Gustav Klumpp, John Roeder, Simon Sparrow, Thornton Dial, Arthur Dial, Jack Savitsky, Rev. Johnnie Swearengen, Purvis Young, Jessie Howard, Royal Robertson, Mary T. Smith, Jon Serl, Karolina Danek, Nellie Mae Rowe, Victor Joseph, Gatto, Antonio Esteves, Madison Bachus, Lazlo Klowsmith, Emily Lunde, Mattie Lou O'Kelley, Charlie Willeto, David Butler, Inez Walker, George Williams, Josephus Farmer, William Dawson, Leroy Almon, Ab the Flagman, Felipe Archuleta, Leroy Archuleta, New Discovery - Pearl Bernard, Rex Clawson, Andrea Badami, Bill Roseman, Eliot Kimball, Old Ironsides Pry, Clarence Woolsey, Justin McCarthy, Dwight McIntosh, Jimmy Lee Sudduth, Sybl Gibson,, Woodie Long, Eddie Arning, Edgar Tolson, B.F. Perkins, Malcolm McKesson, Andre Robillard, Philadelphia Wireman, Aldo Piacenza, Eddie Mumma, Sandford Darling, John Bailey, Willie Massey, George White, Chief Wiley, David Philpot, Minnie Adkins. Many of these works were featured in prominent exhibitions, including the prestigious Black Folk Art in American at the Corcoran Gallery.
This section continues with folk art greats such as Mose Tolliver, Sarah Rakes, Adam Brandau, Ron Rodriguez, Alonzo Jimenez, Mr. Imagination, Nicholas Herrera, Henry Ray Clark, Zelle Manning, Edward Nagrodzki, Chad Poovey, Naomi Polk, Mary Shelley, Freddie Brice, Frank Bruno, Jan Lebenstein, Norbert Knox, Alva Gen Dexhimer, Juanita Rogers, James Harold Jennings, Jake McCord, Lorenzo Scott, Laura Craig McNellis, Jonathan Lerman, George Lowe, Fred Webster, Melissa Polhamus, Janet Jackson, Pat Jensen, Richard Burnside, Charles Munro, Bill and Phyllis Duffy, Levent Isik, Mary Proctor Royal Robertson, Willie White, C.M Lassiter, Cornbread, Roy Ferdinand, Charlie Kinney, Ted Gordon, Bernice Sims, Malcah Zeldis, S.L. Jones, Dilmus Hall, Bertha Halozan, Charlie Lucas, Lonnie Holley, Miles Smith, Virgil Norbert, Hope Atkinson, Tim Chess, Spot Daniel, Randy Toy, M. Tesch, Luster Willis, Wesley Willis, Hawkins Bolden, Hector Benevides, Thomas Shunk,, Dubravka Rakoci, Justin McCarthy, St. EOM, David Marshall, Xavier Cugat, Larry Calkins, Stephen Anderson, Marvin Schmitz, Robert Roberg, Mamie Deschillie, Nan Phelps, Rodney Rosebrook, Lewis Smith, Adam Maeroff, Joe Light, Ruby Williams, Larry Zingale, Pucho Odio, Anne Grgich, and many other rare and hard to find works.
This section starts with a wonderful grouping of older pieces, and moves into works by Arliss Watford, Rev. L.T. Thomas, Carolyn Schumach, Gaylen Aiken, Ronald Cooper, Charles Archer, Vincent Jackson, Carl McKenzie, Wilie Stokes, Max Romain, Anthony Yoder, Terry Turrell, Hugo Sperger, Clyde Angel, Son Thomas, Alyne Harris, Dale Brown, Marvin Francis, Rudy Bostic, Robert Smith, Clarence Stringfield, Sylvannus Hudson, Reginald Mitchell, Ralph Griffin, G.C. DePrie, Preston Geter, Brian Dowdall, W.C. Rice, Annie Wellborn, Welmon Sharlhorne, Baltimore Glassman, Butch Anthony, Georgia Blizzard, Willie Banks, Benton Wilkens, Sultan Rogers, Henry Bridgewater, Myrtice West, Anderson Johnson, Marjorie Rose Powell, Carol Salas, Patsy Billups, New Discovery - Earl Stoutenburg, T.K. Thaxton, Katherine Margaritas, M.C. Jones, R.A. Miller, Henry York, Jerry Coker, Mark Malmgren, Burgess Dulaney, Mark Casey Milestone, Ray Hamilton, Artist Chuckie, and the Tubby Brown Estate.