Important Paintings & Contemporary Art

Milan Mrkusich

Painting Dark (1972)

from the collection of Murray Shaw (1954 – 2023)

Wednesday 27 March 2024

Important Paintings & Contemporary Art

6:30PM 3 Abbey Street, Newton, Auckland

Art+Object is happy to report a sale total of $2 228 150 from Wednesday evening’s auction of ‘Important Paintings and Contemporary Art’, achieved under the hammer. The auction resulted in new record prices for the work of Lisa Reihana ($94 433), Gregor Kregar ($69 454) and Grace Wright ($29 244). Further excellent prices were achieved for the work of Paul Dibble, Andy Warhol, Milan Mrksuich, Ralph Hotere, Bill Hammond, Tony Fomison, Peter Robinson, Jan Nigro, Guy Ngan and others.

Expressions of interest in any unsold works are now invited.

Head over to our Stories to explore essays by Peter James Smith, Laurence Simmons, Ben Plumbly, Julian McKinnon, Linda Tyler, Peter Simpson, Martin Edmond and Oliver Stead on artworks featured in the collection.

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