Lambertville, NJ - RAGO SELLS WORK BY CHARLES ROHLFS FOR $255,750 AND PAUL EVANS FOR $183,750
IN A $5.1 MILLION DOLLAR 20TH C. AUCTION WEEKEND, OCTOBER 18 AND 19.
Lambertville, NJ: Rago Arts and Auction Centers 20th C. Decorative Arts and Design Auction: $5,105,250 October 18 and 19, 2014.
Weekend Total Hammer: $4,093,000
Hammer + B.P.: $5,105,250
Low Estimate: $3,996,200
High Estimate: $5,609,450
Bidders in-house: 85
Bidders on phone: 295
Absentee Bidders: 102
Bidders online: 704 (Early 20th C. and Modern Ceramics and Glass); 808 (Modern)
Number of lots: 1077
Percent sold: 79%
Arts and Crafts was surprisingly strong, 90% sold and hammering well into the estimate range, said David Rago. In addition to solid performances by standards such as Newcomb College and Marblehead potteries (thanks to an important consignment from the Los Angeles County Museum of Art), we saw impressive prices for European work by...
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