Swann beats estimates in October African-American Art sale; Records set for Elizabeth Catlett, Kenneth Victor Young, Allan Rohan Crite, Sargent Johnson, and William H. Johnson
|Oct 10||Subscriber's post|
Swann African-American Art = $3.68m
The rising market for African-American artists which has become so prominent in recent years at the major auction houses and provided so much of the excitement in London’s sales during Frieze week did start there. It was incubated and grown at Swann Galleries for a decade under the leadership of Nigel Freeman.