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The Great American Nude #13.

Artist Spotlight: Tom Wesselmann

Tom Wesselmann utilized the objects in his compositions not to make a statement on consumerism, but because of his interest in the aesthetics of the everyday.

  • Artist Spotlight
  • Modern + Contemporary
A diamond and platinum ring, Tiffany & Co.

Jeweler Spotlight: Tiffany & Co.

For almost two centuries, Tiffany & Co. has been at the forefront of innovation and exquisite craftsmanship in designer jewelry.

  • Fine Jewelry
  • Jeweler Spotlight
Chinese mother-of-Pearl inlaid black lacquer box and cover.

February Highlights

Our February 10th and 11th Auctions will offer stunning jade from China, rare furniture and collectibles, and Edwardian and Art Deco jewelry from private estates.

  • Auction
Chiura Obata, Storm on Lyell Mountain.

Artist Spotlight: Chiura Obata

Chiura Obata was trained in both Japanese and Western painting techniques — a unique education that would influence his style over the years.

  • Artist Spotlight
  • Modern + Contemporary
GERMS, Untitled (Free/Dumb)

Artist Spotlight: Jaime “Germs” Zacarias

The marriage of nostalgia and innovation in the work of GERMS creates a visual language that transcends barriers, both cultural and temporal.

  • Artist Spotlight
  • Modern + Contemporary
Untitled (GTW-CA-SF-3-86)

January Highlights

The Estate of Joanna Barnes and Jack Warner (Santa Barbara, California), will highlight Clars’ January auctions.

  • Auction