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Roy Lichtenstein-Mosaicist, 1950’s and 1990’s

Sold September 2020 for $36,900 The mosaic tile by Roy Lichtenstein (American, 1923-1997) was executed by the artist in 1950 and was the sale’s top lot. Unsigned and framed in walnut, the 14½-by-16¼-inch tile (above) was not attached to a table base. It is listed in Lichtenstein’s catalog raisonne and came out of a private […]

Neue Auctions Appraisal Fair Success 6.23.19

  The Neue Auctions appraisal fair at the Cleveland Heights Library on Lee Rd. was a wonderful community event that we look forward to having on a regular basis. There was a line of eager antiques enthusiasts waiting for the doors to open. The weather was beautiful on Sunday and we were worried the crowd […]

Auction or private treaty; what’s best for you?

Understanding your consignment options is paramount. Believe it or not, an auction of your prized possession may not be the best way to realize maximum potential. Whether a fine painting or fine jewelry, if it’s not the right fit for the item, it’s not the right fit for you. That’s where we come in; the […]


One of our bidders shared this image of a recently acquired painting by Cleveland artist Jose Luis Quinones from our May auction and it’s looks so wonderful in it’s new home, we had to share it with our readers! As you can see, this fun painting fits perfectly in a creative director’s office, topping a mid-century modern […]

NEUE PRESENTS: famous collectors and how to live like one

Bridget McWilliams invited us into a another world of famous collectors’ homes on April 17th. The audience was diverse and engaged as Bridget spoke about the collecting styles of Gertrude Stein, Bunny Mellon and Yves Saint Laurent. Beautiful images of items were shown throughout her 20 minute talk and questions afterwards included inquiries as to […]

FOLLOW YOUR BLISS by Zahir Sutarwala

After the basic human needs of food, clothing, and shelter are met we seek to adorn in our homes and most intimately our bodies. The impulse for decoration and adornment has existed since time immemorial. Surely part of the display is to enhance the status of the person, but there is a deeper more significant […]