PRINT October 1965



The first major sale composed entirely of contemporary American works of art will be held at the Parke-Bernet Galleries in New York at 9:30 on the evening of Wednesday, October 13, 1965. The sale will offer twenty contemporary American paintings from the collections of Mr. and Mrs. Robert C. Scull and other owners. Among the works at auction will be paintings by Willem de Kooning, Franz Kline, Mark Rothko, Arshile Gorky, Clyfford Still, Adolph Gottlieb, Barnett Newman, Philip Guston, Robert Rauschenberg, and Larry Rivers.

The sale will be followed immediately by a sale of 19th and 20th century sculpture, the first major sale composed entirely of sculpture ever to take place in the United States. Included among the works to be auctioned are sculptures by Giacometti, Daumier, Henry Moore, Jean Arp and others. On Thursday, October 14, fifty Impressionist works will be sold. They include

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