June 28, 2006
Stellarlots at Vered Gallery's 16th auction includes Willem De Kooning's unique cut-out, Woman with High Heels, an India ink drawing on a panel, two significant Marc Chagall works, Simchat Torah, 1955 and Self Portrait as a Young Man, 1978, and Jackson Pollock's 1938 drawing inspired by Picasso's Guernica. Other items on the auction block include works by Matisse, Calder, Renoir, Botero, Picasso, and Milton Avery. One hundred percent of the designated lots are sold to benefit 5,000 kids through Health People's Kids-Helping-Kids, a Long Island AIDS program.
The silent auction started last Wednesday and runs through Monday. A closing reception will be held at the gallery on Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. Call 324-3300 for more information. The Vered Gallery is located at 68 Park Place in East Hampton.