Modern & Post-War Art, Design & Studio Ceramics


Modern Made our flagship London auction, offers the very best in Modern & Post-War Art, Design and Studio Ceramics. Curated and exhibited together the auction celebrates the best in Post-War Art and Modern Design across multiple disciplines covering paintings, works on paper, prints, photographs, studio ceramics and design, reflecting the multi-disciplinary nature and dynamism of the art world in the Post-War Years.

Our Modern Made art and design auction offers you the opportunity to sell and acquire works by some of most celebrated and pioneering modern and contemporary artists and makers. The forthcoming October 2022 exhibition and auction includes works by Andy Warhol, Pablo Picasso, David Hockney, Jack Goldstein, Akiko Hirai, Magdalene Odundo, Lucie Rie, Banksy, Keith Coventry, Finn Juhl, Georg Jensen, Alvar Aalto and George Nakashima, with an important collection of Gerald Summers furniture. 



Tuesday 25 October, 5pm to 8pm
Wednesday 26 October, 10am to 5pm
Thursday 27 October, 10am to 5pm
Friday 28th October, from 9am to noon


PHILIP SMITH | 0207 930 9115


Modern Made is part of our Autumn DESIGN series ⇒



Forthcoming Auction


MODERN MADE: Modern & Post-War Art, Design & Studio Ceramics

MODERN MADE: Modern & Post-War Art, Design & Studio Ceramics

Fri, 28th Oct 2022 10:00
Live Online | Mall Galleries, London


Forthcoming October 2022 Highlights

Akiko Hirai

Akiko Hirai (Japanese 1970-) 
Large Moon Jar, 2017

£5,000 - £7,000 + fees


Andy Warhol (American 1928-1987) | Liz, 1964 (F. & S. II. 7) | £25,000 - £35,000 + fees | To be offered in MODERN MADE, 28 October 2022

Andy Warhol (American 1928-1987)

Liz, 1964 (F. & S. II. 7

£25,000 - £35,000 + fees 


George Nakashima

George Nakashima (American 1905-1990)

'Slab I' Table

£10,000 - £15,000 + fees




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Illustrated left: Geoffrey Clarke R.A. (British 1924-2014)
Bird I, 1954 | £7,000 - £9,000 + fees
To be offered October 2022


Philip Smith


“The attractiveness of the sale is that it offers something for every collector, is thought

provoking and inspiring and walking through the curated galleries it would be

difficult for visitors not to spot something they would like to take home with them”


Head of Sale, Modern & Post‑War Art & Design
0207 930 9115



Our Venue

Mall Galleries  

The Mall
London SW1



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