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Modern and Contemporary Art


The Modern and Contemporary Art department hosts multiple specialist auctions each year focused on contemporary paintings, sculptures, drawings, prints and multiples as well as single-owner collection sales. Our specialist Abigail Molenaar has been here since the inception of the Modern and Contemporary department having joined the company to head these sales and has seen them grow in size and success year upon year.

The department covers all major modern art movements and mediums, with consistently strong sales results for 20th-21st century paintings, contemporary sculpture, limited edition prints, as well as contemporary photography and drawings. Abigail has a keen interest in Abstract art and sculpture, Welsh art and Modern British art and has built up a reputation for art sales for artists such as David Hockney, Pablo Picasso, Terry Frost, Graham Sutherland, Barbara Hepworth, Eduardo Paolozzi, Kyffin Williams and L.S. Lowry to name a few.

Halls is the leading Modern and Contemporary Art department in the region and we have the knowledge and expertise to research, value and promote artworks for auction. Abigail holds in-house valuation appointments every Monday, offers online consultations or home visits to suit you, please do get in touch for free no-obligation advice on your art pieces or to inquire into future auctions.






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Abigail Molenaar

Abigail Molenaar

T: 01743 450 700

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We offer free auction advice and estimates, without obligation, to help you decide whether or not to sell at auction.

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