Four fresh to the market artworks by pop artist Roy Lichtenstein will hit the auction block, all from the estate of former actress and contemporary art collector Molly McGreevey. McGreevey purchased most of her collection in the 1960's and 1970's from prominent artists and dealers in Manhattan and Kansas City, where she resided most of her life. Modern Painting in Porcelain, 1967, signed on the reverse and numbered 3 of 6 is expected to fetch between $100 000-$150 000.

Another Lichtenstein work to feature is an offset lithograph in red, yellow and black titled Crying Girl, 1963, which is signed in pencil and dated 1963, estimated at $15 000-$25 000.

A rare illuminated sculpture by the German-born American artist Josef Albers, made from glass and brushed aluminum, measuring 14 ½ inches tall and artist monogrammed in glass, from the estate of Professor Duayne Hatchett of Buffalo, N.Y., is estimated at $30 000-$50 000.

"We're extremely thankful for our history of bringing quality merchandise to auction for these past 30 years, and we look forward to doing the same for the next 30 years as well," said Matt Cottone of Cottone Auctions. "The items in our March 19th sale continue in that tradition – merchandise that has been pulled from prominent various estates and collections. Much of it is fresh to the market."

Three fresh to the market gouache and ink on paper works by Alexander Calder will come up for auction. Segmented Spiral, 1974, carries the highest pre-sale estimate of the group, at $60 000-$80 000. The signed work measures an impressive 29 ½ inches by 43 ¼ inches. Two other paintings – one titled Ra and the other one Looping – should fetch $20 000-$40 000 each.

The sale will take place on March 19. Check out the full catalog here.

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