Art for Our Sake

Artwork by two notable 20th-century Regionalist artists will be auctioned by Selkirk Auctioneers on July 16, 2022 to benefit Bread and Roses Missouri.

Join friends at our complimentary  Auction Preview Reception on July 15 from 5-8 pm.

Auction details below.

Reception details here and on Facebook!

“Looking at Sunshine”

Lithograph, c. 1938

DeMartelly, John (1903-1980) Friend of Thomas Hart Benton and fellow Kansas City Art Institute faculty

See Looking at Sunshine in the auction catalogue




“Joy on Kaw Valley Loam”

Wood engraving, 1946

Deines, E. Hubert (1894-1967) Kansas City Art Institute artist best known for his exceptional wood engravings

See Joy on Kaw Valley Loam in the auction catalogue





Live Gallery Auction

Saturday, July 16, 2022 | 10 am

Selkirk Auctioneers and Appraisers

Register to bid in-person, online, by phone or pre-bid

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You’re invited! Preview Reception

Friday July 15, 2022 | 5 – 8pm

555 Washington Avenue | St. Louis, MO | 63101

RSVP to Emily Kohring, | 314.380.0174

100% of the proceeds will benefit Bread and Roses. 

Deepest gratitude to Barry Kessler who donated these works of art