Art for Our Sake

Artwork by two notable 20th-century Regionalist artists will be auctioned to benefit Bread and Roses Missouri. 

“Looking at Sunshine”








Lithograph, c. 1938

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

“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


Live Gallery Auction

Saturday, July 16, 2022 | 10 am

Selkirk Auctioneers and Appraisers

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

Visit for details


 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