Cy Twombly Cakes print selling at $47,500 in Frostig charity auction



2015-06-26 13:09:57

Cy Twombly Cakes print selling at $47,500 in Frostig charity auction

The Frostig Collection charity sale, curated by Jamie Lee Curtis, offers Cy Twombly's Cakes print

America's Frostig Collection has announced that it is holding a photographic charity auction with Jamie Lee Curtis as curator in order to raise funds for the renowned Frostig Center, a school for children with learning disabilities.

Cy Twombly cakes print The auction record for Twombly was set at Sotheby's in May 2012 when 1970's Untitled (New York) sold for $17.4m

The auction is currently open for bids and contains top names, most notably a Cy Twombly print entitled Cakes, which holds a starting bid of $47,500. Andy Warhol's photograph of Diana Ross will start at $8,000, while an untitled Cindy Sherman diptych has a high bid of $5,000.

The online auction will end on February 16, when the winning bidders will be notified. All proceeds will benefit the social skills program at the school.

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