20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale

Phillips
London

Date of the auction: 04.10.2018

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Gerhard Richter

101 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Gerhard Richter Follow Ohne Titel (24.4.89) signed and dated 'Richter 24.4.89' centre right oil on photograph 10.2 x 15.2 cm (4 x 5 7/8 in.) Executed in 1989.
Provenance Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich Acquired from the above by the late

Lot #: 101

Estimate: £25,000 - £35,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Gerhard Richter

102 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Gerhard Richter Follow Ohne Titel (4.1.89) signed and dated 'Richter 4.1.89' upper right oil on photograph 12.7 x 17.8 cm (5 x 7 in.) Executed in 1989.
Provenance Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich Acquired from the above by the late owner

Lot #: 102

Estimate: £25,000 - £35,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Georg Baselitz

103 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Georg Baselitz Follow Geteilter Held (Divided Hero) signed and dated 'G Baselitz 66' lower right; further signed, inscribed and dated 'Baselitz, Tüte" 1966' on a label affixed to the reverse ink, graphite and wash on paper 31.8 x

Lot #: 103

Estimate: £120,000 - £180,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Georg Baselitz

104 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Georg Baselitz Follow Ohne Titel (Kreuz) (Untitled (Cross)) signed with the artist's initials and dated 'GB 60' lower left; further signed, titled and dated 'G. Baselitz Kreuz 1960' on the reverse ink, wax crayon and watercolour on

Lot #: 104

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Georg Baselitz

105 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Georg Baselitz Follow Morgenstunde (Morning Hour) signed with the artist's initials and dated 'G.B. 62' lower right; further titled and dated 'Morgenstunde 62' on the reverse ink and ink wash on paper 31.8 x 24.4 cm (12 1/2 x 9 5/8

Lot #: 105

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Gerhard Richter

106 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Gerhard Richter Follow Ohne Titel signed and dated 'Richter, 1972' lower right; further signed, titled and dated 'Richter, 1972 Richter, 1972 "Ohne Titel"' on the reverse oil on card laid on canvas 61.5 x 86 cm (24 1/4 x 33 7/8

Lot #: 106

Estimate: £180,000 - £250,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Jean Dubuffet

107 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Jean Dubuffet Follow Sans titre (Paysage) (Untitled (Landscape)) signed and dated 'J. Dubuffet 54' upper right watercolour and gouache on paper 32.4 x 39.7 cm (12 3/4 x 15 5/8 in.) Executed in 1954, this work will be published in

Lot #: 107

Estimate: £30,000 - £40,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Lucio Fontana

108 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Lucio Fontana Follow Concetto spaziale signed 'l. Fontana' lower left; further signed and dated 'l. Fontana 1954' on the reverse oil and ink on card laid on canvas 18.1 x 19.4 cm (7 1/8 x 7 5/8 in.) Executed in 1954.
Provenance

Lot #: 108

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Lucio Fontana

109 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Lucio Fontana Follow Studi per parete spaziale signed and dated 'fontana 49' lower right; further titled 'parete spaziale' lower left ink, acrylic and graphite on paper 21.9 x 27.9 cm (8 5/8 x 11 in.) Executed in 1949.
Provenance

Lot #: 109

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Lucio Fontana

110 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Lucio Fontana Follow Concetto spaziale signed and dated 'Fontana 49' lower right ink on perforated paper 28.1 x 22.1 cm (11 1/8 x 8 3/4 in.) Executed in 1949.
Provenance Briest Auctions, Paris, 21 March 2001, lot 319 Acquired at

Lot #: 110

Estimate: £15,000 - £20,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Giuseppe Penone

111 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Giuseppe Penone Follow Mute (La pelle del tempo) (Mute (The Skin of Time)) signed and dated 'Giuseppe Penone 92' lower right ink on paper 47.9 x 33 cm (18 7/8 x 13 in.) Executed in 1992.
Provenance Collection Michel and Liliane

Lot #: 111

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Rosemarie Trockel

112 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Rosemarie Trockel Follow Untitled signed with the artist's initials and dated 'R.T. 83' on the reverse watercolour on paper 23.5 x 17.5 cm (9 1/4 x 6 7/8 in.) Executed in 1983.
Provenance Maureen Paley Interim Art, London Acquired

Lot #: 112

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Antoni Tàpies

113 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Antoni Tàpies Follow Paper de diari amb nou ratlles (Newsprint with nine strokes) signed 'tapies' lower right mixed media on newsprint 48.9 x 66 cm (19 1/4 x 26 in.) Executed in 1969.
Provenance Galerie Maeght, Paris Martha Jackson

Lot #: 113

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Gerhard Richter

114 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Gerhard Richter Follow Composition oil on canvas mounted on board canvas 13 x 14 cm (5 1/8 x 5 1/2 in.) overall 24.5 x 26.5 cm (9 5/8 x 10 3/8 in.) Painted in 1968.
Provenance Galerie Eric Franck, Geneva Acquired from the above by

Lot #: 114

Estimate: £15,000 - £20,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Gerhard Richter

115 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Gerhard Richter Follow Ohne Titel signed and dated 'Richter 1977' lower right of board oil on board mounted on board cardboard 14 x 88.3 cm (5 1/2 x 34 3/4 in.) overall 27.1 x 100.6 cm (10 5/8 x 39 5/8 in.) Painted in 1977

Lot #: 115

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Anselm Kiefer

116 Anselm Kiefer Follow Das Alwis Lied titled 'Das Alwis Lied' lower left; further numbered '3' on the reverse emulsion on photograph 18 x 24 cm (7 1/8 x 9 1/2 in.) Executed in 1980.
Provenance Marian Goodman Gallery, New York Joshua L. Mack, New York (acquired from the above in March 1984) Private

Lot #: 116

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Georg Baselitz

117 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Georg Baselitz Follow Ohne Titel signed with the artist’s initials ‘GB.’ lower right felt tip pen and ink on paper 74.3 x 55.9 cm (29 1/4 x 22 in.) Executed circa 1973.
Provenance Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich Acquired from the above

Lot #: 117

Estimate: £25,000 - £35,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Wols

118 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Wols Follow Ohne Titel signed 'WOLS' lower right ink on paper 31.4 x 22.2 cm (12 3/8 x 8 3/4 in.) Executed circa 1942-1943, this work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by Dr. Ewald Rathke.
Provenance Private

Lot #: 118

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Georg Baselitz

119 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Georg Baselitz Follow Stilleben (Still Life) signed and dated 'G. Baselitz 9. Juni '76' lower right ink on paper 52.7 x 41.9 cm (20 3/4 x 16 1/2 in.) Executed in June 1976.
Provenance Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich Private Collection

Lot #: 119

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Sigmar Polke

120 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Sigmar Polke Follow Ohne Titel signed 'Sigmar Polke' on the reverse acrylic, spray paint, metallic paint, glitter and wooden keys on canvas 50 x 40 x 2.5 cm (19 5/8 x 15 3/4 x 0 7/8 in.) Executed circa 1972.
Provenance Galerie Fred

Lot #: 120

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Sigmar Polke

121 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Sigmar Polke Follow Ohne Titel (Fräulein mit Kartoffelkopf) (Reihe Duo) (Untitled (Young Lady with Potato Head) (Duo series)) signed and dated 'Polke 66' lower right watercolour on paper 61.3 x 85.7 cm (24 1/8 x 33 3/4 in

Lot #: 121

Estimate: £50,000 - £70,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Sigmar Polke

122 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Sigmar Polke Follow Ohne Titel signed 'Polke' on the reverse watercolour on paper 100 x 70.2 cm (39 3/8 x 27 5/8 in.) Executed circa 1965.
Provenance Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich Acquired from the above by the late owner in May 1988

Lot #: 122

Estimate: £50,000 - £70,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Sigmar Polke

123 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Sigmar Polke Follow Ohne Titel (Elefant und Palme) (Untitled (Elephant and Palm)) signed and dated 'Polke 64' lower right gouache and felt tip pen on paper 74.6 x 48.6 cm (29 3/8 x 19 1/8 in.) Executed in 1964.
Provenance Galerie

Lot #: 123

Estimate: £30,000 - £40,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Sigmar Polke

124 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Sigmar Polke Follow Ohne Titel (Umarmung) (Untitled (Embrace)) signed and dated 'Polke 63' lower right ballpoint pen on paper 29.6 x 21 cm (11 5/8 x 8 1/4 in.) Executed in 1963.
Provenance Private Collection Sotheby's, London, 27

Lot #: 124

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Sigmar Polke

125 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Sigmar Polke Follow Die Luftlandedivision - 1 FC. Köln (The Airbourne Division - 1 FC. Cologne) titled 'DIE LUFTLANDEDIVISION 1 FC. Köln' lower edge; further signed 'S. Polke' on the reverse ballpoint pen and gouache on paper 29.7

Lot #: 125

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Sigmar Polke

126 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Sigmar Polke Follow Freund mit Bart (Friend with Beard) signed 'S. Polke' lower right watercolour on paper 29.5 x 21 cm (11 5/8 x 8 1/4 in.) Executed circa 1965.
Provenance Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich Acquired from the above by the

Lot #: 126

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Sigmar Polke

127 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Sigmar Polke Follow Ohne Titel (Fliegende Fische) (Untitled (Flying Fish)) signed and dated 'Polke 64' lower right gouache and felt tip pen on paper 49.8 x 37.1 cm (19 5/8 x 14 5/8 in.) Executed in 1964.
Provenance Galerie Fred

Lot #: 127

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Joseph Beuys

128 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Joseph Beuys Follow Elch mit Frauen (Moose with Women) signed and dated 'Joseph Beuys 1954' on the reverse graphite and hare's blood on paper 21 x 29.8 cm (8 1/4 x 11 3/4 in.) Executed in 1954.
Provenance Anthony d'Offay Gallery

Lot #: 128

Estimate: £25,000 - £35,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Joseph Beuys

129 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Joseph Beuys Follow Eiszeittiere (Ice Age animals) signed, titled and dated 'Joseph Beuys Eiszeittiere 51' on the reverse with an accompanying sketch graphite on card 14 x 16.5 cm (5 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.) Executed in 1951.
Provenance

Lot #: 129

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018

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Gerhard Richter

130 A Tale of Two Cities: Property from the Estate of Howard Karshan Gerhard Richter Follow 21.9.85 (2) signed, titled and dated '(2) 21.9.85 Richter' lower left graphite on paper 21 x 29.5 cm (8 1/4 x 11 5/8 in.) Executed in 1985.
Provenance Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich Acquired from the above by the

Lot #: 130

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 4 Oct 2018