20th Century & Contemporary Art & Design Evening Sale

Phillips
Hong Kong

Date of the auction: 27.11.2016

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Yayoi Kusama

Property of an Important Asian Collector Yayoi Kusama Pumpkin 《南瓜》 1998 signed, titled and dated 'Yayoi Kusama 1998 PUMPKIN' on the reverse acrylic on canvas 72.7 x 60.7 cm. (28 5/8 x 23 7/8 in.) Painted in 1998, this work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by the Yayoi Kusama

Lot #: 1

Estimate: HK$1,500,000 - HK$2,500,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Yayoi Kusama

Property of an Important Asian Collector Yayoi Kusama Infinity Nets 《無限之網》 1990 signed, titled and dated 'Yayoi Kusama Infinity Nets [in Japanese] 1990' on the reverse acrylic on canvas 72.7 x 91 cm. (28 5/8 x 35 7/8 in.) Painted in 1990, this work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity

Lot #: 2

Estimate: HK$1,200,000 - HK$1,800,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Xu Zhen

Property of an Important Asian Collector Xu Zhen Under Heaven – 2607F10138 《天下 – 2607F10138》 2013 signed and dated 'Xu Zhen [in Chinese] 2013' on the reverse oil on canvas 80 x 100 cm. (31 1/2 x 39 3/8 in.) Painted in 2013.
Provenance Long March Space, Beijing Acquired from the above by the present

Lot #: 3

Estimate: HK$400,000 - HK$600,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Yoshitomo Nara

4 Property of an Important Asian Collector Yoshitomo Nara Daydreamer 《白日夢》 2003 pastel, acrylic and colour pencil on paper 156.5 x 136.5 cm (61 5/8 x 53 3/4 in.) Executed in 2003, this work is accompanied by a certifcate of authenticity issued by Rabbit Hills.
Provenance Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

Lot #: 4

Estimate: HK$5,000,000 - HK$7,000,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Lee Ufan

5 Property of an Important Asian Collector Lee Ufan From Winds 《始於風》 1986 signed and dated 'L. Ufan 86' lower right; further signed, titled and dated 'Lee Ufan From Winds 1986' on the reverse oil on canvas 162 x 130.5 cm. (63 3/4 x 51 3/8 in.) Painted in 1986.
Provenance Private Collection Interalia

Lot #: 5

Estimate: HK$4,800,000 - HK$5,800,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Park Seo-Bo

Property of an Important Asian Collector Park Seo-Bo Écriture No. 960406 《描法960406號》 1996 signed, titled, inscribed and dated 'Park, Seo-Bo [in English and Hanja] Ecriture No.960406 [in English and Hanja] Seoul 1996' on the reverse Hanji paper on canvas 100.4 x 80.4 cm. (39 1/2 x 31 5/8 in

Lot #: 6

Estimate: HK$450,000 - HK$650,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Park Seo-Bo

Property of an Important Asian Collector Park Seo-Bo Musog 《巫俗》 1967 signed and dated 'Seo-Bo Park 1967' lower left; further signed, titled, later dedicated and dated '1967 Musog, To Mr Kim Yong-ku on 10 January 1969 Park Seobo [in Hanja]' on the reverse oil on canvas 71.8 x 60.4 cm. (28 1/4 x 23

Lot #: 7

Estimate: HK$300,000 - HK$400,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Jean Prouvé

Jean Prouvé Rare 'Visiteur' armchair, model no. 350 《訪客》扶手椅型號350 designed 1952 oak, painted steel, painted metal, vinyl, rubber 92 x 70 x 90 cm (36 1/4 x 27 1/2 x 35 3/8 in.) Manufactured by Les Ateliers Jean Prouvé, France, designed 1952, this work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity

Lot #: 8

Estimate: HK$750,000 - HK$950,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Kim Tae-Ho

Property of an Important Asian Collector Kim Tae-Ho Internal Rhythm 2005-21 《內在律 2005-21》 2005 signed, titled and dated 'Kim Tae-Ho Internal Rhythm 2005-21 [in English and Hanja] 2005' on the reverse acrylic on canvas 162.3 x 130.7 cm. (63 7/8 x 51 1/2 in.) Painted in 2005.
Provenance Acquired

Lot #: 9

Estimate: HK$400,000 - HK$600,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Marc Newson

Marc Newson Prototype 'Black Hole' table 《黑洞桌》原型 2000 signed and numbered 'Marc Newson/PROTO 1 / 2' on the underside carbon fibre 72.4 x 247.6 x 101.2 cm. (28 1/2 x 97 1/2 x 39 7/8 in.) Produced by Marc Newson, France. Executed in 2000, this work is the first of 2 prototypes for an edition of 10

Lot #: 10

Estimate: HK$1,000,000 - HK$1,500,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Hiroshi Sugimoto

Property of an Important European Collector Hiroshi Sugimoto Lake Superior, Cascade River 《蘇必利爾湖,瀑布河》 1995 signed 'H Sugimoto' on the artist studio label affixed to the reverse gelatin silver print 118.9 x 149 cm. (46 3/4 x 58 5/8 in.) Executed in 1995, this work is number 3 from an edition of 5

Lot #: 11

Estimate: HK$1,800,000 - HK$2,500,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Yuan Yuan

Yuan Yuan Meteoric Water 《天水》 2011 signed, titled and dated 'Meteoric Water [in English and Chinese] Yuan Yuan [in Chinese] 2011.1 Y.Yuan' on the reverse; further signed 'Y. Yuan' on the bottom edge acrylic on canvas 150 x 95.1 cm. (59 x 37 1/2 in.) Painted in 2011.
Provenance JGM Galerie (now

Lot #: 12

Estimate: HK$160,000 - HK$220,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Wendell Castle

Wendell Castle Unique 'Ghost Rider' rocking chair 《靈魂戰車》搖椅 2010 incised 'Castle 10' inside of leg Bubinga 73.7 x 80 x 194.3 cm. (29 x 31 1/2 x 76 1/2 in.) Executed in 2010.
Provenance Barry Friedman, New York Private Collection, USA Acquired from the above by the present owner Exhibited New York

Lot #: 13

Estimate: HK$1,000,000 - HK$1,500,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Chu Teh-Chun

Property of an Important Asian Collector Chu Teh-Chun Untitled 《無題》 2007 signed and dated 'Chu Teh-Chun [in Pinyin and Chinese] 2007.08' lower right oil on canvas 99.8 x 80.5 cm. (39 1/4 x 31 3/4 in.) Painted in 2007.
Provenance Galerie Patrice Trigano, Paris Acquired from the above by the present

Lot #: 14

Estimate: HK$1,800,000 - HK$2,200,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Zao Wou-Ki

Property of an Important American Collector Zao Wou-Ki Bol et Feuilles sur Fond Rouge (Bowl and Leaves with Red Background) 《花瓣器皿靜物》 1953 signed, titled and dated 'Bol et Feuilles sur fond rouge 53 ZAO WOU-KI' on the reverse oil on canvas 33 x 41 cm. (12 7/8 x 16 1/8 in.) Painted in 1953, this work

Lot #: 15

Estimate: HK$1,000,000 - HK$1,500,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Roy Lichtenstein

16 Property of an Important American Collector Roy Lichtenstein Landscape With Grass 《中式山水系列:山水與草》 1996 signed and dated 'rF Lichtenstein 96' on the reverse oil and Magna on canvas 279.9 x 96.9 cm. (110 1/4 x 38 1/8 in.) Painted in 1996.
Provenance Estate of Roy Lichtenstein Gagosian Gallery, New

Lot #: 16

Estimate: HK$25,000,000 - HK$35,000,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Alessandro Mendini

Alessandro Mendini Early "Poltrona di Proust" armchair 《早期普魯斯特扶手椅》 circa 1978 painted fabric, painted wood 108.6 x 94.6 x 89.6 cm. (42 3/4 x 37 1/4 x 35 1/4 in.) Hand-painted by Prospero Rasulo and Pierantonio Volpini. Together with a certificate of authenticity from Alessandro Mendini. Executed in

Lot #: 17

Estimate: HK$720,000 - HK$930,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Liu Wei

Property of an Important American Collector Liu Wei Purple Air 6 《紫氣6號》 2006 signed and dated 'Liu Wei [in Chinese and English] 2006' on the reverse oil on canvas 249.8 x 149.9 cm. (98 3/8 x 59 in.) Painted in 2006.
Provenance Grace Li Gallery, Zurich Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 18

Estimate: HK$1,900,000 - HK$2,800,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Anish Kapoor

Property of an Important European Collector Anish Kapoor Untitled 《無題》 2010 stainless steel, gold plating 100 x 100 x 25 cm. (39 3/8 x 39 3/8 x 9 7/8 in.) Executed in 2010.
Provenance Gladstone Gallery, New York McCabe Fine Art, Stockholm Estate of Dr Frederic S. Brandt, Miami Phillips, London, 14

Lot #: 19

Estimate: HK$3,000,000 - HK$4,000,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Gerhard Richter

20 Property of an Important European Collector Gerhard Richter Abstraktes Bild 776-1 《抽象畫 776-1號》 1992 signed, numbered and dated 'Richter 1992 776-1' on the reverse oil on canvas 92 x 82.1 cm. (36 1/4 x 32 3/8 in.) Painted in 1992.
Provenance Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London Private Collection

Lot #: 20

Estimate: HK$18,000,000 - HK$25,000,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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George Condo

Property of an Important European Collector George Condo The Homeless Hobo 《流浪漢》 2009 signed, titled and dated 'Condo 09 The Homeless Hobo' on the reverse oil on canvas 216 x 190.6 cm. (85 x 75 in.) Painted in 2009.
Provenance Gary Tatintsian Gallery, Moscow Acquired from the above by the present

Lot #: 21

Estimate: HK$3,000,000 - HK$5,000,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Keith Haring

Property of an Important Asian Collector Keith Haring Untitled 《無題》 1983 signed, inscribed and dated 'K. Haring FEB.25-83 TOKYO' on the reverse Japanese Sumi ink and gouache on paper 60 x 74.5 cm. (23 5/8 x 29 3/8 in.) Executed on 25 February 1983.
Provenance Galerie Watari, Tokyo Private

Lot #: 22

Estimate: HK$1,400,000 - HK$1,700,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Andy Warhol

Property of an Important European Collector Andy Warhol Self-Portrait 《自畫像》 1967 signed and dated 'Andy Warhol 1967' on the overlap; further stamped with The Andy Warhol Art Authentication Board Inc., and numbered A109.025 on the overlap acrylic and silkscreen ink on linen 20.3 x 20.3 cm. (7 7/8 x 7

Lot #: 23

Estimate: HK$3,000,000 - HK$5,000,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann

24 Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann 'Douze colonnettes' coffee table, model no. 1017NR 《十二支柱》茶几 型號1017NR circa 1920-1922 Macassar ebony-veneered wood, ivory 48 cm. (18 7/8 in.) high, 80 cm. (31 1/2 in.) diameter Underside of tabletop branded with Ruhlmann. Executed in circa 1920 - 1922.
Provenance Private

Lot #: 24

Estimate: HK$850,000 - HK$950,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann

25 Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann Spindle-legged cabinet, model no. 1525AR 《心軸腿櫃子》 c. 1920s Macassar ebony-veneered wood, ivory, mahogany 112 x 30 x 29.4 cm. (44 1/8 x 11 3/4 x 11 5/8 in.) Executed in the 1920s.
Provenance Private Collection, France Literature Florence Camard, Jacques-Émile Ruhlmann, New

Lot #: 25

Estimate: HK$1,200,000 - HK$1,800,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Adrian Ghenie

Property of an Important European Collector Adrian Ghenie Elvis 《貓王》 2009 oil on canvas 41 x 31 cm. (16 1/8 x 12 1/4 in.) Painted in 2009.
Provenance Galeria Plan B, Berlin Exhibited Wassenaar, Raadhuis De Paauw, A Selection of Pavilions, 18 September–22 November, 2015 Catalogue Essay Adrian

Lot #: 26

Estimate: HK$1,200,000 - HK$1,500,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Zeng Fanzhi

Property of an Important European Collector Zeng Fanzhi Trauma 《創傷》 2007 signed and dated 'Zeng Fanzhi 2007 [in Chinese]' lower right oil on canvas 220.4 x 150 cm. (86 3/4 x 59 in.) Painted in 2007.
Provenance Private Collection Est-Ouest Auctions, Hong Kong, 25 November 2008, lot 218 Private

Lot #: 27

Estimate: HK$6,200,000 - HK$9,500,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Jean Prouvé

Jean Prouvé 'Standard desk' 《標準書桌》 circa 1941 oak, oak-veneered wood, painted steel 74 x 159.7 x 80 cm. (29 1/8 x 62 7/8 x 31 1/2 in.) Manufactured by Les Ateliers Jean Prouvé, France circa 1941.
Literature Galeries Jousse Seguin and Galerie Enrico Navarra, Jean Prouvé, Paris, 1998, pp. 108-109

Lot #: 28

Estimate: HK$320,000 - HK$380,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Michaël Borremans

Property of an Important European Collector Michaël Borremans The Painting 《繪畫》 2006 signed, titled and dated 'MICHAEL M.C.G. BORREMANS "THE PAINTING" 2006' on the reverse oil on canvas 41 x 52 x 3 cm. (16 1/8 x 20 1/2 x 1 1/8 in.) Painted in 2006.
Provenance Zeno-X, Antwerp Acquired from the above

Lot #: 29

Estimate: HK$2,800,000 - HK$4,200,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016

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Jean Prouvé

Jean Prouvé Pair of "Semi-metal" chairs, model no. 305 一對《半金屬》椅子 型號305 circa 1950 painted steel, painted tubular steel, oak-veneered plywood each: 79.4 x 42.9 x 46.4 cm. (31 1/4 x 16 7/8 x 18 1/4 in.) Manufactured by Les Ateliers Jean Prouvé, France circa 1950.
Provenance Private Collection, Nancy

Lot #: 30

Estimate: HK$340,000 - HK$420,000

Date: 27 Nov 2016