20th Century & Contemporary Art Evening Sale

Phillips
London

Date of the auction: 27.06.2016

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Ugo Rondinone

Ugo Rondinone The Pleased and the Delighted 2013 bluestone, granite, steel overall: 165.2 x 76 x 45 cm (65 x 29 7/8 x 17 3/4 in.) Incised 'Ugo Rondinone "the pleased + the delighted" 2013' on the base.
Provenance Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich Acquired from the above by the present owner Exhibited

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £100,000 - £150,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Mark Bradford

2 Mark Bradford The Father’s “NO” 2007 acrylic, felt-tip pen, silver coated paper, printed paper collage on gypsum each: 60.3 x 74.9 cm (23 3/4 x 29 1/2 in.) Each initialled and dated 'MB 07' on the reverse.
Provenance Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York Phillips, New York, Contemporary Art Evening

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £350,000 - £450,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Adrian Ghenie

Adrian Ghenie Untitled 2009 acrylic on canvas 50 x 59.9 cm (19 5/8 x 23 5/8 in.) Signed and dated 'Ghenie 2009' on the reverse.
Provenance Haunch of Venison, London Acquired from the above by the present owner Catalogue Essay Executed in 2009, Untitled comes from a pivotal period of production for

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £350,000 - £450,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Rudolf Stingel

4 Rudolf Stingel Untitled (Topolino) 2002 Celotex insulation board, wood and aluminum 244 x 240.5 cm (96 1/8 x 94 5/8 in.) Signed and dated 'Rudolf Stingel 2002' on the reverse. This work is accompanied by a gallery certificate of authenticity.
Provenance Massimo De Carlo, Milan Acquired from the

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £700,000 - £1,000,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Rudolf Stingel

Property From an Important European Collection Rudolf Stingel Untitled 2014 oil and enamel on canvas 241.5 x 193.5 cm (95 1/8 x 76 1/8 in.) Signed and dated 'Stingel 2014' on the reverse.
Provenance Massimo De Carlo, Milan Acquired from the above by the present owner Exhibited Milan, Massimo De

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £1,000,000 - £1,500,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Richard Prince

Richard Prince Do I Seem Insecure 1989 acrylic and silkscreen on canvas 173 x 122.2 cm (68 1/8 x 48 1/8 in.) Signed, titled and dated 'Richard Prince 1989 "Do I Seem Insecure"' along the overlap.
Provenance Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot, Paris Private Collection, Europe Gagosian Gallery, Los Angeles

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £400,000 - £600,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Michelangelo Pistoletto

7 Michelangelo Pistoletto Violet Dog 1968 painted tissue paper on stainless steel 225 x 115 cm (88 5/8 x 45 1/4 in.) Signed, titled, dated and inscribed 'Pistoletto Violet Dog
Provenance Private Collection, Detroit Private Collection Christie's, London, The Italian Sale, 16 October 2009, lot 36

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £400,000 - £600,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Mimmo Rotella

Property From a Distinguished American Collector Mimmo Rotella 8 Sopra 1960 décollage on canvas 140.1 x 106 cm (55 1/8 x 41 3/4 in.) Signed 'Rotella' lower right. Further signed, titled and dated 'Rotella "8 sopra" 1960' on the reverse. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £300,000 - £500,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Marino Marini

Marino Marini Babilonia 1958 oil and mixed media on canvas 99.1 x 80.1 cm (39 x 31 1/2 in.) Signed 'Marino' on the reverse. This painting is recorded with the Marino Marini Foundation under archive number 346. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity provided by the Marino Marini

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £140,000 - £180,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Domenico Gnoli

Domenico Gnoli Inside of Lady's Shoe 1969 acrylic and sand on canvas 180 x 120 cm (70 7/8 x 47 1/4 in.) Signed, titled and dated 'D. Gnoli "Inside of Lady Shoe" 1969' (sic) on the reverse. Further signed and dated 'D. Gnoli 69' on the reverse.
Provenance Private Collection, Rome Christie's, London

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £1,000,000 - £1,500,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Anselm Kiefer

Anselm Kiefer Für Velimir Khlebnikov: Die Lehre vom Krieg: Seeschlachten 2004-2010 paint, emulsion, shellac, straw on canvas, lead boat 190 x 330 cm (74 3/4 x 129 7/8 in.) Titled "Für Velimir Khlebnikov: Die Lehre vom Krieg: Seeschlachten" along the upper edge.
Provenance Galleria Lorcan O'Neill

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £400,000 - £600,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Dame Barbara Hepworth

12 Dame Barbara Hepworth Stringed Figure (Curlew) (Version I) 1956 brass and string with original wooden base 46.4 x 55.9 x 34.5 cm (18 1/4 x 22 x 13 5/8 in.) This work is number 5 from an edition of 9.
Provenance Grosvenor Gallery, London Private Collection, Cambridge, Massachusetts (1969

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £450,000 - £550,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Leon Kossoff

Property From a Distinguished Private British Collection Leon Kossoff Portrait of Chaim II 1987 oil on board 101 x 76 cm (39 3/4 x 29 7/8 in.)
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist in 1989 Exhibited London, Anthony d'Offay Gallery, Leon Kossoff, 9 September-8 October 1988 Literature Leon

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £200,000 - £300,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Sir Peter Blake, R.A.

Property From a Distinguished Private British Collection Sir Peter Blake, R.A. Blanche neige and bet noir 1976-1981 oil on panel, in artist's frame 52.3 x 33.6 cm (20 5/8 x 13 1/4 in.) Signed and dated 'Peter Blake 1981' on the reverse.
Provenance Galerie Meyer-Ellinger, Frankfurt Phillips, London

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £60,000 - £80,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Joan Miró

Joan Miró Figure 1981 painted bronze 102 x 47.5 x 31.5 cm (40 1/8 x 18 3/4 x 12 3/8 in.) Incised 'Miró'. Stamped with the foundry mark Parellada and numbered '3/6'. This work is number 3 from an edition of 6.
Provenance Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York Private Collection, New York James Goodman

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £400,000 - £600,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Joan Miró

Joan Miró Femme, Oiseau, Etoile 1943 gouache, wax crayon, pastel and pencil on paper 66 x 46 cm (25 7/8 x 18 1/8 in.) Signed Miró lower left. Further signed, titled and dated 'Joan Miró "Femme, Oiseau, Etoile" 18-1-1943' on the reverse.
Provenance Galerie Maeght, Paris Galerie Beyeler, Basel AB

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £400,000 - £600,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Egon Schiele

Property from a Private European Collection Egon Schiele Manliche Figur nach rechts (Selbstporträt) Male Figure Facing Right (Self Portrait) 1909 watercolour, coloured crayon and pencil on paper 45 x 31.1 cm (17 3/4 x 12 1/4 in.) Signed and dated 'SCH 1909' lower left. Please note that there is a

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £280,000 - £350,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Jean Dubuffet

Property From an Important European Collector Jean Dubuffet Nuancements au sol (Texturologie XLIII) 1958 oil on canvas 81.4 x 100.5 cm (32 x 39 5/8 in.) Signed and dated 'J. Dubuffet 58' upper right. Further signed, titled and dated 'J. Dubuffet "Nuancements au sol, texturologie XLIII" Mai 58' on

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £180,000 - £250,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Jean Fautrier

Property From a Private European Collector Jean Fautrier Ba Be Bi Bo Bu 1958 oil and pigment on paper laid on canvas 60 x 73 cm (23 5/8 x 28 3/4 in.) Signed and dated ‘Fautrier 58’ lower right.
Provenance Coll. Ermanno Grube, Milan Galerie Bonnier, Geneva Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £150,000 - £200,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Gerhard Richter

20 Gerhard Richter Abstraktes Bild 1978 oil on canvas 60 x 65 cm (23 5/8 x 25 5/8 in.) Signed, numbered and dated 'Richter 432/4 1978' on the reverse.
Provenance Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich Galerie Bernd Lutze, Friedrichshafen Galerie Löhrl, Mönchengladbach Hauser & Wirth, Zürich Private Collection

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £400,000 - £600,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Sam Francis

21 Sam Francis Facing Within 1975 acrylic on canvas 167.3 x 213.6 cm (65 7/8 x 84 1/8 in.) This work is registered with the Sam Francis Foundation under archive number SFP75-7.
Provenance Byron R. Meyer Collection, San Francisco (1979) Christie’s New York, Post-War and Contemporary Art, 9 May 2012

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £300,000 - £500,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Alexander Calder

Property From an Important European Collection Alexander Calder Critter Bleue Assise 1974 painted sheet metal 139.7 x 135.1 x 100.3 cm (54 7/8 x 53 1/4 x 39 1/2 in.) Signed with a monogram and dated 'CA 74' on the torso.
Provenance Galerie Maeght, Paris Ernst Beyeler, Basel (1975) Christie's

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £500,000 - £700,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Lee Ufan

Lee Ufan From Point no. 760128 1976 oil on canvas 60.6 x 72.7 cm (23 7/8 x 28 5/8 in.) Signed and dated 'L. Ufan 76' lower right. Further signed and titled 'Lee Ufan "From Point 760128"' on the reverse.
Provenance Private Collection, Asia Seoul Auction, Seoul, Contemporary and Modern Art Sale, 12

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £200,000 - £300,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Chung Sang-Hwa

Chung Sang-Hwa Untitled 85-7-14 1985 acrylic on canvas 130.5 x 130.5 cm (51 3/8 x 51 3/8 in.) Signed, titled and dated in English and Korean 'Chung Sang-Hwa "85-7-14" 1985' on the reverse.
Provenance Private Collection K Auction, Seoul, 100+ auction, 29 April 2014, lot 2 Private Collection, Asia

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £300,000 - £400,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Josef Albers

Josef Albers Study for Homage to the Square: Osmosis 1959 oil on masonite 60.9 x 60.9 cm (23 7/8 x 23 7/8 in.) Initialled and dated 'A59' lower right. Further signed, titled and dated 'Josef Albers "Study for Homage to the Square: Osmosis" 1959' on the reverse.
Provenance Galleria de Foscherari

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £200,000 - £300,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Fred Sandback

Fred Sandback Untitled (Triangle) 1996 light brown acrylic yarn 297.2 x 292.1 x 297.2 cm (117 x 115 x 117 in.) This work is accompanied by a letter of authenticity issued by the Estate of Fred Sandback and is registered in the artist's archive under number 2415.
Provenance Estate of Fred Sandback

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £100,000 - £150,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Dan Flavin

Dan Flavin Untitled 1996 pink and green fluorescent light 152.5 x 31.2 x 10 cm (60 x 12 1/4 x 3 7/8 in.) This work is number 3 from an intended edition of 5 of which only 4 were fabricated and is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.
Provenance The Artist Galerie Sabine

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £100,000 - £150,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Raqib Shaw

Property From an Important European Collection Raqib Shaw The Mild-Eyed Melancholy of The Lotus Eaters II 2009 acrylic, enamel, rhinestone and glitter on paper laid on board 121.2 x 206.2 cm (47 3/4 x 81 1/8 in.) Signed, titled and dated 'Raqib Shaw "The Mild-Eyed Melancholy of The Lotus-Eaters II

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £300,000 - £500,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Sterling Ruby

Sterling Ruby SP138 2010 spray paint on canvas 243.8 x 213.4 cm (96 x 84 in.) Initialled, titled and dated 'SR "SP138" 10' on the reverse.
Provenance Xavier Hufkens, Brussels Acquired from the above by the present owner Exhibited Brussels, Xavier Hufkens, Sterling Ruby: Paintings, 24 February-9

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £300,000 - £500,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016

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Danh Vo

Danh Vo Mezcal Union 2010 gold leaf on cardboard 57.2 x 113 cm (22 1/2 x 44 1/2 in.)
Provenance Kurimanzutto Gallery, Mexico City Acquired from the above by the present owner Catalogue Essay Danh Vo is a self-proclaimed collector of ruins and fragments. Born in Vietnam in 1975, the subsequent

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £100,000 - £150,000

Date: 27 Jun 2016