Asian Art

Bonhams London
London, Knightsbridge

Date of the auction: 04.11.2019 - 05.11.2019

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Milton Avery

Property from the Collection of Barbara and Milford Nemer, Michigan Milton Avery (1885-1965) Nude (L. 49iii), 1953 Woodcut in colors on Japan paper, signed in pencil, dated and numbered 11/20 (there were also an unknown number of artist's proofs), with wide margins, framed. 3 3/4 x 10 3/4in (9.5 x

Lot #: 1

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

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Marc Chagall

Marc Chagall (1887-1985) Le Renard et les Poulets d'Inde, Pl. 100 from Fables de La Fontaine (C. 68, S.-V. 194), 1927–1930 Etching on Montval laid paper, signed in pencil, annotated H.C. (an hors commerce proof, aside from the edition of 100), published/printed by Tériade/ Mourlot, Paris, with full

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Marc Chagall

Marc Chagall (1887-1985) Majakovski (M. 389), 1963 Lithograph in colors on Arches paper, signed in pencil and annotated 'H.C.', (an hors commerce proof, aside from the edition of 15 and 5 artist's proofs), the full sheet, framed. sheet 25 1/2 x 18 1/2in (65 x 47cm) Fußnoten Vladimir Mayakovsky

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$4,500 - US$5,500

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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After Marc Chagall

After Marc Chagall (1887-1985) Tribe of Issachar, from Twelve Maquettes of Stained Glass Windows for Jerusalem (CS.17), 1964 Lithograph in colors on Arches paper, signed in pencil and annotated 'Épreuve d'artiste 3/25' (an artist's proof aside from the edition of 150 plus 75 in Roman numerals), with

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$9,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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After Marc Chagall

After Marc Chagall (1887-1985) Tribe of Simeon, from Twelve Maquettes of Stained Glass Windows for Jerusalem (CS.13), 1964 Lithograph in colors on Arches paper, signed in pencil and annotated 'Épreuve d'artiste 3/25' (an artist's proof aside from the edition of 150 plus 75 in Roman numerals), with

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$9,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Marc Chagall

Marc Chagall (1887-1985) Le Peintre devant le Village I (M. 603), 1969 Lithograph in colors on Arches paper, signed in pencil and numbered 7/75, published by Editions Maeght, Paris, with full margins, framed. 11 1/4 x 16 1/8in (28.5 x 40.9cm) sheet 25 1/2 x 18 7/8in (64.7 x 47.9cm

Lot #: 6

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

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Marc Chagall

Marc Chagall (1887-1985) Méditation (M.941), 1979 Lithograph in colors on Arches paper, signed in pencil and numbered 34/50, with the blindstamp of the publisher Mourlot, Paris, with full margins, framed. 14 x 11 3/4in (35.5 x 29.8cm) sheet 23 5/8 x 17 1/4in (60 x 43.8cm

Lot #: 7

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

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Marc Chagall

Marc Chagall (1887-1985) La Nuit de Saint Paul (M. 958), 1980 Lithograph in colors on Arches paper, signed in pencil and numbered 42/50, with the blindstamp of the printer Mourlot, Paris, with full margins, framed. 19 5/8 x 14 3/4in (49.8 x 37.4cm) sheet 25 x 18 1/4in (63.5 x 46.3cm

Lot #: 8

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

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Alexander Calder

Property from a Private Collection, New York Alexander Calder (1898-1976) Untitled, c. 1970 Lithograph in colors on wove paper, signed in pencil, numbered 14/100, with full margins, framed. 20 3/4 x 17 1/2in (52.7 x 44.4cm) sheet 26 1/2 x 20 1/8in (67.3 x 51.1cm

Lot #: 9

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

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Alexander Calder

Alexander Calder (1898-1976) McGovern for McGovernment, 1973 Screenprint in colors on wove paper, signed in pencil, numbered 72/175, with the blindstamp of the publisher Styria Studios, New York, the full sheet. sheet 30 1/4 x 42 3/4in (76.8 x 108.5cm

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Alexander Calder

Alexander Calder (1898-1976) Marée Basse (Low Tide) (M. 49), 1974 Lithograph in colors on Chiffon de Mandeure paper, signed in pencil and annotated 'HC' (an hors commerce proof, aside from the edition of 100), published by Maeght, Paris, with full margins, framed. 28 1/4 x 42 1/2in (71.8 x 108cm

Lot #: 11

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

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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(American, 1898-1976)

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Galactic System, 1974 Lithograph in colors on Arches paper, signed in pencil and numbered 35/100, published by Éditions de la Différence, Paris, the full sheet. sheet 20 1/2 x 28 1/4in (52 x 71.7cm

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Salvador Dalí

Salvador Dalí (1904-1989) Girafe Saturniene, from La Conquete du Cosmos (F. 74-12J), 1974 Engraving and lithograph in colors on Rives BFK paper, signed in pencil and numbered 76/195, published by Jean Lavigne, Paris, with full margins. 29 1/2 x 21 1/2in (74.93 x 53.97cm) sheet 38 1/2 x 27 1/2in

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Salvador Dalí

Salvador Dalí (1904-1989) Le Dernier Venue de la Derniere Planete, from La Conquete du Cosmos (F. 74-12G), 1974 Engraving and lithograph in colors on Arches paper, signed in pencil and numbered 187/195, published by Jean Lavigne, Paris, with full margins. 29 1/2 x 21 1/2in (74.93 x 54.61cm) sheet 39

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Salvador Dalí

Salvador Dalí (1904-1989) Spectacles with Holograms and Computers for seeing Imagined Objects; Breathing Pneumatic Armchair, from Imaginations and Objects of the Future (2 works) (F.75-11A,C), 1975 2 lithographs with etching in colors, one with collage, on Arches paper, both signed in pencil

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Salvador Dalí

Salvador Dalí (1904-1989) Cybernetic Lobster Telephone, from Imagination and Objects of the Future (F.75-11I), 1975 Lithograph and etching in colors, signed in pencil, numbered 166/250, published by Merrill Chase, Chicago, lithography by Desjoubert, etching by Ateliers Rigal, Paris, with full

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Paul Delvaux

Paul Delvaux (1897-1994) La Danse (M. J. 37), 1969 Lithograph in colors on Arches paper, signed in pencil and numbered 39/75 (there was also an edition of 75 without color), published by Ed. Le Bateau Lavoir, Paris, with full margins. 12 x 9 3/8 in (30.5 x 23.8 cm) sheet 18 x 14 1/8 in (45.7 x 35.9

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Jean Dubuffet

Jean Dubuffet (1901-1985) Oriflammes (W. 1455-1474), 1984 Complete set comprising fifteen screenprints in colors on wove paper, with justification page initialed in pen and numbered 160/245, published/printed by Atelier Marquet/Editions Ryoan-Ji, Paris, each the full sheet, all framed in one frame

Lot #: 18W

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

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Jean Dubuffet

Jean Dubuffet (1901-1985) Parade Nuptiale (W. 1099), 1972-1973 Screenprint in colors on tan Canson paper, initialed in pencil, dated and numbered 56/85 (aside from 15 artist's proofs annotated A-O), with full margins, framed. 9 7/8 x 7 1/2in (25 x 19cm) sheet 15 1/2 x 13 1/4in (39.4 x 33.4cm

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Conrad Felixmüller

Property from a Private Collection, New York Conrad Felixmüller (1897-1977) Menschen im Wald [Paar im Wald] (Couple in the Woods) (S. 135), 1918 Woodblock print in colors on laid paper, signed in pencil, from the edition of 75, published by Frauenbund zur Förderung neuer deutscher Kunst, Hamburg

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Leonor Fini

Leonor Fini (1907-1996) Untitled (Portrait of Young Man with Turban), c. 1980 2 lithographs in colors on wove paper, each signed in pencil and numbered 185/186, each with the artist's cat-face blindstamp, each with full margins. (2 works) each image 10 1/2 x 7 7/8in (25.5x 19.5cm) each sheet 26 x 18

Lot #: 21

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

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Alberto Giacometti

Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966) Atelier aux Bouteilles, from Atelier d'Alberto Giacometti (L. 100), 1957 Lithograph in olive green on Rives BFK paper, signed in pencil and numbered 28/100, published by Maeght, Paris, with full margins, framed. 14 1/2 x 21 1/4in (36.8 x 53.9cm) sheet 16 x 22 1/8in

Lot #: 22

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

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Man Ray

Man Ray (1890-1976) Kiki (A. 51), 1970 Etching in white ink on black chine-collé paper on Arches paper, signed in pencil, presumably a unique artist's proof (aside from the regular edition on blue Vidalon-les-Annonay Carson Montgolfier paper without chine-collé), published/printed by Jacques David

Lot #: 23

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

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Henri Matisse

Henri Matisse (1869-1954) Liseuse au Bouquet de Roses (D. 471), 1925 Lithograph on Chine, signed in pencil and numbered 43/50 (there were also 10 artist's proofs), with full margins, framed. 6 x 9 1/2in (15.2 x 24.1cm) sheet 11 x 15 3/8in (28.9 x 38.7cm

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$9,000 - US$12,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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After Joan Miró

After Joan Miró (1893-1983) Rose Matinale au Claire de Lune (M.1713), 1958 Etching and aquatint in colors on Rives BFK paper, signed in pencil and numbered 56/100, published/printed by Maeght/Crommelynck, Paris, with full margins, framed. 15 1/2 x 19 1/8in (39.4 x 48.6cm) sheet 22 x 25 1/2in (55.9 x

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Joan Miró

Joan Miró (1893-1983) One Plate, from La Bague D'Aurore (D. 134), 1957 Etching and aquatint on wove paper, signed in pencil and numbered 58/60 (there were also 10 artist's proofs), published/printed by Louis Broder/Crommelynck et Dutrou, Paris, with full margins, framed. 5 1/2 x 4 1/2in (14 x

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$3,500 - US$5,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Joan Miró

Joan Miró (1893-1983) One Plate, from La Bague D'Aurore (D. 139), 1957 Etching, engraving and aquatint in colors on wove paper, signed in pencil and annotated 'épreuve d'artiste' IX/X (an artist's proof, aside from the edition of 60), published/printed by Louis Broder/Crommelynck et Dutrou, Paris

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$3,500 - US$5,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Joan Miró

Joan Miró (1893-1983) Plate 16, from Album 19 (M.327; C.70), 1961 Lithograph in colors on Rives BFK paper, initialed in pencil, numbered 36/75 (there were also 15 artist's proofs in Roman numerals), published by Maeght, Paris, the full sheet, framed. sheet 20 x 26in (50.7 x 66cm

Lot #: 28

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

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Joan Miró

Joan Miró (1893-1983) L'Oiseau Mongol (D. 513), 1969 Etching and aquatint in colors with carborundum, signed and numbered 30/75 in white crayon, published/printed by Maeght Éditeur/Morsang, Paris, with full margins, framed. 36 1/4 x 23in (92 x 58.5cm) sheet 41 x 27 5/8in (104.1 x 70.5cm

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$18,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Joan Miró

Joan Miró (1893-1983) Le Pelerin de Compostelle (M. 591), 1969 Lithograph in colors on Rives BFK, signed in pencil and numbered 19/75, published/printed by Maeght/Arte Adrien Maeght, Paris, the full sheet. sheet 28 1/4 x 20 7/8in (71.8 x 180cm

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$5,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Joan Miró

Joan Miró (1893-1983) Prise à L'Hameçon (D.515), 1969 Etching and aquatint in colors with carborundum on Arches paper, signed in pencil and numbered 36/75, published/printed by Maeght Éditeur/Morsang, Paris, with full margins, framed. 39 1/2 x 26in (100.3 x 66cm) sheet 41 3/4 x 26 3/4in (106 x

Lot #: 31

Estimate: US$9,000 - US$12,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Joan Miró

Joan Miró (1893-1983) Bethsabée (D. 556), 1972 Etching and aquatint in colors on wove paper, signed in pencil and annotated 'H.C' (an hors commerce aside from the edition of 50), published by Maeght, Paris, printed by Morsang, Paris, with wide margins, framed. 27 x 21in ( 68.5 x 53.3cm) sheet 36 x

Lot #: 32

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Joan Miró

Joan Miró (1893-1983) Album 21: One Plate (M. 1143), 1978 Lithograph in colors on Velin d'Arches paper, signed in pencil and numbered 42/75 (there were also 15 artist's proofs in Roman numerals), published by Maeght Éditeur, Paris, printed by Imprimerie Mourlot, Paris, the full sheet, framed. sheet

Lot #: 33

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$6,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Joan Miró

Joan Miró (1893-1983) Le Courtisan Grotesque: 8 works (D. 662, 664, 666, 668, 670, 672, 674, 675), 1974 8 etchings and aquatints in colors on ancient Japan paper, double pages with the center folds as issued, signed in pencil by the artist and the publisher, from copy 16 (there were 110 total on

Lot #: 34W

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Joan Miró

Joan Miró (1893-1983) Rupestres lX (Cave Paintings) (D. 1043), 1978 Etching and aquatint in colors with carborundum on Arches paper, signed in pencil and numbered 29/30 (there were also 15 additional proofs in Roman numerals), published/printed by Maeght/Joan Barberia, Barcelona, the full sheet

Lot #: 35

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Joan Miró

Joan Miró (1893-1983) El Rei Garrell (M. 1193), 1979 Lithograph in colors on Arches paper, signed in pencil and numbered 16/75 (there were also 25 hors commerce proofs in Roman numerals and 6 artist's proofs), published/printed by Galería Maeght/Litografías artisticas Damià Caus, Barcelona, with

Lot #: 36

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

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Joan Miró

Joan Miró (1893-1983) La Traca III, from Fireworks III (Dupin, 1116), 1979 Etching in colors on Arches paper, signed in pencil and numbered 14/30 (there were also 15 hors commerce proofs), published by Maeght, Barcelona, printed by Joan Barbarà, Barcelona, the full sheet, framed. sheet 35 1/2 x 24

Lot #: 37

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$9,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Joan Miró

Joan Miró (1893-1983) l'Libre dels sis Sentits lV (D.1168), 1981 Etching and aquatint in colors on Guarro paper, signed in pencil and numbered 28/50, with the blindstamp of the publisher Sala Gasper, Barcelona, and printed by J.J. Torralba, with full margins, framed. 28 1/2 x 21 5/8in (72.3 x

Lot #: 38

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$9,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Joan Miró

Joan Miró (1893-1983) Lapidari (Book of the Property of Stones) (D. 1142, 1144, 1146, 1148, 1150, 1152, 1154, 1156, 1158, 1160, 1162, 1164), 1981 12 etchings and aquatints in colors on Arches paper, a section of the frontispiece signed in pencil and numbered 90/130, published/printed by Galeria

Lot #: 39W

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$40,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Femme Assise et Femme Étendue (B. 238; G. 261/c), 1932 Etching and drypoint on Montval paper watermarked Vollard, with the artist's ink stamped signature and the oval inkstamp of the Marina Picasso Collection on verso, from the edition of 55, printed in 1942 by Roger

Lot #: 40

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

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Femme qui Pleure devant un Mur, 2nd state (B.302), 1937 Sugarlift aquatint, drypoint and scraper on Auvergne Richard de Bas laid paper, the second state, with the artist's signature stamp, numbered 21/50 in pencil (there were also 18 artist's proofs), published/printed by

Lot #: 41

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Sueño y Mentira de Franco (B. 297, 298), 1937 2 etchings and aquatints on Montval laid paper, each with the artist's inkstamp signature and numbered 484/850 in pencil (there was also an edition of 150 signed in pencil on japon imperial), lacking the text and wove-covered

Lot #: 42

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Le Pigeonneau, from 40 Dessins de Picasso en Marge du Buffon (B. 326; BA. 1028; PP. L-7), 1939 Linoleum cut on wove paper, signed in orange crayon, numbered 86/226 in pencil, from the deluxe edition of 40, published in 1957 by Jonquières et Berggruen, Paris, with full

Lot #: 43

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$8,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Homme avec deux Femmes, pl. 222, from Series 347 (B. 1702), 1968 Mezzotint on Rives BFK, with the artist's ink stamped signature, inscribed under platemark lower left épreuve avant aciérage, a proof before the plate was steel-faced (aside from the edition of 50), with the

Lot #: 44

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

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Balzac (B. 713; Ba. 899), 1952 Etching and aquatint on laid paper, with the artist's stamped signature and numbered in pencil 34/50 (there were also 20 artist's proofs), published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, with margins, framed. 9 x 13 3/4in (22.8 x 34.9cm) sheet 14

Lot #: 45

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

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Pablo Picasso

Property from a Private Collection, New York Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Jardins à Vallauris (B. 733, M. 236), 1953 Lithograph on Arches paper, signed in pencil, numbered 25/50 (there were also 5 artist's proofs), published/printed by Galerie Louise Leiris/Mourlot, Paris, with full margins, framed. 19

Lot #: 46

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

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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After Pablo Picasso

After Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Colombe de la Paix (Dove of Peace) (Cz.207, R. 121), 1961 Lithograph in colors on Arches paper, signed in pencil and signed and dated in the plate, a proof aside from the edition of 200, the full sheet, framed. sheet 19 5/8 x 25 5/8in (49.8 x 65cm

Lot #: 47

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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After Pablo Picasso

After Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Maternité , 1963 Offset lithograph in colors on Arches paper, signed in pencil and numbered 55/200, published Editions Combat de la Paix, Paris, with full margins, framed. 31 1/8 x 24in (79 x 60.9cm) sheet 35 3/8 x 24 7/8in (89.8 x 63.1cm

Lot #: 48

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Homme Rembranesque, et Deux Femmes Nues, from Séries 347 (Bl. 1767; B. 1784), 1968 Etching on wove paper, signed in pencil and numbered 25/50 (there were also 17 artist's proofs), published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, with full margins, framed. 6 1/8 x 8 1/8in (15.5 x

Lot #: 49

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019

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Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Le Peintre Devant son Chevalet, from Le Goût du Bonheur (C. 150, B. 2013), 1970 Etching on wove paper, signed in pencil and numbered 29/35 (from the deluxe American edition of 35, there was also deluxe German and French editions) aside from the regular edition of 666

Lot #: 50

Estimate: US$3,500 - US$5,500

Date: 4 Nov 2019 - 5 Nov 2019