Christie's Interiors

Christie's
12-13 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 12.01.2010 - 13.01.2010

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Nam June Paik (KOREAN/AMERICAN, 1932-2006)

Nam June Paik (KOREAN/AMERICAN, 1932-2006)
Untitled
Nam June Paik (KOREAN/AMERICAN, 1932-2006) Untitled signed, dedicated and dated '2005 PAIK for Merce 86 birth/day' (lower left) oil on canvas 24 x 30 in. (61 x 76.2 cm.), unframed Painted in 2005

Lot #: 1

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

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Niki de Saint Phalle (French, 1930-2002)

Niki de Saint Phalle (French, 1930-2002)
Untitled (Thank you note to John Cage)
Niki de Saint Phalle (French, 1930-2002) Untitled (Thank you note to John Cage) signed, dated, inscribed and dedicated 'Dear John July 1987 Niki' (throughout the sheet) crayon, ink and felt-tip marker on paper 11¾ x 8¼

Lot #: 2

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

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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DOROTHEA TANNING (American, B. 1910)

DOROTHEA TANNING (American, B. 1910)
John's hand, perchance
DOROTHEA TANNING (American, B. 1910) John's hand, perchance signed, dated and titled 'John's hand, perchance Dorothea Tanning 1988' (on the lower edge of the mat) collage--black and white photocopies, matboard, string and a silk pouch on

Lot #: 3

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

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Louise Nevelson (American, 1899-1988)

Louise Nevelson (American, 1899-1988)
Untitled
Louise Nevelson (American, 1899-1988) Untitled signed, dated and dedicated 'To Merce Cunningham celebration Louise Nevelson 4 - 16 - 84' (lower right) wood collage on brown paper laid down on plywood 15 x 10 in. (38.1 x 25.4 cm.), unframed Executed in

Lot #: 4

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

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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WILLIAM ANASTASI (B. 1933)

WILLIAM ANASTASI (B. 1933)
Untitled (Hands), 1967
WILLIAM ANASTASI (B. 1933) Untitled (Hands), 1967 two gelatin silver Polaroids signed and dated in ink (on the backing board) two Polaroids together 4¼ x 6½ in. (10.8 x 16.5 cm

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Tom Marioni (American, b. 1937)

Tom Marioni (American, b. 1937)
Magic Feather
Tom Marioni (American, b. 1937) Magic Feather signed 'Marioni' (on the board lower right) bird feather, string and watercolor on board 5½ x 2 in. (14 x 5.1 cm

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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William T. Wiley (AMERICAN, b. 1937)

William T. Wiley (AMERICAN, b. 1937)
Monas Headboard
William T. Wiley (AMERICAN, b. 1937) Monas Headboard dedicated to John Cage and inscribed (lower edge) collage--postcards, nails and pencil on panel 18½ x 11¼ in. (46.4 x 28.6 cm

Lot #: 7

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

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Louise Nevelson (American, 1899-1988)

Louise Nevelson (American, 1899-1988)
Untitled
Louise Nevelson (American, 1899-1988) Untitled signed and inscribed indistinctly (lower edge) painted driftwood on cardboard on matboard laid down on panel 16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm

Lot #: 8

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

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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William Anastasi (AMERICAN, b. 1933)

William Anastasi (AMERICAN, b. 1933)
Untitled: two works
William Anastasi (AMERICAN, b. 1933) Untitled: two works the first signed and dated 'William Anastasi '94' (lower right) each burnt cloth the first 11¾ x 14¾ in. (29.9 x 37.5 cm.) The first executed in 1994, the second in 1988. (2

Lot #: 9

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

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Dove Bradshaw (American, b. 1949)

Dove Bradshaw (American, b. 1949)
Untitled
Dove Bradshaw (American, b. 1949) Untitled signed and dated 'Dove Bradshaw 7.15.1993' (on the canvas overlap) oil and encaustic on canvas 17 x 14 in. (43.2 x 35.6 cm.), unframed Painted in 1993

Lot #: 10

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

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Tom Marioni (American, b. 1937)

Tom Marioni (American, b. 1937)
Untitled
Tom Marioni (American, b. 1937) Untitled watercolor and red stamp on paper 18 x 15½ in. (45.7 x 39.3 cm

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Philip Guston (AMERICAN, 1913-1980)

Philip Guston (AMERICAN, 1913-1980)
Untitled
Philip Guston (AMERICAN, 1913-1980) Untitled signed, dated and dedicated 'to John- Philip '54' (lower left) ink on paper 18 x 24 in. (45.7 x 61 cm.), unframed Drawn in 1954

Lot #: 13

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

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Merce Cunningham (American, 1919-2009)

Merce Cunningham (American, 1919-2009)
Untitled
Merce Cunningham (American, 1919-2009) Untitled four sheets--felt-tip marker on paper each sheet 5 x 4 in. (12.7 x 10.1 cm

Lot #: 14

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

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Merce Cunningham (American, 1919-2009)

Merce Cunningham (American, 1919-2009)
Untitled Quartet (all pages: Plants and Roots)
Merce Cunningham (American, 1919-2009) Untitled Quartet (all pages: Plants and Roots) signed 'Merce Cunningham' (lower right on the third sheet) four sheets--ink on paper overall 10½ x 34¼ in. (26.6 x 86.9 cm

Lot #: 15

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

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Tom Marioni (American, b. 1937)

Tom Marioni (American, b. 1937)
Drawing a Line as Far as I Can Reach (Wrist)
Tom Marioni (American, b. 1937) Drawing a Line as Far as I Can Reach (Wrist) signed and dated 'Tom Marioni 1983' (on the reverse of the panel) pencil on canvas laid down on panel 19¾ x 13 in. (50.2 x 33 cm.) Executed in

Lot #: 16

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

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Terry Winters (b. 1949)

Terry Winters (b. 1949)
Vortex Street (Merce Cunningham Benefit Print)
Terry Winters (b. 1949) Vortex Street (Merce Cunningham Benefit Print) inkjet in colors, 2002, on Torinoko, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 12/21, published by ULAE, West Islip, with full margins L. 11¾ x 23 in. (299 x 584

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Mell Daniel (American, 1899-1975)

Mell Daniel (American, 1899-1975)
Untitled
Mell Daniel (American, 1899-1975) Untitled ink and watercolor on paper 14¾ x 22¼ in. (37.5 x 56.5 cm.) Executed in the 1920's

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Mark Tobey (1890-1976)

Mark Tobey (1890-1976)
Ritual
Mark Tobey (1890-1976) Ritual lithograph, 1973, on wove paper, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 67/80, with full margins L. 12½ x 10¼ in. (318 x 260 mm

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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John Edward Heliker (American, 1909-2000)

John Edward Heliker (American, 1909-2000)
Untitled
John Edward Heliker (American, 1909-2000) Untitled ink on paper 11¾ x 17½ in. (29.9 x 45.1 cm

Lot #: 20

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

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Mary Jean Kenton (American, 20th century)

Mary Jean Kenton (American, 20th century)
Unknown Species the Screaming Engine
Mary Jean Kenton (American, 20th century) Unknown Species the Screaming Engine signed (on the reverse) pencil, ink and watercolor on four sheets of ragboard 29¾ x 79½ in. (75.6 x 201.9 cm.) Executed in 1990

Lot #: 21

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

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Fanny Schoening (German, b. 1941)

Fanny Schoening (German, b. 1941)
Chochin Tsurigane
Fanny Schoening (German, b. 1941) Chochin Tsurigane signed and titled 'Fanny Schoening "cochin tsurigane" (on the reverse of the backing board) Paperlandscape - shredded program of NachtCageTag performance on canvas 17½ x 23½ in. (44.4 x 59.7 cm

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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William Anastasi (American, b. 1933)

William Anastasi (American, b. 1933)
June 5, 1985 10:50-11:33 AM
William Anastasi (American, b. 1933) June 5, 1985 10:50-11:33 AM signed, titled and dated 'June 5, 1985 10:50-11:33 AM William Anastasi' (lower edge) pencil on paper 50 x 38 in. (127 x 96.5 cm.) Executed in 1985

Lot #: 23

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

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Mark Tobey (1890-1976)

Mark Tobey (1890-1976)
Untitled
Mark Tobey (1890-1976) Untitled monotype, 1961, signed and dated in pencil, with margins L. 12½ x 20½ in. (31.8 x 52.1 cm

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Afrika (Sergei Bugaev) (Russian, b. 1966)

Afrika (Sergei Bugaev) (Russian, b. 1966)
Untitled
Afrika (Sergei Bugaev) (Russian, b. 1966) Untitled oil and sand on burlap 31¾ x 39 in. (80.6 x 99 cm

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Robert R. Bliss (American, 1925-1981)

Robert R. Bliss (American, 1925-1981)
Stepped-On Piece, Gutenberg Museum
Robert R. Bliss (American, 1925-1981) Stepped-On Piece, Gutenberg Museum signed and inscribed 'Gutenberg Press Gutenberg Museum Mainz R. Bliss' (lower edge) impressions on paper 33¼ x 23¾ in. (84.5 x 60.3 cm

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Dove Bradshaw (American, b. 1949)

Dove Bradshaw (American, b. 1949)
Contingency series
Dove Bradshaw (American, b. 1949) Contingency series signed, titled and dated 'Dove Bradshaw December 1991 "contingency series" (on the canvas overlap) oil and mixed media on canvas 32 x 24 in. (81.3 x 61 cm.), unframed Painted in 1991

Lot #: 27

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

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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WILLIAM ANASTASI (B. 1933)

WILLIAM ANASTASI (B. 1933)
Three Friends, 1981
WILLIAM ANASTASI (B. 1933) Three Friends, 1981 three Polaroid negatives with mixed media overall 4 x 11 in. (10.2 x 27.9 cm

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Merce Cunningham (American, 1919-2009)

Merce Cunningham (American, 1919-2009)
Untitled (Coral Swan)
Merce Cunningham (American, 1919-2009) Untitled (Coral Swan) signed 'Merce Cunningham' (lower right) ink and colored pencil on paper 16¼ x 11½ in. (41.2 x 29.2 cm.) Drawn in 2002

Lot #: 29

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

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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Joel Fisher (B. 1947)

Joel Fisher (B. 1947)
First Etching
Joel Fisher (B. 1947) First Etching plate tone on two sheets, 1980, on wove paper, with margins overall S. 27 x 53½ in. (68.6 x 135.9 cm.) This work is from an edition of fifteen

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010

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William Anastasi (American, b. 1933)

William Anastasi (American, b. 1933)
Untitled (March 8, 1982)
William Anastasi (American, b. 1933) Untitled (March 8, 1982) signed, titled indistinctly and dated '*** and *** mar 8, 1975' (on the reverse) ballpoint pen on torn notecard collage on canvas 29¾ x 24 in. (75.5 x 61 cm.) Executed in 1982

Lot #: 31

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

Date: 12 Jan 2010 - 13 Jan 2010