Contemporary Art Evening

Phillips
New York

Date of the auction: 15.05.2014

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Alex Israel

1 Alex Israel Untitled (Flat) 2013 acrylic on stucco, wood and aluminum frame, ceramic tiles 96 x 60 1/8 x 3 5/8 in. (243.8 x 152.7 x 9.2 cm.) Stamped "MADE AT WARNER BROS. STUDIOS BURBANK, CA." on the reverse; further signed and dated "Alex Israel '13" on the reverse.
Provenance Almine Rech

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$200,000 - US$300,000

Date: 15 May 2014

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Nate Lowman

2 Nate Lowman Skidmark Altima 2005 silkscreen ink on canvas, laid on panel 35 x 26 in. (88.9 x 66 cm.) Signed and dated "Nate Lowman 2005" on the reverse.
Provenance Maccarone, New York Exhibited New York, Maccarone, THE END And Other American Pastimes, November 6, 2005 – January 8, 2006 Catalogue

Lot #: 2

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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Joe Bradley

3 Joe Bradley Standing Nude 2007 vinyl on canvas, in 4 parts 96 7/8 x 30 1/8 in. (246 x 76.5 cm.) Signed, titled and dated twice "STANDING NUDE Joe Bradley 07" on the reverse.
Provenance Peres Projects, Los Angeles Catalogue Essay “I think that painting relates very neatly to inner travel and the

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$200,000 - US$300,000

Date: 15 May 2014

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Dan Colen

4 Dan Colen Untitled 2006 - 07 oil on canvas, in 5 parts (i), (iv) 24 x 17 7/8 in. (61 x 45.5 cm.) (ii) 27 7/8 x 21 7/8 in. (71 x 55.5 cm.) (iii) 48 x 24 in. (122 x 61 cm.) (v) 16 1/2 x 10 5/8 in. (42 x 27 cm.) Each signed and dated on the reverse.
Provenance Victoria Miro, London Acquired from the

Lot #: 4

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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Wade Guyton

5 Wade Guyton Untitled 2008 Epson UltraChrome inkjet on linen 84 1/4 x 69 1/4 in. (214 x 175.9 cm.)
Provenance Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne Catalogue Essay “There is often a struggle between the printer and my material-and the traces of this are left on the surface- snags, drips, streaks

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$900,000 - US$1,200,000

Date: 15 May 2014

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Tauba Auerbach

6 Tauba Auerbach Untitled (Fold) 2011 acrylic on canvas 60 x 45 in. (152.4 x 114.3 cm.) Signed and dated "Tauba Auerbach 2011" along the overlap.
Provenance Paula Cooper Gallery, New York Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2011 Literature E. Dauplay, E. Abbott Abott, I. Calvino, Tauba

Lot #: 6

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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George Condo

George Condo Cartoon Abstraction 2010 acrylic, charcoal on linen 78 x 108 in. (198.1 x 274.3 cm.) Signed and dated "Condo 2010" on the reverse.
Provenance Galerie Jérôme de Noirmont, Paris Exhibited Paris, Galerie Jérôme de Noirmont, George Condo – Cartoon Abstractions, March 31 - May 26, 2010

Lot #: 7

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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Jeff Koons

Jeff Koons Popples 1988 porcelain 29 3/8 x 23 x 12 in. (74.6 x 58.4 x 30.5 cm.) This work is number 3 from an edition of 3 plus 1 artist's proof.
Provenance Donald Young Gallery, Chicago Private Collection L&M Arts, New York Private Collection Exhibited Cologne, Galerie Max Hetzler, Banality

Lot #: 8

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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Jean-Michel Basquiat and Andy Warhol

Jean-Michel Basquiat and Andy Warhol Zenith 1985 acrylic on canvas 116 7/8 x 264 7/8 in. (297 x 673 cm.)
Provenance Galerie Bruno Bischofberger, Zurich Private Collection Exhibited Paris, Didier Imbert Fine Art, Warhol – Basquiat, September 29 – November 25, 1989 Kassel, Museum Fridericianum

Lot #: 9

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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Mark Tansey

Mark Tansey Coastline Measure 1987 oil on canvas 87 x 122 in. (221 x 309.9 cm.) Signed, titled and dated "Tansey 1987 'Coastline Measure'" on the reverse.
Provenance Hirschl & Adler Modern, New York Tom Patchett, Los Angeles Private Collection Exhibited Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$3,500,000 - US$4,500,000

Date: 15 May 2014

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Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol Four Self-Portraits-Blue Green (Reversal Series) 1979 acrylic, silkscreen inks on canvas 47 1/2 x 35 3/4 in. (120 x 91 cm.) Signed and dated “Andy Warhol 79" along the overlap; further titled "4 self portraits (reversal series) blue green” along the overlap.
Provenance Galerie Bruno

Lot #: 11

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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Donald Judd

12 Donald Judd Untitled (88-27 Menziken) 1988 anodized aluminum, green Plexiglas, in 6 parts each 19 3/4 x 39 x 19 3/4 in. (50.2 x 99.1 x 50.2 cm.) Each imprinted "DONALD JUDD 88-27 A" through "DONALD JUDD 88-27 F" respectively on the reverse; each further imprinted "ALUMINUM AG MENZIKEN" on the

Lot #: 12

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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Mark Bradford

Mark Bradford But You Better Not Get Old 2003 photomechanical reproductions, acrylic gel medium, permanent-wave end papers and additional mixed media on canvas 72 x 84 in. (183 x 213.5 cm.)
Provenance Lombard-Freid Fine Arts, New York Private Collection, New York Private Collection, Switzerland

Lot #: 13

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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Jean-Michel Basquiat

Jean-Michel Basquiat Untitled 1981 acrylic, oilstick on canvas 50 1/2 x 88 in. (128.5 x 223.5 cm.) Signed and dated “Jean Michel Basquiat 81” on the reverse.
Provenance Diego Cortez, New York Galerie Bruno Bischofberger, Zurich Private Collection, acquired directly from the above Exhibited Hannover

Lot #: 14

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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Mark Bradford

Mark Bradford The Father’s “NO” 2007 acrylic, felt-tip pen, silver coated paper, printed paper collage on gypsum each 23 3/4 x 29 1/2 in. (60.3 x 74.9 cm.) Each initialed and dated "MB 07" on the reverse.
Provenance Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York Catalogue Essay “The merchant posters break it down

Lot #: 15

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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Wade Guyton

Wade Guyton Untitled 2006 Epson UltraChrome inkjet on linen 80 x 69 in. (203.2 x 175.3 cm.)
Provenance Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne Private Collection Exhibited London, westlondonprojects, Wade Guyton Paintings, October 6 - November 11, 2006 Catalogue Essay “I’m not hoping for an accident or

Lot #: 16

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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Donald Judd

Donald Judd Untitled (79-35) 1979 copper, anodized aluminum 5 1/8 x 75 x 4 7/8 in. (13.1 x 190.5 x 12.6 cm) Imprinted "JUDD JO BERNSTEIN BROS. INC. 79-35" on the reverse.
Provenance Leo Castelli Gallery, New York Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles Private Collection, Antwerp Acquired from the above

Lot #: 17

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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Mark Rothko

18 Mark Rothko Untitled (Red, Blue, Orange) 1955 oil on canvas 66 5/8 x 49 3/8 in. (169.2 x 125.4 cm.) Estate number: 5194 Signed “Mark Rothko” on the reverse.
Provenance Estate of the Artist, 1970 Marlborough A.G., Liechtenstein/Marlborough Gallery, London Private Collection, Germany Christie's

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$0

Date: 15 May 2014

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Gerhard Richter

Gerhard Richter Abstraktes Bild 825-9 1995 oil on canvas 20 3/8 x 24 3/8 in. (51.8 x 61.9 cm.) Signed, numbered and dated "Richter 1995 825-9" on the reverse.
Provenance Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London Barbara Mathes Gallery, New York Galerie Leu, Munich Private Collection, Germany Sotheby's

Lot #: 19

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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Vija Celmins

20 Vija Celmins Night Sky #3 1991 oil on canvas, laid on wood panel 18 x 21 1/2 in. (45.7 x 54.6 cm.) Signed and dated "Vija Celmins 1991" on the reverse.
Provenance McKee Gallery, New York Private Collection Exhibited New York, Mckee Gallery, Vija Celmins – New Paintings, March, 1992 Philadelphia

Lot #: 20

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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Robert Ryman

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF CEIL AND MICHAEL PULITZER Robert Ryman Untitled 1962 graphite, pastel on manila polo paper 9 7/8 x 9 7/8 in. (25.3 x 25.2 cm.) Signed and dated "Ryman 62" lower right.
Provenance Collection of the artist Peter Blum Gallery, New York Exhibited New York, Peter Blum

Lot #: 21

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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Gerhard Richter

Gerhard Richter Mädchen im Sessel (Lila) 1965-66 oil on canvas 35 x 42 7/8 in. (88.9 x 108.9 cm.) Signed and dated "Richter 65" on reverse; further signed and dated "5.9.66 G. Richter" along the overlap.
Provenance Private Collection, Germany Private Collection, Europe Sotheby’s, New York

Lot #: 22

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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David Smith

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF CEIL AND MICHAEL PULITZER David Smith Abandoned Foundation (Landscape) 1946 steel, bronze on artist's wood base 13 1/4 x 15 3/4 x 5 1/8 in. (33.7 x 40 x 13 cm.) Signed and dated "David Smith 1946" on the base.
Provenance Collection of the Artist Collection of Tom

Lot #: 23

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol Jackie 1964 silkscreen on canvas 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm.) Signed and dated twice "Andy Warhol 1964" along the overlap.
Provenance Ileana Sonnabend, Paris Gian Enzo Sperone, Milan Acquired from the above by the present owner, in 1977 Exhibited Milan, Fondazione Antonio Mazzotta, Gli

Lot #: 24

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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Andy Warhol

25 Andy Warhol Flowers 1964 acrylic, silkscreen ink on canvas 48 x 48 in. (121.9 x 121.9 cm.) Stamped twice with the Estate of Andy Warhol and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. along the overlap; further numbered "PA53.012" along the overlap and stretcher bar.
Provenance Andy

Lot #: 25

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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Alexander Calder

26 PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTION Alexander Calder Crag with white flower and white discs 1974 painted sheet metal and wire 76 x 86 x 48 in. (193 x 218.4 x 121.9 cm.) Signed with monogram and dated "CA 74" on the base. This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$2,500,000 - US$3,500,000

Date: 15 May 2014

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Lucio Fontana

Lucio Fontana Concetto spaziale 1962 oil on canvas 28 3/4 x 23 5/8 in. (73 x 60 cm.) Signed "l. Fontana" lower right.
Provenance McRoberts & Tunnard, London Galleria Sianesi, Milan Gallery Art Point, Tokyo Private Collection Exhibited London, McRoberts & Tunnard, Fontana: Paintings, November

Lot #: 27

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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Roy Lichtenstein

Roy Lichtenstein Metallic Brushstroke Head 1994 nickel plated bronze, painted with enamel 83 x 24 x 22 in. (210.8 x 61 x 55.9 cm.) base 3 x 21 1/2 x 21 1/2 in. (7.6 x 54.6 x 54.6 cm.) Signed, inscribed, numbered and dated "rf Lichtenstein '94 AP 1/2 W.W.F." on the base. This work is artist proof 1

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$2,500,000 - US$3,500,000

Date: 15 May 2014

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Jean-Michel Basquiat

Jean-Michel Basquiat Rodo 1984 acrylic on canvas 66 1/8 x 60 1/4 in. (168 x 153 cm.) Signed, titled and dated “‘Rodo’ Jean Michel Basquiat 1984” on the reverse.
Provenance Galerie Bruno Bischofberger, Zurich Private Collection Private Collection, Geneva Exhibited Zurich, Galerie Bruno Bischofberger

Lot #: 30

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

Date: 15 May 2014

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Jeff Koons

Jeff Koons Bikini (Dots) 2001-07 silkscreen on stainless steel with mirror polished edges 56 x 90 x 1 3/4 in. (142.2 x 228.6 x 4.4 cm.) Signed and dated "2001" on the reverse. This work is from an edition of 4 unique variants.
Provenance Collection of the artist Phillips de Pury, New York, New

Lot #: 31

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

Date: 15 May 2014