Contemporary Art Evening

Phillips
New York

Date of the auction: 11.11.2013

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Lucien Smith

Lucien Smith Hobbes, The Rain Man, and My Friend Barney / Under the Sycamore Tree 2011 oil on canvas 122 x 91 in. (309.9 x 231.1 cm.)
Provenance OHWOW, Los Angeles Private Collection Catalogue Essay Blending a laidback West Coast attitude with Brooklyn grit, Lucien Smith has reinvigorated downtown

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$100,000 - US$150,000

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Nate Lowman

2 PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR Nate Lowman Trash Landing Marilyn #12 2011 oil and alkyd on linen 65 3/4 x 46 3/4 in. (167 x 118.7 cm.) Signed and dated "Nate Lowman 2011" along the overlap.
Provenance Maccarone Gallery, New York Private Collection Exhibited New York, Maccarone Gallery and Gavin

Lot #: 2

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

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Mark Grotjahn

3 Mark Grotjahn Untitled (Lines on Black) 2004 oil on linen 60 1/8 x 50 1/8 in. (152.7 x 127.3 cm.) Signed, titled and dated "MARK GROTJAHN 04 UNTITLED 'LINES ON BLACK' M. Grotjahn" along the overlap.
Provenance Anton Kern Gallery, New York Catalogue Essay "The ‘Face Paintings’ allow me to express

Lot #: 3

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

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Mark Grotjahn

4 Mark Grotjahn Untitled (Orange Butterfly Green M 2003 G) 2003 oil on linen 49 x 39 1/8 in. (124.5 x 99.4 cm.) Initialed and dated "MG 2003" along the lower edge.
Provenance Anton Kern Gallery, New York Exhibited New York, Anton Kern Gallery, Mark Grotjahn, October 9 – November 15, 2003 Thun

Lot #: 4

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

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Jeff Koons

Jeff Koons Buster Keaton 1988 polychromed wood 66 x 48 x 27 in. (167.6 x 121.9 x 68.6 cm.) This work is numbered and dated "1/3 '88" on the underside. This work is number 1 from an edition of 3 plus one artist's proof.
Provenance Galerie Max Hetzler, Cologne Private Collection Exhibited Cologne

Lot #: 5

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

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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John Currin

6 John Currin Amanda 2003 oil on canvas 32 x 40 1/8 in. (81.3 x 101.9 cm.) Signed and dated "John Currin 2003" along the overlap.
Provenance Sadie Coles HQ, London Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York Exhibited London, Sadie Coles HQ, John Currin, September 6–October 4, 2003 Literature E. Williams, "John

Lot #: 6

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

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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David Hammons

David Hammons Untitled 2000 crystal, brass, frosted glass, light fixtures, hardware and steel 77 x 87 x 25 in. (195.6 x 221 x 63.5 cm.) Executed in 2000. This work is unique from a series of 3.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist Exhibited Venice, Punta della Dogana, François Pinault

Lot #: 7

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

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Andy Warhol

8 Andy Warhol Nine Gold Marilyns (Reversal Series) 1980 silkscreen and acrylic on canvas 54 1/8 x 41 3/4 in. (137.5 x 106 cm.) Signed, titled and dated "9 Gold Marilyns, Andy Warhol, 1980 Reversal Series" along the overlap.
Provenance Galerie Bruno Bischofberger, Zurich Akira Ikeda Gallery, Japan

Lot #: 8

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

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Ed Ruscha

PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT EUROPEAN COLLECTION Ed Ruscha Higher Standards / Lower Prices 2007 diptych, acrylic on canvas each 48 1/8 x 110 1/8 in. (122.2 x 279.7 cm.) overall 48 1/8 x 220 1/8 in. (121.9 x 559.1 cm.) Signed, titled and dated “‘HIGHER STANDARDS’ Ed Ruscha 2007" on left panel; further

Lot #: 9

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

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol Gun 1982 acrylic and silkscreen inks on canvas 16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm.) Signed and dated "Andy Warhol 82" along the overlap.
Provenance Anthony d'Offay, London Private Collection, Europe Catalogue Essay “…as I was putting the phone down, I heard a loud exploding noise and whirled

Lot #: 10

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

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Jean-Michel Basquiat

Jean-Michel Basquiat Self-Portrait 1985 acrylic, oil stick, crown cork and bottle caps on wood 55 7/8 x 60 1/4 x 5 7/8 in. (141.9 x 153 x 14.9 cm.) Signed and dated "1985" on the reverse.
Provenance Private Collection, New York Phillips de Pury & Luxembourg, New York, Contemporary Art Part I

Lot #: 11

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

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Roy Lichtenstein

Roy Lichtenstein Woman with Peanuts 1962 oil and graphite on canvas 69 x 45 3/4 in. (175.3 x 116.2 cm.) Signed and dated "rf Lichtenstein '62" on the reverse.
Provenance Leo Castelli Gallery, New York George Segal, New Brunswick, 1963 Sidney Janis Gallery, New York Private Collection Exhibited New

Lot #: 12

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

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Andy Warhol

13 PROPERTY OF A NEW YORK COLLECTOR Andy Warhol Dance Steps 1962 pencil on paper 40 x 30 in. (101.6 x 76.2 cm.) Signed and dated "ANDY WARHOL / 62" on the reverse
Provenance Galerie Heiner Friedrich, Munich Kasper König, Germany Private Collection, 1979 Christie's, London, Post-War and Contemporary

Lot #: 13

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

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol One Dollar Bill (Back) 1962 silkscreen ink on linen 8 x 12 in. (20.3 x 30.5 cm.) Signed and dated "Andy Warhol 1962" on the reverse; further stamped by the Andy Warhol Authentication Board and numbered A123.965 on the reverse.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist Sotheby's, New

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$250,000 - US$350,000

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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James Rosenquist

PROPERTY OF A NEW YORK COLLECTOR James Rosenquist Ceci N'est Pas un Pistolet 1996 oil on canvas laid on board 48 x 48 in. (121.9 x 121.9 cm.) Signed, titled and dated "James Rosenquist, 1996, "CE N'EST PAS UN PISTOLET'" along the overlap.
Provenance Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris Bernard Jacobson

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$500,000 - US$700,000

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Ed Ruscha

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ULRIKE KANTOR, LOS ANGELES Ed Ruscha Angry People 1973 oil on canvas 20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 61 cm.) Signed, dedicated and dated "Edward Ruscha 1973 For Ulrike" on the reverse.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist Exhibited San Francisco, San Francisco Museum of

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$600,000 - US$800,000

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Cy Twombly

Cy Twombly Untitled 1969 graphite, wax crayon, felt-tip pen and colored pencil on paper 23 x 30 3/4 in. (58.4 x 78.1 cm.)
Provenance Galerie Karsten Greve, Cologne Private Collection, Europe Christie's, New York, Post-War and Contemporary Art, November 11, 2010, lot 228 Acquired at the above sale by

Lot #: 17

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

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Mark Rothko

PROPERTY FROM A PROMINENT AMERICAN COLLECTION Mark Rothko Untitled (Black on Gray) 1969-70 acrylic on canvas 68 x 64 in (172.7 x 162.6 cm.)
Provenance Estate of the Artist Marlborough A.G, Lichtenstein/Marlborough Gallery, London Galerie Beyeler, Basel Private Collection, Germany Jason McCoy, New

Lot #: 18

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

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Alexander Calder

Alexander Calder Polygones noirs 1953 stabile, standing mobile: painted sheet metal, rod, wire 37 1/2 x 39 x 15 in. (95.3 x 99.1 x 38.1 cm.)
Provenance Galerie Maeght, Paris Private Collection, Paris Kukje Gallery, Seoul Private Collection Exhibited Galerie Maeght, Paris, Aix, Saché, Roxbury

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$1,400,000 - US$1,800,000

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Lucio Fontana

Lucio Fontana Concetto spaziale, Attesa 1964 waterpaint on canvas 25 3/4 x 21 1/4 in. (65.4 x 54 cm.) Signed, titled and inscribed "L. Fontana "Concetto Spaziale ATTESA" para el amigo Soto ciao, oggi vado dal Dottore, a farmi visitare,'" on the reverse.
Provenance Jesús Rafael Soto, gift from the

Lot #: 20

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

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Dan Flavin

Dan Flavin Untitled (to Jean-Christophe) 1970 pink, green, blue and red fluorescent light 48 x 8 3/4 x 4 in. (121.9 x 22.2 x 10.2 cm.) This work is number 1 from an edition of 5. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity and annotated "Dan Flavin 1/3" by the artist. Dan Flavin

Lot #: 21

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

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Robert Ryman

PROPERTY OF A NEW YORK COLLECTOR Robert Ryman Untitled (Paris 69) 1969 acrylic on fiberglass laid on panel 12 x 12 in. (30.5 x 30.5 cm.) Signed, dated and titled "Ryman 69 Paris" on the reverse.
Provenance Eugenia Butler, Los Angeles Galerie Di Meo, Paris Pace Gallery, New York Private Collection

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$300,000 - US$500,000

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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On Kawara

PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT EUROPEAN COLLECTION On Kawara May 10, 1989 1989 Liquitex on canvas and handmade board box with newspaper clippings from The New York Times canvas 10 1/4 x 13 1/8 in. (26 x 33.3 cm.) box 10 3/4 x 13 5/8 x 1 7/8 in. (27.3 x 34.6 x 4.8 cm.) Signed "On Kawara" on the reverse

Lot #: 23

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

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Kazuo Shiraga

24 Kazuo Shiraga Keishizoku 1961 oil on canvas 76 3/8 x 51 1/2 in. (194 x 130.8 cm) Signed dated and titled "Kazuo Shiraga 1961 [Keishizoku]" on the reverse.
Provenance Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo Private Collection, Osaka Catalogue Essay “The physical constitution with which someone is born is that

Lot #: 24

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

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Yayoi Kusama

Yayoi Kusama Infinity Nets (Opreta) 2007 oil on canvas 63 1/2 x 51 1/8 in. (161.3 x 129.9 cm.) Signed, titled and dated "OPRETA INFINITY NETS Yayoi Kusama 2007" on the reverse.
Provenance Jean Art Gallery, Seoul Dado Art Gallery, Seoul Christie's, New York, Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Sale

Lot #: 25

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

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Joan Mitchell

PROPERTY OF A DISTINGUISHED WEST COAST COLLECTOR Joan Mitchell Untitled 1992 oil on canvas 51 x 38 in. (129.5 x 96.5 cm.) Signed "Joan Mitchell" lower right.
Provenance Estate of the artist Robert Miller Gallery, New York Private Collection Robert Miller Gallery, New York Exhibited New York, Robert

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$500,000 - US$700,000

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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David Hockney

PROPERTY OF A DISTINGUISHED WEST COAST COLLECTOR David Hockney The Eighteenth V.N. Painting 1992 oil on canvas 36 x 48 in. (91.4 x 121.9 cm.) Signed, titled and dated "David Hockney 92 The Eighteenth VN Painting" on the reverse.
Provenance Annely Juda Fine Art, London Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$450,000 - US$550,000

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Alexander Calder

Alexander Calder Multicolor stabile (Maquette) 1962 polychromed metal sheet 14 3/4 x 9 1/2 x 19 1/2 in. (37.5 x 24 x 49.5 cm.)
Provenance Ameringer & Yohe Fine Art, New York Private Collection, Connecticut Galerie Beyeler, Basel Private Collection Exhibited New York, Ameringer Fine Arts, Calder

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$600,000 - US$800,000

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Wayne Thiebaud

Wayne Thiebaud Traffic Lanes 1982 watercolor, pastel, pencil and black ink on paper 29 1/2 x 22 in. (74.9 x 55.9 cm.) Signed and dated "Thiebaud 1982" lower right.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist Faggionato Fine Arts, London Private Collection, Italy Exhibited London, Faggionato Fine

Lot #: 29

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

Date: 11 Nov 2013

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Jean-Michel Basquiat

Jean-Michel Basquiat Untitled 1982 oil stick and crayon on paper 30 x 22 3/8 in. (76.2 x 56.8 cm.) Signed "Jean Michel" on the reverse. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by the Estate of Jean-Michel Basquiat and signed by Gerard Basquiat.
Provenance Tony Shafrazi

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$300,000 - US$500,000

Date: 11 Nov 2013