Contemporary Art Evening

Phillips
New York

Date of the auction: 08.03.2012

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Jay Z, Kanye West and Spike Jonze

THIS LOT IS BEING SOLD PARTLY TO BENEFIT SAVE THE CHILDREN Jay Z, Kanye West and Spike Jonze OTIS MAYBACH 2011 2004 Maybach 57 customized for the video for the Grammy Award winning song Otis, 2011 Featuring JAY Z and Kanye West, directed by Spike Jonze. Chassis no. W240 a Engine Type: Gas V12 Brake

Lot #: 1

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

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Garth Weiser

Garth Weiser Double Circle #1 (Red, Brown, White, Grey, Partial Eclipse) 2008 acrylic and gouache on canvas 93 x 83 in. (236.2 x 210.8 cm) Signed, titled and dated “Garth Weiser 2008, Double Circle #1 Red, Brown, White, Grey, Partial Eclipse, 2008” on the reverse.
Provenance Casey Kaplan Gallery

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$20,000

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Walead Beshty

Walead Beshty Untitled 2008 color photographic paper 46 x 29 3/4 in. (116.8 x 75.6 cm) Signed "Walead Beshty" on a label affixed to the reverse of the backing board.
Provenance WALLSPACE, New York Catalogue Essay Through a portal of endlessly overlapping geometric shapes, vibrant colors, and organic

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$20,000

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Tauba Auerbach

Tauba Auerbach Binary Lowercase 2006 acrylic on panel 24 x 19 1/2 in. (61 x 49.5 cm) Signed, titled and dated “Tauba Auerbach, Binary Lowercase, 2006” on the reverse.
Provenance Deitch Projects, New York Exhibited New York, Deitch Projects, Tauba Auerbach: Yes and Not Yes, October 5 – November 4

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Kelley Walker and Wade Guyton

Kelley Walker and Wade Guyton Coconut Lamp 2005 nine coconuts, electrical wiring, light bulbs, and four paint cans with digital inkjet prints paint can: 7 3/4 x 6 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. (19.7 x 16.5 x 16.5 cm) overall installed dimensions: 18 x 26 1/2 x 22 in. (45.7 x 67.3 x 55.9 cm)
Provenance Greene

Lot #: 5

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

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Dan Colen

Dan Colen The son of a white man (Air force pilot / plantation owner) 2010 chewing gum on canvas 48 x 36 in. (121.9 x 91.4 cm) Signed, titled and dated “Dan Colen, 2010, The son of a white man (Air force pilot / plantation owner)” along the overlap.
Provenance Gagosian Gallery, New York Catalogue

Lot #: 6

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

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Steven Parrino

Steven Parrino Untitled 1999 acrylic and enamel on slack canvas 24 x 24 3/8 in. (61 x 61.9 cm) Signed and dated “Steven Parrino ‘99” on the stretcher.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner Catalogue Essay Steven Parrino’s unique, single minded avant-garde oeuvre, dating

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$80,000 - US$120,000

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Anselm Reyle

Anselm Reyle Untitled 2005 acrylic and PVC foil on canvas, in Plexiglas box 92 1/8 x 78 1/8 x 8 1/4 in. (234 x 198.4 x 21 cm)
Provenance Gavin Brown's enterprise, New York Exhibited Los Angeles, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Painting in Tongues, January, 29 – April 17, 2006 Literature M. Darling

Lot #: 8

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

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Cindy Sherman

9 Cindy Sherman Untitled #426 2004 color photograph 79 1/2 x 54 3/4 in. (201.9 x 139.1 cm) Signed, numbered and dated “Cindy Sherman, 2004, 5/6” on a label affixed to the reverse of the backing board. This work is number five from an edition of six.
Provenance Metro Pictures, New York Exhibited New

Lot #: 9

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

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Adam McEwen

Adam McEwen Bomber Harris 2008 acrylic and chewing gum on canvas 64 x 48 in. (162.6 x 121.9 cm) Signed and dated “A. McEwen 2008” on the stretcher.
Provenance Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels Catalogue Essay Bomber Harris, 2008, is from a series of chewing gum

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$80,000 - US$120,000

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Dan Flavin

Dan Flavin Untitled (To Pat and Bob Rohm) 1973 red, yellow, and green fluorescent light 96 x 24 in. (243.8 x 61 cm) This work is number two from an edition of five, and is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.
Provenance John Weber Gallery, New York Gagosian Gallery, New

Lot #: 11

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

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Donald Judd

Donald Judd Untitled (1968-76) 1968-1976 cadmium red paint on wood 20 7/8 x 17 x 2 in. (53 x 43.2 x 5.1 cm) Signed "Judd" on the reverse.
Provenance Susan Sheehan, New York Private collection, Europe Catalogue Essay Donald Judd advocated rigorous and deliberate creation without compositional

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$80,000 - US$120,000

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Robert Mangold

Robert Mangold Study for Red Ellipse Green Ellipse 1987 acrylic and pencil on canvas 43 1/2 x 58 in. (110.5 x 147.3 cm) Signed, titled and dated “R. Mangold, 1987, Red Ellipse/Green Ellipse (Study)” on the reverse.
Provenance Paula Cooper Gallery, New York Nohra Haime Gallery, New York Pace

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$150,000 - US$200,000

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Peter Halley

Peter Halley Silver Prison 1999 acrylic, metallic acrylic and Roll-a-Tex on two attached canvases 44 1/8 x 39 7/8 in. (112.1 x 101.3 cm) Signed and dated “Peter Halley 99” on the reverse.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner Catalogue Essay Peter Halley’s paintings serve

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$50,000

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Steven Parrino

Steven Parrino Untitled 1999 acrylic on canvas 24 x 24 1/4 in. (61 x 61.6 cm) Signed and dated “Steven Parrino 1999” on the stretcher.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner Catalogue Essay Untitled, 1999, disrupts the perfection of a painted surface through a process of

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$60,000 - US$80,000

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Gabriel Orozco

Gabriel Orozco Floating Sinking Shell 2 2004 plaster and shell 5 x 12 x 12 in. (12.7 x 30.5 x 30.5 cm) Signed and dated “Gabriel Orozco 2004” on the underside of the plaster element.
Provenance Marian Goodman Gallery, New York Exhibited New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Gabriel Orozco, December

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Ed Ruscha

Ed Ruscha Ting... 1984 dry pigment on paper 23 x 29 in. (58.4 x 73.7 cm) Signed and dated “Ed Ruscha 1984” lower right. This work will be included in the forthcoming volume of Edward Ruscha: Catalogue Raisonné of the Works on Paper.
Provenance Gagosian Gallery, New York Private collection, Italy

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$80,000 - US$120,000

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Allan McCollum

Allan McCollum Perfect Vehicles (in five parts) 1986 acrylic and enamel on cast Hydro-Stone® with wooden base each: 21 x 10 x 10 in. (53.3 x 25.4 x 25.4 cm) Each signed and dated "Allan McCollum 1986" and numbered consecutively on the underside.
Provenance Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, Los Angeles

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$50,000

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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David Salle

David Salle Untitled 1986 acrylic and oil on canvas 60 x 42 in. (152.4 x 106.7 cm)
Provenance Mary Boone Gallery, New York Catalogue Essay David Salle’s unique incorporation of art-historical references and ambiguous combinations of original and appropriated imagery have made him one of the most

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$70,000 - US$90,000

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Roy Lichtenstein

Roy Lichtenstein Brushstroke Still Life with Lamp 1997 screenprint, with hand-painted Magna on honeycomb-core aluminum panel, in a white wood artist’s frame 54 x 72 1/2 in. (137.2 x 184.2 cm) Signed, numbered and dated “pp 2/3, rf Lichtenstein, ‘97” along the right edge. This work is printer proof

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$350,000 - US$450,000

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol Vesuvius 1985 acrylic on canvas 27 3/4 x 32 1/4 in. (70.5 x 81.9 cm) Signed and dated “Andy Warhol 85” on the overlap. Stamped by the Andy Warhol Art Authentication Board and numbered "A100.111" on the overlap.
Provenance Lucio Amelio, Naples Exhibited Naples, Soprintendenza per i Beni

Lot #: 22

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

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Jean-Michel Basquiat

Jean-Michel Basquiat Untitled (Skull) 1981 chalk on black paper 20 1/2 x 14 in. (52.1 x 35.6 cm) This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by the Authentication Committee for the Estate of Jean-Michel Basquiat.
Provenance The Estate of Jean-Michel Basquiat Catalogue Essay In

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$120,000 - US$180,000

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Thomas Struth

Thomas Struth Museo del Vaticano I, Roma 1990 digital color coupler print, mounted on Plexiglas 66 1/8 x 81 7/8 in. (168 x 208 cm) Signed, inscribed, numbered, and dated “Thomas Struth, Rome 1990, 2/10, Print: 1991” on the reverse. This work is number two from an edition of ten.
Provenance Private

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$120,000 - US$180,000

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Anselm Kiefer

Anselm Kiefer Hommage à Omar Khayyám 2002 emulsion, dried flowers, iron elements and charcoal on lead, in artist’s frame 95 1/4 x 51 7/8 in (241.9 x 131.8 cm) Titled "Omar Khayyám" upper right.
Provenance Private collection, Paris Catalogue Essay XXVIII With them the seed of Wisdom did I sow, And

Lot #: 25

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

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Richard Prince

Richard Prince Eden Rock 2006 acrylic on canvas 19 x 25 3/4 in. (48.3 x 65.4 cm) Signed and dated “Richard Prince 2006" on the reverse.
Provenance Gagosian Gallery, New York Exhibited St. Barths, Eden Rock Hotel Gallery, Richard Prince, December 27, 2007- February 28, 2008 Catalogue Essay Debuting

Lot #: 26

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

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Philip Taaffe

Philip Taaffe Asplenium Dicompositum 1997 oil pigment on canvas 55 x 64 1/2 in. (139.7 x 163.8 cm) Signed, titled and dated “Asplenium Dicompositum, P. Taaffe, 1997-98” on the reverse.
Provenance Gagosian Gallery, New York Private collection, Texas Catalogue Essay Philip Taaffe explores and revises

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Barbara Kruger

Barbara Kruger Untitled (Go/Stay) 2006-2007 two chromogenic prints, in artist's frames each panel: 74 x 47 1/4 in. (188 x 120 cm) overall dimensions: 74 x 100 in. (188 x 254 cm) This work is number six from an edition of ten.
Provenance Mary Boone Gallery, New York Catalogue Essay Through the

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$50,000 - US$70,000

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Tim Noble and Sue Webster

Tim Noble and Sue Webster Two Works: Puny Undernourished Kid and Girlfriend From Hell 2004 82 multicolored neon sections, transformers left: 111 3/4 x 71 x 1 1/2 in. (283.8 x 180.3 x 3.8 cm) right: 110 1/4 x 82 3/4 x 1 1/2 in. (280 x 210.2 x 3.8 cm) This work is number three from an edition of three

Lot #: 29

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

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Takashi Murakami

Takashi Murakami Eye Love SUPERFLAT 2004 acrylic on canvas laid on panel 59 x 59 in. (149.9 x 149.9 cm) Signed and dated “Murakami 04” on the reverse.
Provenance Private Collection © 2004 Takashi Murakami/Kaikai Kiki Co., Ltd. All Rights Reserved Catalogue Essay © 2004 Takashi Murakami/Kaikai Kiki

Lot #: 30

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

Date: 8 Mar 2012

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Karen Kilimnik

Karen Kilimnik Swimming in the Atlantic at Dawn 1999 water soluble oil on canvas 16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm) Signed, titled, and dated “July 22, 99 – November 2, 99, Swimming in the Atlantic at Dawn, Karen Kilimnik” on the reverse.
Provenance Marc Jancou Fine Art, New York Literature N. Tobbe

Lot #: 31

Estimate: US$50,000 - US$70,000

Date: 8 Mar 2012