Contemporary Art Part I

Phillips
New York

Date of the auction: 07.11.2011

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Maurizio Cattelan

PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTION Maurizio Cattelan Untitled 2000 polyester resin, brass fixtures, and mixed media with sound track and electric lights door: 3 3/8 x 2 in (8.6 x 5.1 cm) trash bin: 1 1/2 x 1 1/4 in (3.8 x 3.2 cm) This work is from an edition of three.
Provenance Marian Goodman

Lot #: 1

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Mark Grotjahn

2 PROPERTY OF A NEW YORK COLLECTION Mark Grotjahn Untitled (Crimson Red and Canary Yellow Butterfly 798) 2009 colored pencil on paper 86 x 47 3/4 in (218.4 x 121.3 cm) Signed twice, titled, and dated “Mark Grotjahn, Untitled (Crimson Red and Canary Yellow Butterfly 798), 2009” on the reverse

Lot #: 2

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Urs Fischer

Urs Fischer ? 2005 polyurethane resin, two-component polyurethane foam, acrylic paint, wire, string, plaster, wood, and hair dimensions variable: 69 x 20 x 14 1/2 in (175.3 x 50.8 x 36.8 cm) Signed and dated “Urs Fischer 2005” on the arm. This work is unique.
Provenance Bortolami Dayan Gallery, New

Lot #: 3

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Christopher Wool

PROPERTY OF AN AMERICAN COLLECTION Christopher Wool Untitled (P 177) 1993 enamel on aluminum 78 x 60 in. (198.1 x 152.4 cm) Signed, numbered and dated “Wool, 1993, P 177” on the reverse.
Provenance Luhring Augustine, New York Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin Exhibited Cologne, Galerie Max Hetzler

Lot #: 4

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Christopher Wool

PROPERTY OF AN AMERICAN COLLECTION Christopher Wool Untitled (P 63) 1988 alkyd and flashe on aluminum 84 x 60 in. (213.4 x 152.4 cm) Signed, titled, numbered and dated “Untitled (P 63), Wool, 1988” on the reverse.
Provenance Luhring Augustine & Hodes Gallery, New York Collection of Günther Förg

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$700,000 - US$900,000

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Christopher Wool

PROPERTY OF AN AMERICAN COLLECTION Christopher Wool Untitled (P 71) 1988 alkyd and flashe on aluminum 96 x 72 in. (243.8 x 182.9 cm) Signed, numbered and dated “Wool, 1988, P 71” on the reverse.
Provenance Luhring Augustine & Hodes Gallery, New York Exhibited New York, Luhring Augustine & Hodes

Lot #: 6

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Ugo Rondinone

Ugo Rondinone DRITTERJUNIZWEITAUSENDUNDNEUN (3. June 2009) 2009 acrylic on canvas, and plastic plaque 102 3/8 x 78 3/4 in. (260 x 200 cm) Signed and dated “Ugo Rondinone 2009” on the stretcher. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity.
Provenance Almine Rech Gallery, Paris Exhibited

Lot #: 7

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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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, 1979/80, Reversal Series” along the overlap.
Provenance Galerie Bruno Bischofberger, Zurich Akira Ikeda Gallery, Japan

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$7,000,000 - US$10,000,000

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Sherrie Levine

PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTION Sherrie Levine Skull 2001 bronze skull, wood and glass vitrine skull: 5 1/8 x 5 1/8 x 6 3/4 in. (13 x 13 x 17 cm) vitrine: 69 1/8 x 20 x 20 in. (175.5 x 50.7 x 50.7 cm) This work is from an edition of 12.
Provenance Galerie Jablonka, Cologne Exhibited London, Simon

Lot #: 9

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Damien Hirst

10 PROPERTY OF AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTION Damien Hirst Disintegration - The Crown of Life 2006 butterflies and household gloss on canvas unframed: 110 3/8 x 72 1/8 in. (280.4 x 183.2 cm) framed: 117 3/4 x 78 3/4 in. (299.1 x 200 cm) Signed, titled and dated “Damien Hirst, ‘The Crown of Life

Lot #: 10

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Jeff Koons

11 PROPERTY OF A DISTINGUISHED AMERICAN COLLECTION Jeff Koons Cape Codder Troll 1986 stainless steel 21 x 8 1/2 x 9 in. (53.3 x 21.6 x 22.9 cm) This work is from an edition of three plus one artist’s proof.
Provenance Galerie Max Hetzler, Cologne Sale: Sotheby’s, London, Contemporary Art Evening

Lot #: 11

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Damien Hirst

PROPERTY OF A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN COLLECTION Damien Hirst Au-195m 2008 enamel paint and household gloss on canvas 76 x 92 in. (193.0 x 233.7 cm) Signed and dated “Damien Hirst 2008” on the reverse.
Provenance White Cube, London Exhibited Kiev, PinchukArtCentre, Damien Hirst: Requiem, April 25

Lot #: 12

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Ed Ruscha

13 Ed Ruscha Romance 1980 oil on canvas 55 1/8 x 57 1/2 in. (140 x 146.1 cm) Signed and dated “Ed Ruscha 1980” on the reverse.
Provenance Ace Gallery, Venice, California Private Collection Exhibited Vancouver, Ace Gallery, Edward Ruscha: Recent Paintings, June – July, 1981 Nagoya City Museum and Los

Lot #: 13

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Richard Prince

14 PROPERTY OF A DISTINGUISHED AMERICAN COLLECTION Richard Prince Untitled (Cowboy) 2003 Ektacolor photograph 39 5/8 x 30 in. (100.6 x 76.2 cm) Signed, dated “Prince, 2003” and numbered of two on the reverse. This work is from an edition of two plus one artist’s proof.
Provenance Barbara Gladstone

Lot #: 14

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Maurizio Cattelan

Maurizio Cattelan Frank and Jamie 2002 wax, clothes and life size figures Jamie: 71 x 24 1/2 x 17 3/4 in. (180.3 x 62.2 x 45.1 cm) Frank: 74 1/2 x 24 3/4 x 20 1/2 in. (189.2 x 62.9 x 52.1 cm) This work is from an edition of three plus one artist’s proof and is accompanied by a certificate of

Lot #: 15

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Roy Lichtenstein

16 Roy Lichtenstein Forms in Space 1985 Magna on canvas 24 x 32 in. (61 x 81.3 cm) Signed and dated “R. Lichtenstein ‘85” on the reverse.
Provenance Leo Castelli Gallery, New York Exhibited The Hague, Netherlands, Art in Embassies Program “An Exhibition of American Art” Ambassador’s Residence

Lot #: 16

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Cindy Sherman

PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE NEW YORK COLLECTION Cindy Sherman Untitled (#88) 1981 chromogenic print 24 x 48 in. (61 x 121.9 cm) Signed, dated “Cindy Sherman 1981” and numbered of ten on the reverse. This work is from an edition of ten.
Provenance Metro Pictures, New York Exhibited New York, Metro

Lot #: 17

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Richard Prince

18 PROPERTY OF AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTION Richard Prince Runaway Nurse 2006 inkjet and acrylic on canvas 80 x 52 in. (203.2 x 132.1 cm) Signed, titled and dated “Richard Prince, 2006, Runaway Nurse #2” on the reverse.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner Catalogue

Lot #: 18

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Andy Warhol

19 Andy Warhol Knives 1982 silkscreen ink and synthetic polymer on canvas 70 7/8 x 52 in. (180 x 132.1 cm) Signed and dated “Andy Warhol 82” along the overlap.
Provenance Galeria Fernando Vijande, Madrid Private collection, Europe Exhibited Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Andy Warhol, August 27 – October

Lot #: 19

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Cy Twombly

20 PROPERTY OF A PROMINENT PRIVATE COLLECTION Cy Twombly Untitled 2006 acrylic on canvas 84 3/4 x 66 in. (215 x 167.8 cm) Signed “CT” upper left.
Provenance Thomas Ammann Fine Art, Zurich Exhibited Zurich, Thomas Ammann Fine Art AG, Cy Twombly, June 1 – September 28, 2007 Literature G. Frei, Cy

Lot #: 20

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Andy Warhol

21 PROPERTY OF A PROMINENT EAST COAST COLLECTION Andy Warhol Self-Portrait 1986 synthetic polymer and silkscreen ink on canvas 22 x 22 in. (56 x 56 cm) Stamped with the Estate of Andy Warhol and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts and numbered “PO40.040” on the overlap and on the

Lot #: 21

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Yves Klein

Yves Klein Untitled Coral Sculpture, (SE 288) 1958 dry pigment and synthetic resin on natural coral 12 1/4 x 12 1/4 x 5 in. (31 x 31 x 14 cm) Initialed and dated “Y.K. 58” on the reverse.
Provenance Alexander Iolas, New York Acquired directly from the above by the previous owner Private Collection

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$650,000 - US$750,000

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Willem de Kooning

23 Willem de Kooning Untitled XVIII 1984 oil on canvas 88 x 77 in. (223.5 x 195.6 cm) Signed “de Kooning” on the stretcher.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist, 1985 Xavier Fourcade, Inc., New York Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York Matthew Marks Gallery, New York Exhibited Cambridge

Lot #: 23

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Andy Warhol

24 PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE NEW YORK COLLECTION Andy Warhol Jackie 1964 acrylic and silkscreen ink on linen 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm) Stamped with the Estate of Andy Warhol and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts and numbered "PA 56.117" on the overlap.
Provenance The Andy Warhol

Lot #: 24

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Alexander Calder

25 Alexander Calder Trepied 1972 painted metal 112 1/4 x 118 1/4 x 124 in. (285.1 x 300.4 x 315 cm) Initialed and dated “AC 72” on the metal element.
Provenance Galerie Maeght, Paris Private Collection Sale: Sotheby’s, New York, Contemporary Art Evening Sale, May 18, 1999, lot 24 Acquired at the

Lot #: 25

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Ellsworth Kelly

26 PROPERTY OF AN IMPORTANT MIDWEST COLLECTION Ellsworth Kelly Green Black 1968 oil on canvas 95 x 68 in. (241.3 x 172.7 cm) Initialed and dated “EK 68” on the reverse. Also signed and dated “Kelly 1968” on the stretcher.
Provenance Sidney Janis Gallery, New York Collection of Carter Burden, New

Lot #: 26

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Donald Judd

27 Donald Judd Untitled (Lippincott) 1985 anodized aluminum, clear and green Plexiglas 9 7/8 x 60 x 9 7/8 in. (25 x 152 x 25 cm)
Provenance Margot Paz, Madrid Galerie Lelong, New York Nick and Vera Munro, Hamburg Paula Cooper Gallery, New York Private Collection Catalogue Essay In his 1964 essay

Lot #: 27

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Richard Serra

Richard Serra Palms 1985 Cor-ten steel, 2 plates plate one: 141 3/4 x 118 1/8 x 2 7/8 in. (360 x 300 x 7.3 cm) plate two: 141 3/4 x 94 1/2 x 2 3/4 in. (360 x 240 x 7 cm) This work is sold subject to the artist and the buyer agreeing on the site for the sculpture and the manner and position in which

Lot #: 28

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Philip Guston

PROPERTY OF A NEW ORLEANS COLLECTION Philip Guston Path III 1960 oil on canvas 64 x 76 in. (162.6 x 193 cm) Signed “Philip Guston” lower right. Also signed, titled and dated “Philip Guston, ‘Path III’, 1960” on the reverse.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner Exhibited

Lot #: 30

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011

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Joan Mitchell

Joan Mitchell Untitled 1981 oil on canvas 31 3/4 x 23 3/4 in. (80.6 x 60.3 cm)
Provenance The Estate of Joan Mitchell Cheim & Read, New York Private Collection Catalogue Essay Prefiguring her celebrated La Grande Vallée series that would follow two years later, 1981’s Untitled finds Joan Mitchell in

Lot #: 31

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

Date: 7 Nov 2011