Contemporary Art Part II

Phillips
New York

Date of the auction: 13.05.2011

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Adam McEwen

Adam McEwen Bomber Harris 2008 Acrylic and chewing gum on canvas. 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm.) Signed and dated "A. McEwen 2008" on the overlap.
Provenance Nicole Klagsbrun, New York

Lot #: 101

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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Slater Bradley

Slater Bradley Untitled 2004 Ink drawing on photograph. Image: 4 x 6 in. (10.2 x 15.2 cm.); frame: 13 1/2 x 17 1/2 in. (34.3 x 44.5 cm.) Signed and dated "Slater Bradley 2004" on the reverse of the backing board.
Provenance Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

Lot #: 102

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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Jim Hodges

Jim Hodges Gold around a corner (a study) 2000 Imitation gold leaf on paper. 16 x 22 in. (40.6 x 55.9 cm.) Signed, titled and dated "Jim Hodges, 2000, Gold around a corner (a study)" on the reverse.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist

Lot #: 103

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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David Ratcliff

David Ratcliff Abstract Painting (Floor) 2005 Acrylic on canvas. 72 x 66 in. (182.9 x 167.6 cm.) Signed, titled, inscribed and dated "David Ratcliff, Abstract Painting (Floor), May 2005 Los Angeles" on the reverse.
Provenance Team Gallery, New York; Sale: New York, Phillips de Pury & Company

Lot #: 104

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 13 May 2011

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Adam Pendleton

Adam Pendleton Two works: i) History (May 1984 White); ii) History (Nostalgia White) 2005 Silkscreen on canvas. Each 30 1/4 x 22 1/4 in. (76.8 x 56.5 cm.) Each signed and dated "Adam Pendleton 2005" on the overlap.
Provenance Roberts & Tilton, Los Angeles Exhibited Los Angeles, Roberts & Tilton

Lot #: 105

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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Josh Smith

Josh Smith Two Works: i) Untitled, SMJ.0005; ii) Untitled, SMJ.0003 2005 Paint and paper collage on board. Each 60 x 47 7/8 in. (152.4 x 121.6 cm.)
Provenance Jonathan Viner Gallery, London Exhibited London, Royal Academy of Arts, USA TODAY: New American Art from The Saatchi Gallery, October 6

Lot #: 106

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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David Ratcliff

David Ratcliff Paper Shredder Party 2006 Acrylic on canvas. 72 x 95 7/8 in. (182.9 x 243.5 cm.)
Provenance Bellwether Gallery, New York

Lot #: 107

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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Tom Burr

Tom Burr Bitch, Immediately After Vinyl 2004 Stained plywood, metal structure and vinyl flower. 70 7/8 x 31 1/5 x 65 in. (180 x 79.2 x 165.1 cm.)
Provenance Stuart Shave Modern Art, London Exhibited London, The Saatchi Gallery, Abstract America: New Painting and Sculpture, May 29, 2009 - January 17

Lot #: 108

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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Dan Colen

Dan Colen Fucking Trouble Maker (Piece, Peace) 2006 Diptych. Ink on paper. Each 12 7/8 x 12 in. (32.7 x 30.5 cm.) Signed "Dan Colen" on the reverse.
Provenance Peres Projects, Berlin Exhibited Berlin, Peres Projects, Dan Colen: No Me, September 30 - November 4, 2006

Lot #: 109

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 13 May 2011

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Rob Pruitt and Walter Early

Rob Pruitt and Walter Early Beer Cans (Sculpture for Teenage Boys) 1990 Pabst beer cans with decals. 19 x 8 x 5 in. (48.3 x 20.3 x 12.7 cm.) This work is unique.
Provenance 303 Gallery, New York; Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 110

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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Sterling Ruby

Sterling Ruby Deep Clean Bleach 2005 Lambda print mounted to Plexiglas. 44 1/2 x 72 5/8 in. (113 x 184.5 cm). This work is from an edition of three plus two artist's proofs.
Provenance Marc Foxx, Los Angeles

Lot #: 111

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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Glenn Ligon

Glenn Ligon Schwarzmannstrasse 2001 Graphite on paper. 28 5/8 x 40 in. (72.7 x 101.6 cm.) Signed, inscribed and dated "Glenn Ligon, Munich 2001" on the reverse.
Provenance D'Amelio Terras, New York Exhibited New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Glenn Ligon: America, March 10 - June 5, 2011

Lot #: 112

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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Glenn Ligon

Glenn Ligon Prologue Series #15 1993 Gouache and oil stick on paper. 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm.) Signed and dated "Glenn Ligon '93" lower right; also signed and titled "Glenn Ligon, Prologue Series #15" on a label adhered to the reverse of the backing board.
Provenance Matthew Marks Gallery, New

Lot #: 113

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$40,000

Date: 13 May 2011

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Aaron Young

Aaron Young The Young and the Driftless (and details) 2007 Rubber on safety glass. 84 x 60 in. (213.4 x 152.4 cm.)
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist Exhibited London, Saatchi Gallery, Abstract America: New Painting and Sculpture, May 29, 2009 - January 17, 2010 Literature J. Cape

Lot #: 114

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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Aaron Young

Aaron Young KEEP OUT 2008 Bronze, paint and spray paint. 38 1/2 x 30 x 29 in. (97.8 x 76.2 x 73.7 cm.)
Provenance Bortolami Gallery, New York

Lot #: 115

Estimate: US$25,000 - US$35,000

Date: 13 May 2011

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Erick Swenson

Erick Swenson Ne Plus Ultra 2005 Resin, MDF and acrylic paint. 12 1/4 x 16 x 14 3/4 in. (31.1 x 40.6 x 37.5 cm.) This work is from an edition of five plus two artist's proofs.
Provenance James Cohan Gallery, New York Exhibited London, Royal Academy of Arts, USA TODAY: New American Art from The

Lot #: 116

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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Dan Colen

Dan Colen Untitled (Birdshit) 2007 Oil on canvas. 24 x 18 in. (61 x 45.7 cm). Signed and dated "Dan Colen 2007" on the overlap.
Provenance Peres Projects, Los Angeles; Victoria Miro Galley, London Exhibited London, Victoria Miro Galley, Absent Without Leave, February 17 - March 17, 2007

Lot #: 117

Estimate: US$35,000 - US$45,000

Date: 13 May 2011

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Dan Colen

Dan Colen Life Marijuana 2006 Mixed media installation comprised of one digital print and four unique framed Lambda prints (accompanied by CD with digital file of print). Digital print: 125 7/8 x 98 3/8 in. (319.7 x 249.9 cm.); each Lambda print: 14 7/8 x 14 7/8 in. (37.8 x 37.8 cm.)
Provenance

Lot #: 118

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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Phil Frost

Phil Frost Return to Bolsar 7 (Alternate title Vapors Stilling) 1999 Correction fluid and paper collage on canvas, found wood shelf and metal cans. Canvas: 72 x 60 in. (182.9 x 152.4 cm.); overall: 80 x 72 x 17 in. (203.2 x 182.9 x 43.2 cm.) Signed and dated "Philip Charles Frost circa 1999" on the

Lot #: 119

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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Nick Cave

Nick Cave Soundsuit 2005 Feathers and mixed media on armature and mannequin. 100 x 31 x 26 in. (254 x 78.7 x 66 cm.)
Provenance Jack Shainman Gallery, New York

Lot #: 120

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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Terence Koh

Terence Koh These Decades that We Never Sleep, Black Drums 2004 Drum kit, paint, ropes from a ship found after midnight, black wax, plaster, vegetable matter, crushed insect parts, artist's blood and semen. Drummer's stool: 20 x 11 3/4 in. (50.8 x 29.8 cm.); overall dimensions: 39 3/8 x 64 1/8 x 39

Lot #: 121

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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Tom Sachs

Tom Sachs Lil' T's Toilet Town 2000 Sink, toilet, medicine cabinet with fake shit, piss and tampons, tanks, vac, electricals, pumps and service ladder. 86 3/4 x 56 3/4 x 60 in. (220.3 x 144.1 x 152.4 cm.) This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.
Provenance

Lot #: 122

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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John McCracken

John McCracken Mineral 2004 Polyester resin and fiberglass on plywood. 24 x 12 3/4 x 10 1/4 in. (61 x 32.4 x 26 cm.) Signed, titled and dated "MINERAL, 2004, John McCracken" on the underside.
Provenance David Zwirner, New York; Sale: New York, Sotheby's, Contemporary Art Day Sale, November 12, 2008

Lot #: 123

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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Donald Judd

Donald Judd Untitled 1991 Anodized aluminum. 5 7/8 x 41 1/3 x 5 7/8 in. (14.9 x 105 x 14.9 cm.) Engraved with signature and date “Don Judd 1991” and numbered of 12 on a plaque affixed to the underside. This work is from an edition of 12.
Provenance Published by Edition Schellmann, Munich and New

Lot #: 124

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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Eric Freeman

Eric Freeman Industrial Road 2004 Oil on linen. 107 7/8 x 105 7/8 in. (274 x 268.9 cm.)
Provenance Mary Boone Gallery, New York Literature J. Cape, Abstract America: New Painting and Sculpture, Saatchi Gallery, London 2008, p. 125 (illustrated

Lot #: 125

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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Sterling Ruby

Sterling Ruby Inscribed Monolith (J/A-Yellow) 2006 Formica on wood. 84 x 48 x 48 in. (213.4 x 121.9 x 121.9 cm.) Initialed and dated "SR 06" on the interior of the monolith.
Provenance Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles Catalogue Essay Minimalist sculpture was always supposed to represent a discreet

Lot #: 126

Estimate: US$35,000 - US$45,000

Date: 13 May 2011

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Banks Violette

Banks Violette Hate Them 2004 Polystyrene, polyurethane, tinted epoxy resin, wood, steel, scaffolding poles, drum stands and hardware. 60 x 144 1/8 x 96 1/8 in. (152.4 x 366.1 x 244.2 cm.)
Provenance Maureen Paley, London Exhibited London, Royal Academy of Arts, USA TODAY: New American Art from The

Lot #: 127

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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Maurizio Cattelan

Maurizio Cattelan Strategie 1990 Magazines, glue and aluminum. 30 x 28 x 8 in. (76.2 x 71.1 x 20.3 cm.)
Provenance Private Collection

Lot #: 128

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$40,000

Date: 13 May 2011

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Wade Guyton

Wade Guyton Untitled 2005 Epson UltraChrome inkjet on linen. 39 1/2 x 19 3/4 in. (100.3 x 50.2 cm.)
Provenance Air de Paris, Paris; Acquired from the above by the present owner Exhibited Paris, Air de Paris, NY TWICE: Wade Guyton, Bettina Funke, Mai-Thu Perret, Seth Price, Josh Smith, Kelley Walker

Lot #: 129

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

Date: 13 May 2011

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Dzine (Carlos Rolon)

Dzine (Carlos Rolon) Maharishi 2 2008 Glass beads, crystals and acrylic on wood. 96 x 96 x 3 1/4 in. (243.8 x 243.8 x 8.3 cm.)
Provenance Deitch Projects, New York Exhibited New York, Deitch Projects, The Beautiful Struggle, September 7 - October 19, 2008

Lot #: 130

Estimate: US$25,000 - US$35,000

Date: 13 May 2011