First Open Post-War Contemporary Art

Christie's
7 March 2012, New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 07.03.2012

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Yoshitomo Nara (b. 1959)

Yoshitomo Nara (b. 1959)
Nobody's Fool
Yoshitomo Nara (b. 1959) Nobody's Fool signed and dated 'Nara '98' (lower right) acrylic, ink, colored pencil and graphite on printed paper 13½ x 10 in. (34.3 x 25.4 cm.) Executed in 1998

Lot #: 1

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Teresita Fernández (b. 1968)

Teresita Fernández (b. 1968)
Twice
Teresita Fernández (b. 1968) Twice two elements--ink on Plexiglas 13 x 15 x 15 in. (33 x 38.1 x 38.1 cm.) Executed in 2005. This work is number six from an edition of eight

Lot #: 2

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Jim Hodges (b. 1957)

Jim Hodges (b. 1957)
This (From Ordinary Life)
Jim Hodges (b. 1957) This (From Ordinary Life) mirror and motor 22 x 16 in. (55.9 x 40.6 cm.) Executed in 1999

Lot #: 3

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Christopher Wool (b. 1955)

Christopher Wool (b. 1955)
Untitled
Christopher Wool (b. 1955) Untitled alkyd on rice paper 73 7/8 x 37 3/8 in. (187.6 x 94.9 cm.) Painted in 1990

Lot #: 4

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Martin Creed (b. 1968)

Martin Creed (b. 1968)
Work No. 154: An intrusion and a protrusion on the corner of two walls
Martin Creed (b. 1968) Work No. 154: An intrusion and a protrusion on the corner of two walls two elements--gold plated brass and silver, external corner diameter, each: 3 in. (7.6 cm.) Executed in 1996

Lot #: 5

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Sol LeWitt (1928-2007)

Sol LeWitt (1928-2007)
Cube
Sol LeWitt (1928-2007) Cube signed and dated 'S. Lewitt 94' (lower right) watercolor and graphite on paper 11½ x 7 3/8 in. (29.2 x 18.7 cm.) Painted in 1994

Lot #: 7

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Fred Tomaselli (b. 1956)

Fred Tomaselli (b. 1956)
Multiple Landscape
Fred Tomaselli (b. 1956) Multiple Landscape signed twice, titled and dated 'Fred Tomaselli "Multiple Landscape" '95' (on the reverse) saccharin, acrylic, wax crayon and resin on panel 72 x 54 in. (182.9 x 137.2 cm.) Executed in 1995

Lot #: 8

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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WIM DELVOYE (B. 1965)

WIM DELVOYE (B. 1965)
Marble Floor #32
WIM DELVOYE (B. 1965) Marble Floor #32 signed twice, titled, numbered and dated 'Wim Delvoye Marble Floor #32 1999 1/1' (on the reverse) Cibachrome print mounted on aluminum 42¾ x 75 5/16 in. (108.6 x 191.3 cm.) Executed in 1999. This work is number one from an

Lot #: 9

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Fred Tomaselli (b. 1956)

Fred Tomaselli (b. 1956)
Recent Extinctions
Fred Tomaselli (b. 1956) Recent Extinctions signed, titled and dated 'Fred Tomaselli "Recent Extinctions" 1993' (on the reverse) aspirin, saccharin, ephedrine, acrylic, colored pencil and resin on panel 35 7/8 x 48 in. (91.1 x 121.9 cm.) Executed in 1993

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$70,000 - US$100,000

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Mark Grotjahn (b. 1968)

Mark Grotjahn (b. 1968)
Untitled (Flower)
Mark Grotjahn (b. 1968) Untitled (Flower) signed and dated 'Mark Grotjahn 2000' (on the reverse) colored pencil on paper 13½ x 7 in. (34.3 x 17.8 cm.) Drawn in 2000

Lot #: 11

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Fred Tomaselli (b. 1956)

Fred Tomaselli (b. 1956)
Warbler, Waterthrush, Ovenbird
Fred Tomaselli (b. 1956) Warbler, Waterthrush, Ovenbird signed, titled and dated '"Warbler, Waterthrush, Ovenbird" Fred Tomaselli 1997' (on the reverse) printed paper collage on paper 7 7/8 x 5 7/8 in. (20 x 14.9 cm.) Executed in 1997

Lot #: 12

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Ryan McGinness (b. 1972)

Ryan McGinness (b. 1972)
Project Rainbow Series #14
Ryan McGinness (b. 1972) Project Rainbow Series #14 signed and dated 'Ryan McGinness 2003' (on the reverse) acrylic and silkscreen inks on panel 15 x 15 in. (38.1 x 38.1 cm.) Painted in 2003

Lot #: 13

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Ernesto Caivano (b. 1972)

Ernesto Caivano (b. 1972)
Losing It
Ernesto Caivano (b. 1972) Losing It signed with initials and dated 'EC 04' (lower right edge) ink on paper 18½ x 90½ in. (47 x 229.9 cm.) Drawn in 2004

Lot #: 14

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Charles LeDray (b. 1960)

Charles LeDray (b. 1960)
Pride Flag
Charles LeDray (b. 1960) Pride Flag signed, titled and dated 'Charles LeDray Pride Flag 1996' (on the reverse) polyester, silk, cotton, wool, pleather, denim, faux fur, velvet, elastic, crocheted yarn and thread 190¾ x 27 in. (484.5 x 68.6 cm.) Executed in 1996

Lot #: 15

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Jim Hodges (b. 1957)

Jim Hodges (b. 1957)
Here's Where We Will Stay
Jim Hodges (b. 1957) Here's Where We Will Stay printed nylon, painted chiffon and silk head scarves with thread, embroidery and sequins 230 x 225 in. (584.2 x 571.5 cm.) Executed in 1995. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed

Lot #: 16

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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CHUCK CLOSE (B. 1940)

CHUCK CLOSE (B. 1940)
Phil I (White)
CHUCK CLOSE (B. 1940) Phil I (White) signed, numbered and dated '4/15 Chuck Close 1982' (lower edge) pressed paper pulp in greys 68¼ x 53½ in. (173.4 x 135.9 cm.) Executed in 1982. This work is number four from an edition of fifteen plus five artist's proofs and

Lot #: 17

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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JANINE ANTONI (B. 1964)

JANINE ANTONI (B. 1964)
Mortar and Pestle
JANINE ANTONI (B. 1964) Mortar and Pestle signed, numbered and dated 'Janine 5/10 1999' (on a paper label affixed to the aluminum) Cibachrome print mounted on aluminum 47¾ x 47¾ in. (121.3 x 121.3 cm.) Executed in 1999. This work is number five from an

Lot #: 18

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Glenn Ligon (b. 1960)

Glenn Ligon (b. 1960)
Condition Report
Glenn Ligon (b. 1960) Condition Report signed, titled, numbered and dated 'Glenn Ligon 2000 Condition Report 3/20' (on the reverse of each element) diptych--iris prints with silkscreen ink on paper each: 31 7/8 x 22 5/8 in. (81 x 57.5 cm.) Executed in 2000

Lot #: 19

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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SHIRIN NESHAT (B. 1957)

SHIRIN NESHAT (B. 1957)
Untitled
SHIRIN NESHAT (B. 1957) Untitled signed, titled, numbered and dated '"Untitled" 1996 AP Shirin Neshat' (on the reverse) ink on gelatin silver print 14 x 11 in. (35.6 x 27.9 cm.) Executed in 1996. This work is the artist's proof from an edition of ten

Lot #: 21

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Glenn Ligon (b. 1960)

Glenn Ligon (b. 1960)
Narratives
Glenn Ligon (b. 1960) Narratives signed, numbered and dated '17/45 Glenn Ligon '93 (lower edge of each element) nine elements--etching on paper each: 28 x 21 in. (71.1 x 53.3 cm.) Executed in 1993. This work is number seventeen from an edition of forty-five plus ten

Lot #: 23

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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SOPHIE CALLE (B. 1953)

SOPHIE CALLE (B. 1953)
Los Angeles (Les Anges)
SOPHIE CALLE (B. 1953) Los Angeles (Les Anges) inscribed with the subject's name (on the reverse of each photograph) twenty elements--gelatin silver print one element--Cibachrome print twenty-one elements--ink on paper with attached photographic

Lot #: 24

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Yinka Shonibare MBE (b. 1962)

Yinka Shonibare MBE (b. 1962)
Victorian Philanthropist's Parlour
Yinka Shonibare MBE (b. 1962) Victorian Philanthropist's Parlour Dutch wax printed fabric covered wood, cast iron, brass, marble, mirror, bound printed books, porcelain, glass, framed works on paper and props 103 x 192 x 209 in. (261.6

Lot #: 25

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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CARRIE MAE WEEMS (B. 1953)

CARRIE MAE WEEMS (B. 1953)
Untitled (Kitchen Table Series)
CARRIE MAE WEEMS (B. 1953) Untitled (Kitchen Table Series) signed and numbered 'Carrie Mae Weems 1/10' (on the colophon); numbered again '1/10' (on the reverse of each element) twenty elements--platinum print fourteen elements--ink on paper

Lot #: 26

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Lorna Simpson (b. 1960)

Lorna Simpson (b. 1960)
2 Bodies of Water
Lorna Simpson (b. 1960) 2 Bodies of Water three elements--photo emulsion on two canvases and vinyl on glass plate canvases, each: 56 x 44 in. (142.2 x 111.8 cm.) glass plate: 9 7/8 x 8 in. (25.1 x 20.3cm.) Executed in 1993. This work is number one from an

Lot #: 27

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Charles Long (b. 1958)

Charles Long (b. 1958)
3 to 1 in Groovy Green
Charles Long (b. 1958) 3 to 1 in Groovy Green signed, titled and numbered 'Charles Long 3 to 1 in Groovy Green 3 of 3' (on the underside of the green element) lacquer on fiberglass, wood furniture, fabric cushions, headphones, Stereolab CD, electronic

Lot #: 29

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Diana Thater (b. 1962)

Diana Thater (b. 1962)
Composite Sun Video Wall
Diana Thater (b. 1962) Composite Sun Video Wall four laserdiscs, four video monitors, four digital video disc players and Technovision KPC-1 synchronizer dimensions variable Executed in 2000. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity

Lot #: 30

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Martin Creed (b. 1968)

Martin Creed (b. 1968)
Work No. 204: Half the air in a given space
Martin Creed (b. 1968) Work No. 204: Half the air in a given space red balloons diameter, each: 16 in. (40.6 cm.) overall dimensions variable: Calculate the volume of a chosen space. Using air, blow up red 16 in. (40.6 cm.) balloons

Lot #: 31

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Takashi Murakami (b. 1962)

Takashi Murakami (b. 1962)
Forest of DOB
Takashi Murakami (b. 1962) Forest of DOB vinyl chloride and helium 110 x 98½ x 98½ in. (280 x 250 x 250 cm.) Executed in 1995

Lot #: 32

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Yoshitomo Nara (b. 1959)

Yoshitomo Nara (b. 1959)
Pilgrim Heads
Yoshitomo Nara (b. 1959) Pilgrim Heads signed and dated 'Nara '99' (on the reverse of each element) five elements--acrylic, lacquer and cotton collage on fiberglass reinforced plastic each: 14 x 19 1/8 x 9 5/8 in. (35.6 x 48.6 x 24.4 cm.) Executed in 1999. This

Lot #: 33

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012

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Do Ho Suh (b. 1962)

Do Ho Suh (b. 1962)
Seoul Home/L.A. Home: Bathroom
Do Ho Suh (b. 1962) Seoul Home/L.A. Home: Bathroom silk 100 x 76 x 24 in. (254 x 193 x 61 cm.) Executed in 1999. This work is the artist's proof from an edition of three

Lot #: 34

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

Date: 7 Mar 2012