Latin America

Phillips
New York

Date of the auction: 18.11.2015

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Gabriel Sierra

Gabriel Sierra Untitled 2009 colored pencils and rubber bands in a wooden structure 7 1/8 x 10 5/8 x 2 in. (18.1 x 27 x 5.1 cm) This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.
Provenance Galería Casa Riegner, Bogota Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 1

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Gabriel Orozco

Gabriel Orozco Untitled 1992 cut phone book pages and tape mounted on paper 11 1/8 x 9 in. (28.3 x 22.9 cm)
Provenance Marian Goodman Gallery, New York Private Collection, New York Gladstone Gallery, New York Acquired from the above by the present owner Artist Bio Gabriel Orozco Mexican • 1954

Lot #: 2

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Los Carpinteros

Los Carpinteros Piso de Madera (Cocina) 2006 watercolor on paper 44 x 30 in. (111.8 x 76.2 cm) Signed, titled and dated "Piso de Madera (cocina) Los Carpinteros - La Hab 2006".
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner Artist Bio Los Carpinteros Cuban • N/A The Cuban artist

Lot #: 3

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Carlos Garaicoa

Carlos Garaicoa Light Bridge (From the Series New Architectures) 2002 Japanese rice paper, wire and lights 15 3/4 x 45 3/4 x 12 1/4 in. (40 x 116.2 x 31.1 cm) This work is number 3 from an edition of 3.
Provenance Galeria Continua, San Gimignano Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 4

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Rafael Lozano-Hemmer

Rafael Lozano-Hemmer Synaptic Caguamas 2004 glass bottles on motorized wooden table, computer and custom software 28 1/2 x 71 x 83 in. (72.4 x 180.3 x 210.8 cm) This work is number 3 from an edition of 3. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.
Provenance

Lot #: 5

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Rivane Neuenschwander

Rivane Neuenschwander Canteiros / Conversations and Constructions 2006 C-print, laminated and mounted on aluminum, in 16 parts overall dimensions 63 x 94 1/2 in. (160 x 240 cm) This work is number 5 from an edition of 8.
Provenance Stephen Friedman Gallery, London Acquired from the above by the

Lot #: 6

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Os Gêmeos

Os Gêmeos Prism 2012 mixed media on canvas 80 x 80 in. (203.2 x 203.2 cm)
Provenance Prism Gallery, Los Angeles Acquired from the above by the present owner Exhibited Los Angeles, Prism Gallery, Miss You, February 25 - March 24, 2012 Catalogue Essay The present lot by the Brazilian born, identical

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$90,000 - US$120,000

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Manuel Mendive

Manuel Mendive Ex-Votos 2000 metal collage elements on oil on canvas 57 1/2 x 79 in. (146.1 x 200.7 cm)
Provenance Joan Guaita Art, Palma de Mallorca Acquired from the above by the present owner Exhibited Palma de Mallorca, Centro de Cultura Sa Nostra, Shangó y la vida - Mendive, 2001, then traveled

Lot #: 8

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Sandú Darié

Sandú Darié Untitled circa 1950 paint on wood, with movable components dimensions: 53 3/4 x 18 x 10 in. (136.5 x 45.7 x 25.4 cm) Signed "DARIE" on the crossbar.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist By descent to Private Collection, Havana Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 9

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Carmen Herrera

Carmen Herrera Basque 1965 acrylic on canvas in hand painted artist frame 23 1/2 x 19 1/2 in. (59.7 x 49.5 cm) Signed, titled and dated "Basque Carmen Herrera 1965" on the reverse.
Provenance Rastovski Gallery, New York Acquired from the above by the present owner Catalogue Essay Carmen Herrera’s

Lot #: 10

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Hélio Oiticica

Hélio Oiticica Metaesquema 1958 gouache on cardboard 19 1/4 x 23 1/4 in. (48.9 x 59.1 cm) Signed, titled and dated "Metasquema 1958 (1° semestre)" on the reverse. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by Projeto Hélio Oiticica.
Provenance Collection of Francisco Auxiliador

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$150,000 - US$250,000

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Cildo Meireles

Cildo Meireles Canto de sala (Study for Corner) 1970 gouache on paper with collage elements 27 11/16 x 19 3/4 in. (70.3 x 50.2 cm) Signed "Cildo Meireles" on verso.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist Private collection, Rio de Janeiro Private Collection Catalogue Essay Cildo Meireles is

Lot #: 12

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Mira Schendel

Mira Schendel Untitled 1971 acrylic, letraset and screws Diameter: 8 2/3 x 3 1/4 in. (22 x 8.3 cm) This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by Galeria Millan Antonio.
Provenance Collection of Ada Schendel, São Paulo Galeria Andre Millan, São Paulo Acquired from the above by

Lot #: 13

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Antonio Dias

Antonio Dias The Prison 1970 acrylic on canvas 37 1/2 x 37 1/2 in. (95 x 95 cm) Signed "Antonio Dias" on the reverse. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.
Provenance Studio Marconi, Milan Acquired from the above by the present owner Catalogue Essay While

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$150,000 - US$250,000

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Gego

Gego Líneas 1966 18 pages with 13 lithographs on Japanese paper bound in hardcover book each 7 3/4 x 15 5/8 in. (19.7 x 39.6 cm) This work is number 9 from an edition of 20. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by Fundación Gego.
Provenance Sicardi Gallery, Houston

Lot #: 15

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Alejandro Otero

Alejandro Otero Untitled 1984 painted strips of board applied to painted board 29 x 10 2/3 in. (73.7 x 27.1 cm) Signed and dated "Alejandro Otero 1984" on the reverse. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by Alejandro, Mercedes and Carolina Otero.
Provenance Gift from the

Lot #: 16

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Jorge Eielson

Jorge Eielson Bandiere 1994 - 2004 knotted flags and acrylic on canvas stretched over panel Diameter: 70 in. (170 cm) This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by the Archivio Jorge Eielson Saronno.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner Catalogue

Lot #: 17

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Lygia Pape

Lygia Pape Untitled (Tecelar) 1958 wood cut print on Japanese rice paper 11 3/4 x 17 in. (29.8 x 43.2 cm)
Provenance Acquired directly from the estate of the artist by the present owner Catalogue Essay The present lot is an important and early example of Lygia Pape’s oeuvre, and one that helped

Lot #: 18

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Gabriel Orozco

19 Gabriel Orozco Samurai Tree 4T 2006 egg tempera on red cedar panels with gold leaf 21 5/8 x 21 5/8 in. (54.9 x 54.9 cm)
Provenance White Cube, London Private Collection, Dallas Acquired from the above by the present owner Catalogue Essay “By introducing a carefully chosen, specific object (in

Lot #: 19

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Doris Salcedo

Doris Salcedo Untitled 1992 wood, cement, wire mesh and steel 60 1/4 x 36 1/2 x 16 in. (153 x 92.7 x 40.6 cm)
Provenance Alexander and Bonin, New York Private Collection, Baltimore Christie’s, London, Post-War and Contemporary Art, June 23, 2005, Lot 54 Acquired from the above sale by the present

Lot #: 20

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Beatriz Milhazes

21 Beatriz Milhazes O Moderno 2002 acrylic on canvas 118 1/8 x 59 in. (300 x 150 cm) Signed, titled and dated "Beatriz Milhazes 'O Moderno' 2002" on the reverse.
Provenance Stephen Friedman Gallery, London Private Collection, London Phillips, London, Contemporary Art Evening Sale, Monday, June 27

Lot #: 21

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Mira Schendel

Mira Schendel Untitled 1971 graphite and Letraset on paper, in five parts each 13 x 18 1/2 in. (33 x 47 cm)
Provenance Galeria Pilar, São Paulo Acquired from the above by the present owner Artist Bio Mira Schendel Brazilian • 1919 - 1988 Born in Zurich and of Jewish heritage, Mira Schendel escaped

Lot #: 22

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Mira Schendel

Mira Schendel Untitled 1971 black ink and letraset on paper encased in acrylic with metal ring binders, 13 pages 6 x 18 x 8 in. (15.2 x 45.7 x 20.3 cm), open Signed and dated "Mira 1971" on final sheet.
Provenance Collection of Ada Schendel, São Paulo Galeria Andre Millan, São Paulo Acquired from

Lot #: 23

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Eduardo Ramírez Villamizar

Eduardo Ramírez Villamizar Relieve modular blanco 1973 painted wood 23 5/8 x 23 5/8 in. (60 x 60 cm) This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by the estate of the artist.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner Exhibited Bogota, Museo de Arte Moderno

Lot #: 24

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Carlos Rojas

Carlos Rojas Untitled (from the series Horizontes) 1980 natural pigment on canvas 39 3/8 x 39 3/8 in. (100 x 100 cm) Signed "Carlos Rojas" on the reverse.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner

Lot #: 25

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Carlos Cruz-Diez

Carlos Cruz-Diez Physichromie No. 951 1977 acrylic and plastic elements on panel with metal backing 20 x 30 x 1 1/2 in. (50.8 x 76.2 x 3.8 cm) Signed, titled and dated "Physichromie N-951 - Cruz-Diez - Sept 1977 - CD" on the reverse.
Provenance Private Collection, Paris Collection of Jean Boghici

Lot #: 26

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Mathias Goeritz

27 Mathias Goeritz Mensaje 1959 goldleaf on wood 53 1/8 x 48 x 2 in. (134.9 x 121.9 x 5.1 cm) This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by Lily Kassner.
Provenance Collection of Casa Prieto - López, Mexico City Christie's, New York, Latin American Sale Evening Session, May 28

Lot #: 27

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Joaquín Torres - García

Joaquín Torres - García Objectos con estructura interior 1940 oil on board 20 1/2 x 30 3/4 in. (52.1 x 78.1 cm) Signed and dated "40 J.T.G." center right. This is work No. 1940.35 from the Online Catalogue Raisonné under the direction of Cecilia de Torres, Assisted by Susanna V. Temkin
Provenance

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$180,000 - US$250,000

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Leonora Carrington

Leonora Carrington Trout Finch circa 1959 oil on canvas 21 3/4 x 27 1/4 in. (55.2 x 69.2 cm) Signed "Leonora Carrington" lower left.
Provenance Galería de Arte Mexicano, Mexico City Private Collection, Mexico City By descent to Private Collection, Mexico City Sotheby's, New York, Latin American Art

Lot #: 29

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015

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Wifredo Lam

Wifredo Lam Untitled 1960 oil on canvas 53 3/4 x 47 1/4 in. (136.5 x 120 cm) Signed, dedicated and dated "Wifredo Milano 1960" on the reverse.
Provenance Gift from the artist to Private Collection Sotheby's, London, Contemporary Art I, June 26, 1997 Acquired from the above sale by the present owner

Lot #: 30

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

Date: 18 Nov 2015