Latin America

Phillips
New York

Date of the auction: 26.05.2015

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Tania Bruguera

Tania Bruguera Destierro (Displacement) 1998-2003 sculptural suit, Cuban mud and nails 78 x 32 x 24 in. (198.1 x 81.3 x 61 cm)
Provenance Private Collection, Connecticut Rhona Hoffman Gallery, New York Exhibited Caracas, Museo de Bellas Artes, III Bienal Barro de América, 1998 Havana, Centro de Arte

Lot #: 1

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Roberto Obregón

Roberto Obregón Ene Eme y Ene De 1994 cut rubber and long-staple wool 79 1/8 x 262 5/8 in. (201 x 667.1 cm)
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist Private Collection, Miami Exhibited Caracas, Fundación Sala Mendoza, Roberto Obregón - el elocuente silencio de las formas, May 5, 2013 Literature

Lot #: 2

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Rivane Neuenschwander

3 PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE AMERICAN COLLECTION Rivane Neuenschwander One Thousand and One Possible Nights [N. 51-55] 2006 paper collage on paper, in 5 parts each 20 1/4 x 15 1/4 in. (51.4 x 38.7 cm)
Provenance Stephen Friedman Gallery, London

Lot #: 3

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Rivane Neuenschwander

4 PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE AMERICAN COLLECTION Rivane Neuenschwander Conversations 2002 c-prints, laminated and mounted on aluminum, in 12 parts each 26 x 40 in. (66 x 101.6 cm) This work is number 2 from an edition of 6.
Provenance Stephen Friedman Gallery, London

Lot #: 4

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Tomás Saraceno

Tomás Saraceno Flying Garden/Air-Port-City/12 SW Iridescent 2008 PVC, plastic balloons,
 elastic netting, fabric webbing, 
spokes and air 45 x 45 x 45 in. (114.3 x 114.3 x 114.3 cm) This work is 3 from an edition of 3. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by Tanya

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$18,000 - US$22,000

Date: 26 May 2015

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Arturo Herrera

Arturo Herrera Bedspring (Blue/Green) 2005 paper cutout 62 x 71 1/2 in. (157.5 x 181.6 cm)
Provenance Brent Sikkema, New York Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 6

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Anna Maria Maiolino

Anna Maria Maiolino Untitled (from the Objeto pictorico series) 1993 plaster 24 x 20 x 2 1/2 in. (61 x 50.8 x 6.4 cm) Signed and dated "AMMaiolino 1993" on the reverse.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner

Lot #: 7

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Alejandro Otero

Alejandro Otero Untitled 1984 painted strips of board applied to painted wood 27 1/4 x 10 in. (69.2 x 25.4 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 #: 8

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Carlos Cruz-Diez

Carlos Cruz-Diez Physichromie No. 655 1973 acrylic, plastic elements and aluminum frame on wood 39 3/8 x 47 1/4 in. (100 x 120 cm) Signed, titled and dated "Physichromie No. 655 Cruz-Diez Paris 1973" on the reverse.
Provenance The Collection of Paolo Barni, Milan Vismara Arte, Milan Falchi Arte

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$220,000 - US$280,000

Date: 26 May 2015

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Mathias Goeritz

Mathias Goeritz Mensaje dorado 1960 thin perforated gold metal on wood 31 1/2 x 31 1/2 in. (80 x 80 cm) Signed and date "MG.60," on the reverse. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by Lily Kassner.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist Howard Wise Gallery, New

Lot #: 10

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Mira Schendel

11 Mira Schendel Objeto gráfico 1973 transfer text and Letraset on Japanese paper, mounted between two Plexiglas sheets 25 1/4 x 16 1/2 in. (64 x 42 cm) Signed and dated "mira 73" on the reverse.
Provenance Private Collection, São Paulo Acquired from the above by the present owner Catalogue Essay

Lot #: 11

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Zilia Sánchez

Zilia Sánchez Topología (serie Amazona) 1967/1993/2006 acrylic on stretched canvas 57 3/4 x 73 3/4 in. (146.7 x 187.3 cm) Titled and dated "Topología 1967 1993 Amazona serie P.R." on the reverse; further signed and dated "Zilia Sánchez 06" on the turnover edge.
Provenance Acquired directly from the

Lot #: 12

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Sergio Camargo

Sergio Camargo Untitled (Relief No. 273) 1970 painted wood 7 1/2 x 7 5/8 x 3 1/2 in. (19.1 x 19.4 x 8.9 cm) Signed, inscribed and dated "Paris 70 273 Camargo" on the reverse. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by Galeria Raquel Arnaud, numbered 11443.
Provenance

Lot #: 13

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Antonio Asis

Antonio Asis Vibration Couleur 1970 oil and metal screen on wood 41 3/4 x 41 3/4 in. (106 x 106 cm) Signed, titled and dated "Asis 1970 Vibration Couleur" on the reverse.
Provenance Private Collection, Paris Christie's, New York, Latin American Sale, November 20, 2008, lot 243 Acquired at the above

Lot #: 14

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Gego

Gego Untitled 1966 lithograph on paper 22 1/2 x 22 1/2 in. (57 x 57 cm) Signed "Gego" on the reverse. This work is number 6 from an edition of 20.
Provenance Private Collection, Venezuela Artist Bio Gego Venezuelan • 1912 - 1994 Venezuelan artist Gego is internationally recognized as a leading

Lot #: 15

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Elsa Gramcko

Elsa Gramcko Untitled 1969 stainless steel 11 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. (30 x 7 x 7 cm) Signed "Elsa Gramcko" on the base.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner

Lot #: 16

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Mateo Manaure

Mateo Manaure Columna policromada 1998 acrylic on panel 70 7/8 x 23 5/8 in. (180 x 60 cm) Signed "Mateo Manaure" on the reverse.
Provenance Galería Muci, Caracas Galería Odalys, Madrid Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 17

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Eduardo Terrazas

SOLD TO BENEFIT THE BIENNIAL OF THE AMERICAS Eduardo Terrazas From the series "Possibilities of a structure" subseries "Cosmos" 1974-2013 wool yarn on wooden board covered with Campeche wax 35 1/3 x 35 1/3 in. (89.7 x 89.7 cm) This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the

Lot #: 18

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Cildo Meireles

Cildo Meireles Inserções em circuitos ideológicos 1970/2013 transfer text on three Coca-Cola glass bottles each 9 5/8 x 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. (24.4 x 5.7 x 5.7 cm) Printed with "C.M. 5-70" on a label affixed to each bottle.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist Private Collection, Argentina

Lot #: 19

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Rosângela Rennó

Rosângela Rennó Heaven and Hell 1991 photographic negatives, cotton and velvet 38 x 49 3/4 in. (96.5 x 126.4 cm)
Provenance Galeria Camargo Vilaça, São Paulo Christie's, New York, The Latin American Sale, November 22, 1999, lot 10 Private Collection, Miami Exhibited São Paulo, Galeria Camargo

Lot #: 20

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Vik Muniz

Vik Muniz The Birth of Venus, after Botticelli (from Pictures of Junk) 2008 digital c-print, in 3 parts (i, iii) 92 1/4 x 53 1/4 in. (234.3 x 135.3 cm) (ii) 92 1/4 x 47 3/4 in. (234.3 x 121.3 cm) This work is number 4 from an edition of 6. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity

Lot #: 21

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Luiz Zerbini

22 Luiz Zerbini Corcovado 1989 acrylic on canvas 68 1/2 x 103 7/8 in. (174 x 264 cm) Signed and dated "Zerbini 1989" on the reverse.
Provenance Galeria Camargo Vilaça, São Paulo Collection of Bernardo Paz, Brumadinho Private Collection, São Paulo Catalogue Essay Heir to the Brazilian legacy of

Lot #: 22

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Mariana Palma

Mariana Palma Untitled 2013 acrylic and oil on canvas 39 x 39 in. (99.1 x 99.1 cm)
Provenance Galeria Casa Triângulo, São Paulo Private Collection, Europe

Lot #: 23

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Guillermo Kuitca

Guillermo Kuitca Untitled 1990-1991 mixed media on canvas 118 1/4 x 53 3/4 in. (300.4 x 136.5 cm) Signed, titled and dated "UNTITLED SIN TITULO Kuitca 1990/1991" on the reverse.
Provenance Galeria Thomas Cohn, Rio de Janeiro Exhibited New York, Museum of Modern Art, Projects: Guillermo Kuitca

Lot #: 24

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Wifredo Lam

25 Wifredo Lam Présages 1947 oil on canvas 39 1/4 x 39 1/4 in. (99.8 x 99.8 cm) Signed and dated "Wilfredo Lam 1.9.47" lower left. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by Eskil Lam.
Provenance Private Collection, Italy Private Collection, Paris Acquired from the above by

Lot #: 25

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Wifredo Lam

Wifredo Lam Sans Titre 1944 oil on canvas 28 x 23 1/4 in. (71.1 x 59.1 cm) Signed and dated "Wifredo Lam 1944" on lower right. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by Lou Laurin-Lam, no. 88-47, dated, March, 1988.
Provenance Private Collection, Spain Art Now Gallery

Lot #: 26

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Wifredo Lam

Wifredo Lam Las aguadoras 1929 oil on canvas 31 7/8 x 39 3/8 in. (81 x 100 cm) Signed and dated "Wifredo Lam 1929" lower right. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by Eskil Lam.
Provenance Private Collection, Spain Galería Odalys, Madrid Acquired from the above by the

Lot #: 27

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Matta

Matta L'impossible de l'un et de l'autre 1943 oil on canvas 20 x 25 in. (50.8 x 63.5 cm) Titled "L'impossible de l'un et de l'autre" on the reverse stretcher. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by Germana Matta.
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist Collection of

Lot #: 28

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Leonora Carrington

Leonora Carrington Bat-men (How true my love) 1950 tempera on panel 28 3/5 x 11 9/10 in. (72.6 x 30.2 cm) Signed "Leonora Carrington" lower right.
Provenance Worthing Art Gallery, Sussex Edward James Foundation, West Sussex Christie's, New York, Latin American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

Lot #: 29

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

Date: 26 May 2015

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Armando Reverón

Armando Reverón Desnudo 1939 oil and tempera on burlap 41 1/2 x 38 1/2 in. (105.4 x 97.8 cm) Signed "Armando Reverón" lower left. We wish to thank the Proyecto Armando Reverón (PAR) for their kind assistance in confirming the authenticity of this lot. This lot will be included in the forthcoming

Lot #: 31

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

Date: 26 May 2015