Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Sale

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Date of the auction: 22.10.2020

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DANIEL RICHTER (B. 1962)

DANIEL RICHTER (B. 1962) Tarifa signed and dated 'D. Richter 2001' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 137 ¾ x 110 ¼in. (350 x 280cm.) Painted in 2001 Provenance Victoria Miro Gallery, London. Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2001

Lot #: 101

Estimate: £350,000 - £550,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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STEVEN SHEARER (B. 1968)

STEVEN SHEARER (B. 1968) Brother oil on canvas, in artist's frame 20 1/8 x 16in. (51 x 40.5cm.) framed: 27 ¼ x 23 3/8 in. (69.2 x 59.3cm.) Painted in 2005 Provenance Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich/New York. Galleria Franco Noero, Turin. Private Collection, Italy. Galleria Franco Noero, Turin

Lot #: 102

Estimate: £120,000 - £200,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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TITUS KAPHAR (B. 1976)

TITUS KAPHAR (B. 1976) Fidelity signed and dated ‘Kaphar 10’ (on the reverse) oil, enamel and fabric collage on canvas laid down on panel 84 x 54in. (213.4 x 137.2cm.) Executed in 2010 Provenance Friedman Benda, New York. Private Collection, Switzerland (acquired from the above in 2010) Acquired

Lot #: 103

Estimate: £100,000 - £150,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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MARINA ABRAMOVIC (B. 1946)

MARINA ABRAMOVIC (B. 1946) The Life Mixed Reality installation with artist's box duration: 19 minutes (1140 seconds) box size: 23 x 31 x 21in. (58.4 x 78.7 x 53.3cm.) Executed in 2018-2019, this work is number one from an edition of three plus one artist’s proof Provenance The artist

Lot #: 104

Estimate: £400,000 - £800,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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EDDIE MARTINEZ (B. 1977)

EDDIE MARTINEZ (B. 1977) Men's Health signed with artist's initials and dated 'EM·15' (on the reverse) silkscreen ink, oil, acrylic, enamel, spray paint, chewing gum, blue tape and paper on canvas 71 7/8 x 108 ¼in. (182.7 x 275cm.) Executed in 2015 Provenance Mitchell Innes & Nash, New York

Lot #: 105

Estimate: £200,000 - £250,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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ALAN DAVIE (1920-2014)

ALAN DAVIE (1920-2014) Oh to be a Serpent that I might love you longer signed, titled and dated 'OH TO BE A SERPENT THAT I MIGHT LOVE YOU LONGER Alan Davie Oct 1962' (on the reverse of each panel) oil and enamel on canvas, in two parts overall: 72 ¼ x 120 1/8in. (183.5 x 305.2cm.) Executed in 1962

Lot #: 106

Estimate: £50,000 - £70,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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FRANK AUERBACH (B. 1931)

FRANK AUERBACH (B. 1931) J.Y.M. in the Studio III oil on board 27 x 19in. (68.9 x 48.3cm.) Executed in 1964 Provenance Marlborough Fine Art Ltd., London. Connaught Brown, London. Private Collection, Europe. Anon. sale, Christie’s London, 26 October 1994, lot 213. Galerie Michael Haas, Berlin

Lot #: 107

Estimate: £800,000 - £1,200,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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DAVID HOCKNEY (B. 1937)

DAVID HOCKNEY (B. 1937) Portrait of Sir David Webster signed, inscribed and dated ‘Sir David Webster with tulips Jan 1971 David Hockney’ (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 60 1/8 x 72 5/8in. (152.8 x 184.5cm.) Executed in 1971 Provenance Acquired directly from David Hockney by the Royal Opera House

Lot #: 108

Estimate: £11,000,000 - £18,000,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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ALEX KATZ (B. 1927)

ALEX KATZ (B. 1927) Bettina and Marina signed and dated 'Alex Katz 09' (on the overlap) oil on linen 60 x 149 ¼in. (152.5 x 379cm.) Painted in 2009 Provenance Timothy Taylor Gallery, London. Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2010

Lot #: 109

Estimate: £400,000 - £600,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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PETER DOIG (B. 1959)

PETER DOIG (B. 1959) Boiler House signed, titled, inscribed and dated 'PETER DOIG '93 CABIN BOILER HOUSE' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 78 ¾ x 108 ¼in. (200 x 275cm.) Painted in 1993 Provenance Victoria Miro, London. Fruchter Collection, Antwerp. Private Collection, San Francisco. Acquired from the

Lot #: 110

Estimate: £0

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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LUCIAN FREUD (1922-2011)

LUCIAN FREUD (1922-2011) Untitled (Interior Drawing, The Owl) signed and dated 'March 1945 Lucian Freud' (lower left) pen and ink on paper 21 ½ x 16 1/8in. (54.5 x 41cm.) Executed in 1945 Provenance The artist. Private Collection, England. Anon. sale, Sotheby's London, 13 October 2011, lot 18

Lot #: 111

Estimate: £800,000 - £1,200,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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FRANCIS BACON (1909-1992)

FRANCIS BACON (1909-1992) Head of Man oil on canvas 13 ½ x 11 1/8in. (34.4 x 28.3cm.) Painted in 1959 Provenance Marlborough Fine Art Ltd, London. Kurt H. Grunebaum, New York. Galerie Claude Bernard, Paris. Private Collection, Europe. Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1995

Lot #: 112

Estimate: £4,000,000 - £6,000,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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GEORG BASELITZ (B. 1938)

GEORG BASELITZ (B. 1938) Weiblicher Akt - liegend (Female Nude - Lying) signed and dated 'G Baselitz 77' (lower right); signed with initials and dated again 'G. B. Aug-Sept 77' (lower centre); signed, titled and dated 'G. Baselitz Aug- Sept 1977 'weibl. Akt liegend'' (on the reverse) oil and tempera

Lot #: 113

Estimate: £900,000 - £1,200,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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MARKUS LÜPERTZ (B. 1941)

MARKUS LÜPERTZ (B. 1941) Arrangement für eine Mütze I- dithyrambisch (Arrangement for a Cap I- dithyrambic) signed 'MARKUS' (lower right); signed and titled 'ARANGEMENT FÜR EINE MÜTZE (DITHYRAMBISCH) I MARKUS LÜPERTZ' (on the stretcher) distemper on canvas, in artist's frame 79 3/8 x 104 5/8 x 2

Lot #: 114

Estimate: £120,000 - £180,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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ROBERT MANGOLD (B. 1937)

ROBERT MANGOLD (B. 1937) Irregular Yellow-Orange Area with a Drawn Ellipse signed, titled and dated 'R. Mangold 1987 IRREGULAR YELLOW ORANGE AREA WITH A DRAWN ELLIPSE' (on the reverse) acrylic and graphite on canvas 86 x 64 3/8in. (218.5 x 163.5cm.) Executed in 1987 Provenance Galerie Konrad

Lot #: 115

Estimate: £300,000 - £500,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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ALBERT OEHLEN (B. 1954)

ALBERT OEHLEN (B. 1954) Ohne Titel (Untitled) signed and dated ‘A. Oehlen 89’ (on the reverse) oil on canvas 95 1/8 x 78 3/8in. (241.5 x 199cm.) Painted in 1989 Provenance Galerie Peter Pakesch, Vienna. Private Collection, Germany. Anon. sale, Christie’s London, 5 December 2005, lot 244. Galerie Max

Lot #: 116

Estimate: £2,500,000 - £3,500,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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PER KIRKEBY (1938-2018)

PER KIRKEBY (1938-2018) Die Zeit Nagt III (The Time Gnaws III) signed, titled, inscribed and dated ‘PER KIRKEBY Frankfurt 1992 Die Zeit nagt III’ (on the reverse) oil on canvas 77 5/8 x 51 1/8in. (197.2 x 129.9cm.) Painted in 1992 Provenance Galerie Michael Werner, Cologne. Acquired from the above

Lot #: 117

Estimate: £100,000 - £150,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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DAVID HOCKNEY (B. 1937)

DAVID HOCKNEY (B. 1937) Santa Monica Boulevard signed, titled and dated 'Santa Monica Blvd. David Hockney 1978' (on the overlap) acrylic on canvas 24 ¼ x 36 1/8in. (61.6 x 91.8cm.) Painted in 1978 Provenance L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice, California. Private Collection, San Francisco. Private

Lot #: 118

Estimate: £1,700,000 - £2,500,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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ROY LICHTENSTEIN (1923-1997)

ROY LICHTENSTEIN (1923-1997) Pitcher Triptych i) signed, inscribed and dated 'PANEL #1 OF 3 PANELS Roy Lichtenstein '72' (on the reverse) ii) inscribed 'PANEL #2 OF 3 PANELS' (on the reverse) iii) inscribed 'PANEL #3 OF 3 PANELS' (on the reverse) oil and magna on canvas, in three parts each: 30 x

Lot #: 119

Estimate: £1,600,000 - £2,500,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT (1960-1988)

JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT (1960-1988) Untitled wax crayon, watercolour and graphite on paper 22 ¼ x 30 1/8in. (56.4 x 76.4cm.) Executed in 1984 Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner in 1984

Lot #: 120

Estimate: £1,000,000 - £1,500,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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FRANCIS BACON (1909-1992)

FRANCIS BACON (1909-1992) Study from the Human Body signed, titled and dated 'Study from the Human Body 1991 Francis Bacon' (on the reverse) oil, pastel and aerosol paint on canvas 78 x 58 ¼in. (198 x 147.8cm.) Executed in 1991 Provenance Collection of the Artist. The Estate of the Artist. Acquired

Lot #: 121

Estimate: £4,500,000 - £6,500,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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CY TWOMBLY (1928-2011)

CY TWOMBLY (1928-2011) Virgil titled ‘VIRGIL’ (lower centre); signed and dated '1963 Cy Twombly' (on the reverse) oil, graphite and wax crayon on canvas 80 ¼ x 52 1/8in. (203.8 x 132.4cm.) Executed in 1963 Provenance Galleria La Tartaruga, Rome. Florence and S. Brooks Barron, Detroit. Private

Lot #: 122

Estimate: £1,500,000 - £2,000,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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GOTTHARD GRAUBNER (1930-2013)

GOTTHARD GRAUBNER (1930-2013) ohne Titel (Untitled) signed and dated 'Graubner 95/97' (on the reverse) acrylic and mixed media on canvas over synthetic wool on canvas 88 5/8 x 72 7/8 x 7 7/8in. (225 x 185 x 20cm.) Executed in 1995-1997 Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the present

Lot #: 123

Estimate: £250,000 - £350,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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GÜNTHER FÖRG (1952-2013)

GÜNTHER FÖRG (1952-2013) Untitled signed and dated 'Förg 88' (on the reverse) acrylic and lead on wood 95 x 63 ½in. (241.3 x 161.3cm.) Executed in 1988 Provenance Luhring Augustine & Hodes Gallery, New York. Private Collection, USA. Anon. sale, Christie's New York, 13 September 2006, lot 133

Lot #: 124

Estimate: £300,000 - £500,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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DAMIEN HIRST (B. 1965)

DAMIEN HIRST (B. 1965) The Wonder of You butterflies and household gloss on canvas 84 x 84in. (213.4 x 213.4cm.) Executed in 2002 Provenance Jay Jopling, London. Private Collection, USA. Anon. sale, Christie’s New York, 16 May 2007, lot 52. Acquired at the above sale by the present owner

Lot #: 125

Estimate: £600,000 - £800,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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HOWARD HODGKIN (1932-2017)

HOWARD HODGKIN (1932-2017) Double Portrait signed thrice, titled and dated 'Howard Hodgkin DOUBLE PORTRAIT 2000-2003' (on the reverse) oil on wood 42 x 48in. (106.7 x 121.9cm.) Executed in 2000-2003 Provenance Gagosian Gallery, New York. Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2003

Lot #: 126

Estimate: £400,000 - £600,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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FRANZ WEST (1947-2012)

FRANZ WEST (1947-2012) Paukenschlag (Drum Beat) acrylic, gauze, papier-mâché and iron on artist's plinth sculpture: 52 3/8 x 33 1/8 x 19 5/8in. (133 x 84 x 50cm.) plinth: 19 5/8 x 19 5/8 x 19 5/8in. (50 x 50 x 50cm.) overall: 72 x 52 ¾ x 39 3/8in. (183 x 134 x 100cm.) Executed in 2009 Provenance

Lot #: 127

Estimate: £280,000 - £350,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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RUDOLF STINGEL (B. 1956)

RUDOLF STINGEL (B. 1956) Untitled signed and dated 'Stingel 95' (on the reverse) oil and enamel on canvas 72 x 60 ¼in. (183 x 153cm.) Executed in 1995 Provenance Paula Cooper Gallery, New York. Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1995

Lot #: 128

Estimate: £400,000 - £500,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020

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ANISH KAPOOR (B. 1954)

ANISH KAPOOR (B. 1954) Untitled signed and dated 'Anish Kapoor 2012' (on the reverse) stainless steel and resin 74 3/8 x 74 3/8 x 11 3/8in. (189 x 189 x 29cm.) Executed in 2012 Provenance Lisson Gallery, London. Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2013

Lot #: 129

Estimate: £450,000 - £550,000

Date: 22 Oct 2020