Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Sale

Christie's
New York

Date of the auction: 17.05.2017

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Louise Lawler (B. 1947)

Louise Lawler (B. 1947)
La Lecture, 1924, Femme au Livre, 1924, Positioned together, Tous les Deux, ensemble, New York
Louise Lawler (B. 1947) La Lecture, 1924, Femme au Livre, 1924, Positioned together, Tous les Deux, ensemble, New York signed, numbered and dated 'Louise A. Lawler 1985 4/5' (on a

Lot #: 1 B

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

Date: 17 May 2017

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Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988)

Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988)
Fats II
Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988) Fats II signed, titled and dated '87 Jean-Michel Basquiat "FATS II"' (on the reverse) acrylic and oilstick on canvas 112 1/4 x 64 1/4 in. (285 x 163.3 cm.) Painted in 1987

Lot #: 2 B

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

Date: 17 May 2017

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Joe Bradley (B. 1975)

Joe Bradley (B. 1975)
Flattop
Joe Bradley (B. 1975) Flattop signed and dated '2011 Joe Bradley' (on the overlap) oil on canvas 75 1/4 x 92 1/2 in. (191.2 x 234.9 cm.) Painted in 2011

Lot #: 3 B

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

Date: 17 May 2017

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Donald Judd (1928-1994)

Donald Judd (1928-1994)
Untitled
Donald Judd (1928-1994) Untitled stamped 'JUDD JO BERNSTEIN BROS. INC. 2-6-75' (on the interior) red anodized aluminum 5 x 25 1/2 x 8 3/4 in. (12.7 x 64.7 x 22.2 cm.) Executed in 1975

Lot #: 4 B

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

Date: 17 May 2017

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Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988)

Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988)
Untitled
Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988) Untitled signed and dated ‘Jean-Michel Basquiat 87’ (on the reverse) wax crayon, color pencil, graphite and ink on paper 42 x 29 1/2 in. (106.7 x 74.9 cm.) Drawn in 1987

Lot #: 5 B

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

Date: 17 May 2017

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Cy Twombly (1928-2011)

Cy Twombly (1928-2011)
Leda and the Swan
Cy Twombly (1928-2011) Leda and the Swan titled 'Leda + the SWAN' (lower right) oil, lead pencil and wax crayon on canvas 75 1/4 x 78 3/4 in. (191 x 200 cm.) Painted in 1962

Lot #: 6 B

Estimate: US$35,000,000 - US$55,000,000

Date: 17 May 2017

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MAN RAY (1890-1976)

MAN RAY (1890-1976)
Portrait of a Tearful Woman
MAN RAY (1890-1976) Portrait of a Tearful Woman signed and dated 'Man Ray 1936' (on the mount) hand-colored gelatin silver print, mounted on card image/sheet: 9 x 6 1/2 in. (22.9 x 16.5 cm.) mount: 12 5/8 x 9 5/8 in. (32.1 x 24.5 cm.) Executed in 1936

Lot #: 7 B

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

Date: 17 May 2017

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Francis Picabia (1879-1953)

Francis Picabia (1879-1953)
Adam et Eve
Francis Picabia (1879-1953) Adam et Eve signed 'Francis Picabia' (lower left) oil on board 41 1/2 x 29 5/8 in. (105.5 x 75.3 cm.) Painted circa 1941-1942

Lot #: 8 B

Estimate: US$1,500,000 - US$2,000,000

Date: 17 May 2017

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Eric Fischl (B. 1948)

Eric Fischl (B. 1948)
The Visit II
Eric Fischl (B. 1948) The Visit II signed, titled and dated 'Eric Fischl 1981 THE VISIT #2' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 68 x 78 in. (172.7 x 198.1 cm.) Painted in 1981

Lot #: 9 B

Estimate: US$600,000 - US$800,000

Date: 17 May 2017

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987)
Last Supper
Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Last Supper stamped with signature 'Andy Warhol' (on the overlap); signed and inscribed by Frederick Hughes 'I certify this to be an original painting by Andy Warhol completed by him in 1986 Frederick Hughes' (on the overlap) synthetic

Lot #: 10 B

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

Date: 17 May 2017

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Philip Guston (1913-1980)

Philip Guston (1913-1980)
Painter at Night
Philip Guston (1913-1980) Painter at Night signed, titled and dated 'Philip Guston Painter At Night 1979' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 68 x 80 in. (172.7 x 203.2 cm.) Painted in 1979

Lot #: 11 B

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

Date: 17 May 2017

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Julian Schnabel (B. 1951)

Julian Schnabel (B. 1951)
Hamid in Alcheringa
Julian Schnabel (B. 1951) Hamid in Alcheringa oil on velvet 107 3/4 x 84 in. (263.5 x 213.3 cm.) Painted in 1983

Lot #: 12 B

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

Date: 17 May 2017

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David Salle (B. 1952)

David Salle (B. 1952)
Footmen
David Salle (B. 1952) Footmen diptych—oil and acrylic with wood bowl on canvas 93 x 120 in. (236.2 x 304.8 cm.) Executed in 1986

Lot #: 13 B

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

Date: 17 May 2017

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Marcel Broodthaers (1924-1976)

Marcel Broodthaers (1924-1976)
Poêle de moules
Marcel Broodthaers (1924-1976) Poêle de moules mussel shells, frying pan and resin on painted wooden base 7 3/4 x 20 1/4 x 17 3/4 in. (19.7 x 51.4 x 45.1 cm.) Executed in 1965

Lot #: 14 B

Estimate: US$350,000 - US$450,000

Date: 17 May 2017

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Sigmar Polke (1941-2010)

Sigmar Polke (1941-2010)
Frau mit Butterbrot
Sigmar Polke (1941-2010) Frau mit Butterbrot signed and dated 'Polke 64' (on the reverse) casein, household lacquer and oil on canvas 63 x 55 in. (160 x 140 cm.) Painted in 1964

Lot #: 15 B

Estimate: US$0

Date: 17 May 2017

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Cindy Sherman (B. 1954)

Cindy Sherman (B. 1954)
Untitled Film Still #21
Cindy Sherman (B. 1954) Untitled Film Still #21 signed 'Cindy Sherman' (on the reverse) gelatin silver print 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm.) Executed in 1978. This work is number six from an edition of ten

Lot #: 16 B

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

Date: 17 May 2017

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Marcel Duchamp (1887-1968)

Marcel Duchamp (1887-1968)
3 Standard Stoppages
Marcel Duchamp (1887-1968) 3 Standard Stoppages signed, numbered, dated and stamped 'Marcel Duchamp 1964 5/8 3 STOPPAGES-ETALON, 1913-14 EDITION GALERIE SCHWARZ, MILAN' (on a copper plate affixed to the wooden storage case); titled and dated '3

Lot #: 17 B

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

Date: 17 May 2017

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Joseph Beuys (1921-1986)

Joseph Beuys (1921-1986)
Chikago
Joseph Beuys (1921-1986) Chikago signed, titled and dated 'Joseph Beuys Chikago, 1974' (on the reverse) chalk on blackboard 50 3/4 x 74 5/8 in. (128.9 x 189.5 cm.) Executed in 1974

Lot #: 18 B

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

Date: 17 May 2017

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Anselm Kiefer (B. 1945)

Anselm Kiefer (B. 1945)
Malen = Verbrennen
Anselm Kiefer (B. 1945) Malen = Verbrennen oil on burlap 86 3/4 x 118 in. (220.3 x 300 cm.) Painted in 1974

Lot #: 19 B

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

Date: 17 May 2017

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Gerhard Richter (B. 1932)

Gerhard Richter (B. 1932)
Schober
Gerhard Richter (B. 1932) Schober signed, numbered and dated '550-2 Richter 1984' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 39 1/2 x 47 1/4 in. (100 x 120 cm.) Painted in 1984

Lot #: 20 B

Estimate: US$5,500,000 - US$7,500,000

Date: 17 May 2017

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Anselm Kiefer (B. 1945)

Anselm Kiefer (B. 1945)
Dein Goldenes Haar, Margarete
Anselm Kiefer (B. 1945) Dein Goldenes Haar, Margarete oil, charcoal, shellac and straw on canvas 46 1/2 x 57 1/8 in. (118 x 145 cm.) Executed in 1981

Lot #: 21 B

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

Date: 17 May 2017

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Sigmar Polke (1941-2010)

Sigmar Polke (1941-2010)
Transparent #12
Sigmar Polke (1941-2010) Transparent #12 signed with the artist's initials and dated 'S.P. 88' (lower right, recto and verso) acrylic, pigment and artificial resin on polyester fabric 47 1/4 x 51 1/8 in. (120 x 129.8 cm.) Painted in 1988

Lot #: 22 B

Estimate: US$700,000 - US$900,000

Date: 17 May 2017

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Robert Gober (B. 1954)

Robert Gober (B. 1954)
Untitled
Robert Gober (B. 1954) Untitled signed, titled and dated 'Gober 1985 'Untitled'' (on the reverse) plaster, wood, steel, wire lath and semi-gloss enamel paint 60 x 60 x 26 in. (152.4 x 152.4 x 66 cm.) Executed in 1985

Lot #: 23 B

Estimate: US$3,500,000 - US$5,500,000

Date: 17 May 2017

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Christopher Wool (B. 1955)

Christopher Wool (B. 1955)
Untitled
Christopher Wool (B. 1955) Untitled signed, numbered and dated 'Wool 1988 P79' (on the reverse) alkyd and Flashe on aluminum 96 x 60 in. (243.8 x 152.4 cm.) Painted in 1988

Lot #: 24 B

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

Date: 17 May 2017

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DIANE ARBUS (1923-1971)

DIANE ARBUS (1923-1971)
A Jewish giant at home with his parents in the Bronx, N.Y., 1970
DIANE ARBUS (1923-1971) A Jewish giant at home with his parents in the Bronx, N.Y., 1970 signed twice, inscribed, titled and dated 'Eddie Carmel, jewish giant with his parents in the living room, Bronx, N. Y

Lot #: 25 B

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

Date: 17 May 2017

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Jeff Koons (B. 1955)

Jeff Koons (B. 1955)
New Shelton Wet/Drys 10 Gallon, New Shelton Wet/Drys 5 Gallon Doubledecker
Jeff Koons (B. 1955) New Shelton Wet/Drys 10 Gallon, New Shelton Wet/Drys 5 Gallon Doubledecker four vacuum cleaners, acrylic, fluorescent lighting 82 x 52 x 28 in. (208.3 x 132.1 x 71.1 cm.) Executed in

Lot #: 26 B

Estimate: US$7,000,000 - US$9,000,000

Date: 17 May 2017

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Bruce Nauman (B. 1941)

Bruce Nauman (B. 1941)
Untitled (Three Small Animals)
Bruce Nauman (B. 1941) Untitled (Three Small Animals) aluminum, wire 76 x 76 x 66 in. (193 x 193 x 167.6 cm.) Executed in 1989

Lot #: 27 B

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

Date: 17 May 2017

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Robert Ryman (B. 1930)

Robert Ryman (B. 1930)
Untitled
Robert Ryman (B. 1930) Untitled signed and dated 'Ryman 73' (on the reverse of each panel) double-baked porcelain enamel on oxidized copper, in five parts each panel: 9 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. (24.1 x 26.7 cm.) overall: 9 1/2 x 65 in. (24.1 x 165.1 cm.) Executed in 1973

Lot #: 28 B

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

Date: 17 May 2017

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Agnes Martin (1912-2004)

Agnes Martin (1912-2004)
Untitled II
Agnes Martin (1912-2004) Untitled II signed and dated 'a. martin 1982' (on the reverse) acrylic and graphite on canvas 72 x 72 in. (182.8 x 182.8 cm.) Painted in 1982

Lot #: 29 B

Estimate: US$2,500,000 - US$3,500,000

Date: 17 May 2017

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Robert Ryman (B. 1930)

Robert Ryman (B. 1930)
Agency
Robert Ryman (B. 1930) Agency signed, titled and dated 'RYMAN88 AGENCY' (on two paper labels affixed to the reverse) Lascaux acrylic on sized linen canvas mounted on fiberglass panel 61 3/4 x 61 3/4 in. (156.8 x 156.8 cm.) Painted in 1988

Lot #: 30 B

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

Date: 17 May 2017