Post-War and Contemporary Art Morning Session

Christie's
New York

Date of the auction: 16.05.2019

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Adolph Gottlieb (1903-1974)

Adolph Gottlieb (1903-1974) Yellow Ochre signed and dated 'Adolph Gottlieb 1970' (lower right); stamped with the Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation stamp (on the reverse); stamped again three times with the Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation stamp (on the overlap) acrylic on paper stretched on

Lot #: 756

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Adolph Gottlieb (1903-1974)

Adolph Gottlieb (1903-1974) Pink Ground signed and dated 'Adolph Gottlieb 1971' (lower right); stamped with the Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation stamp and numbered '7106' (on the reverse) acrylic on paper 12 1/8 x 9 in. (30.8 x 22.9 cm.) Painted in 1971. Provenance Esther Gottlieb, New York

Lot #: 757

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Adolph Gottlieb (1903-1974)

Adolph Gottlieb (1903-1974) Untitled #18 signed, titled and dated 'Adolph Gottlieb 1970 18' (lower right) acrylic and ink on paper 12 1/8 x 8 in. (30.8 x 20.3 cm.) Painted in 1970. Provenance Marlborough Gallery, New York Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1971

Lot #: 670

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Agnes Martin (1912-2004)

Agnes Martin (1912-2004) Untitled (White Flower) titled 'White Flower' (lower right) red ink on paper image: 8 ½ x 8 ½ in. (21.6 x 21.6 cm.) sheet: 11 ¾ x 9 3/8 in. (29.8 x 23.8 cm.) Executed in 1961. Provenance Robert Elkon Gallery, New York Marianne Kern, Munich Edward Tyler Nahem, New York

Lot #: 608

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Al Loving (1935-2005)

Al Loving (1935-2005) Untitled signed and dated 'Alvin D. Loving 1970' (on the reverse) acrylic on shaped canvas 103 ¾ x 89 ¾ in. (263.5 x 228 cm.) Painted in 1970. Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner

Lot #: 686

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Alexander Calder (1898-1976)

Alexander Calder (1898-1976) Untitled standing mobile—sheet metal, brass, wire and paint 2 1/8 x 3 ¼ x 1 5/8 in. (5.4 x 8.3 x 4.1 cm.) Executed circa 1950. Provenance Jesse R. Fillman, Sandy Hook, gift of the artist, circa 1950 Katrina Fillman, Tucson, by descent from the above, 1998 By descent from

Lot #: 731

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Alexander Calder (1898-1976)

Alexander Calder (1898-1976) Untitled (Maquette) stabile—sheet metal and wire 13 ½ x 17 x 8 in. (34.3 x 43.2 x 20.3 cm.) Executed in 1967. Provenance Ricardo Legorreta, Mexico City, gift of the artist, 1967 Private collection, Mexico City, by descent from the above Their sale; Christie’s, New York

Lot #: 732

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Alexander Calder (1898-1976)

Alexander Calder (1898-1976) Clustered Orbs signed and dated 'Calder 74' (lower right) gouache and ink on paper 30 ¾ x 22 ¾ in. (78.1 x 57.7 cm.) Painted in 1974. Provenance Perls Galleries, New York Sculpture to Wear, New York Obelisk Gallery, Inc., Boston B. Carlin, Coral Gables, 1974 Her sale

Lot #: 734

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Alexander Calder (1898-1976)

Alexander Calder (1898-1976) The Valet signed and dated '75 Calder' (lower right) gouache and ink on paper 43 ¼ x 29 ½ in. (109.9 x 74.9 cm.) Painted in 1975. Provenance Galerie Maeght, Paris Perls Galleries, New York, 1977 Howard Russeck, Gladwyne, Pennsylvania, 1985 Harcourts Gallery, San

Lot #: 735

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Alexander Calder (1898-1976)

Alexander Calder (1898-1976) Propeller in the Center signed and dated 'Calder 67' (lower right) gouache and ink on paper 29 ½ x 42 3/8 in. (74.9 x 107.6 cm.) Painted in 1967. Provenance Perls Galleries, New York Eva Lee Gallery, Great Neck Private collection, New York, circa 1969 Anon. sale

Lot #: 736

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Alexander Calder (1898-1976)

Alexander Calder (1898-1976) Untitled signed and dated 'Calder 67' (lower right) gouache and ink on paper 29 x 42 ¾ in. (73.7 x 108.6 cm.) Painted in 1967. Provenance Private collection, New York Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York, 15 November 2006, lot 231 Acquired at the above sale by the present

Lot #: 737

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Alexander Calder (1898-1976)

Alexander Calder (1898-1976) Crag with Red Heart incised with the artist's monogram and date 'CA 74' (on the base) standing mobile—sheet metal, wire and paint 42 x 37 ½ x 16 ¼ in. (106.7 x 95.3 x 41.3 cm.) Executed in 1974. Provenance Perls Galleries, New York Mr. and Mrs. James W. Alsdorf, Chicago

Lot #: 664

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Alexander Calder (1898-1976)

Alexander Calder (1898-1976) Sliced Lemon signed and dated 'Calder 63' (lower right) gouache and ink on paper 22 ¾ x 30 7/8 in. (57.8 x 78.4 cm.) Painted in 1963. Provenance Perls Galleries, New York Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1963

Lot #: 669

Estimate: US$35,000 - US$45,000

Date: 16 May 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Flowers signed with the artist's initials and dated 'a.w. 64' (on the overlap); stamped with the Estate of Andy Warhol stamp and numbered 'VF A1294.102' (on the overlap) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 5 x 5 in. (12.7 x 12.7 cm.) Painted in 1964. Provenance Ileana

Lot #: 738

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Blackglama signed and dated 'Andy Warhol 85' (on the overlap) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 22 x 22 in. (55.9 x 55.9 cm.) Painted in 1985. Provenance Martin Lawrence Galleries, Los Angeles Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York, 18 November 1992, lot 187 Acquired at the above

Lot #: 742

Estimate: US$380,000 - US$500,000

Date: 16 May 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Renate Zimet signed and dated 'Andy Warhol 75' (on the overlap); stamped three times with the Estate of Andy Warhol and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. stamps and numbered 'PO50.359' (on the overlap) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 40 x 40 in. (101.6

Lot #: 743

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Ladies and Gentleman (Iris) stamped with the Estate of Andy Warhol and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. stamps and numbered 'VF PA35.078' (on the overlap) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 14 x 11 in. (35.6 x 27.9 cm.) Painted in 1975. Provenance Estate

Lot #: 744

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Ladies and Gentlemen stamped with the Estate of Andy Warhol and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. stamps and numbered 'VF 53.008' (on the reverse) graphite on paper 40 ¼ x 27 3/8 in. (102.2 x 69.5 cm.) Drawn in 1975. Provenance Estate of Andy Warhol, New

Lot #: 745

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Electric Chair (Retrospective Series) stamped with the Estate of Andy Warhol and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. stamps and numbered 'T.J.H. UP47.37' (on the reverse) screenprint on paper image: 11 ¾ x 16 1/8 in. (29.8 x 41 cm.) sheet: 18 x 23 7/8 in

Lot #: 746

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Dollar Sign stamped with the Estate of Andy Warhol and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. stamps and numbered 'VF PA30.082' (on the overlap); stamped again with the Estate of Andy Warhol stamp (on the reverse) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 20 x 16 in

Lot #: 747

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Dollar Bills signed, inscribed and dated 'April 21-86 Sam Happy Birthday Andy Warhol' (on the overlap); stamped with the Andy Warhol Art Authentication Board stamp and numbered 'A101.056' (on the overlap) dollar bill collage on canvas 14 x 14 in. (35.6 x 35.6 cm.) Executed in

Lot #: 748

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Hamburger Michel signed 'Andy Warhol' (on the overlap) acrylic, silkscreen ink and diamond dust on canvas 49 3/8 x 41 ¼ in. (125.4 x 104.8 cm.) Executed circa 1980-1983. Provenance Private collection, Germany Anon. sale; Christie's, London, 7 February 2001, lot 339 Acquired

Lot #: 749

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Marilyn Monroe (Marilyn) signed and stamp-numbered 'Andy Warhol 166/250' (on the reverse of each sheet) screenprint in colors on paper, in ten parts each: 36 x 36 in. (91.4 x 91.4 cm.) Executed in 1967. This work is number 166 from an edition of 250. Provenance Private

Lot #: 653

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Flowers signed and dated 'Andy Warhol 64' (on the overlap) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 5 x 5 in. (12.7 x 12.7 cm.) Painted in 1964. Provenance Ileana Sonnabend, Paris Frederick W. Hughes, New York Thomas Ammann Fine Art, Zürich Acquired from the above by the present

Lot #: 741

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Flowers signed and dated 'Andy Warhol 64' (on the overlap); stamped with the Andy Warhol Art Authentication Board, Inc. stamp and numbered 'A103.025' (on the overlap) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 14 x 14 in. (35.6 x 35.6 cm.) Painted in 1964. Provenance Ileana

Lot #: 649

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Jackie (Gold) spray enamel and silkscreen ink on canvas 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm.) Painted in 1964. Provenance Ileana Sonnabend, New York, acquired directly from the artist Estate of Nina Castelli Sundell, New York, by descent from the above Their sale; Christie’s, New

Lot #: 652

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Toy Painting, Moon Explorer stamped with the Estate of Andy Warhol and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. stamps and numbered indistinctly 'VF PA20.080' (on the overlap); stamped again with the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. stamp (on the

Lot #: 661

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Arshile Gorky (1904-1948)

Arshile Gorky (1904-1948) Still Life with Palette oil on canvas 28 x 36 in. (71.1 x 91.4 cm.) Painted circa 1930. Provenance Bernard Davis, Philadelphia, acquired directly from the artist His sale; Parke-Bernet Galleries Inc., New York, 6 May 1959, lot 100 Eugene Bernald, New York Owen Gallery, New

Lot #: 701

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Carmen Herrera (b. 1915)

Carmen Herrera (b. 1915) Cadmium Red & Cobalt Blue signed, titled and dated 'CADMIUM RED & COBALT BLUE / Carmen Herrera / 1988' (on the overlap) acrylic on canvas 42 x 42 in. (106.7 x 106.7 cm.) Painted in 1988. Provenance Private collection, Miami, acquired directly from the artist Acquired from

Lot #: 607

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

Date: 16 May 2019

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Charles White (1918-1979)

Charles White (1918-1979) Untitled signed, dedicated and dated ‘TO MIRIAM & BEN.WITH.ALL.OUR.LOVE.CHARLES & FRAN '67' (lower center) graphite on paper image: 4 x 4 in. (10.2 x 10.2 cm.) sheet: 8 ¾ x 8 3/8 in. (22.2 x 21.3 cm.) Drawn in 1967. Provenance Private collection, Los Angeles, gift of the

Lot #: 682

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

Date: 16 May 2019