Post-War and Contemporary Art Morning Session

Christie's
New York

Date of the auction: 14.11.2019

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Isamu Noguchi (1904-1988)

Isamu Noguchi (1904-1988) Avatar incised with the artist's signature and number 'Isamu Noguchi 2/8' (lower right) bronze 78 x 33 x 28 in. (198.1 x 83.8 x 71.1 cm.) Conceived in 1947 and cast in 1964. This work is number two from an edition of eight plus two artist's proofs. Provenance Galerie Claude

Lot #: 619

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Alexander Calder (1898-1976)

Alexander Calder (1898-1976) Pyramidal Shapes signed and dated 'Calder 56' (lower right) oil on canvas 30 1/8 x 26 ¾ in. (76.5 x 67.9 cm.) Painted in 1956. Provenance Charles Burdick, Connecticut, acquired directly from the artist, 1957 Anon. sale; Sotheby’s, New York, 1 October 1985, lot 76 Private

Lot #: 620

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Kenneth Noland (1924-2010)

Kenneth Noland (1924-2010) Bolton Landing: Singing the Blues signed, titled and dated 'Kenneth Noland 1962 BOLTON LANDING “SINGING THE BLUES"' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 63 3/8 x 63 3/8 in. (161 x 161 cm.) Painted in 1962. Provenance Estate of the artist Private collection, Spain Private

Lot #: 624

Estimate: US$700,000 - US$1,000,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Josef Albers (1888-1976)

Josef Albers (1888-1976) Study to Homage to the Square incised with the artist's monogram and date 'A 54' (lower right); signed, titled, dedicated and dated again 'Study to "Homage to the Square" Albers '54 To Eugene Kloszewski April 1956 A' (on the reverse) oil and casein on Masonite, in artist's

Lot #: 625

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Dollar Sign signed and dated 'Andy Warhol 81' (on the overlap) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm.) Painted in 1981. Provenance Martin Lawrence Editions Ltd., Los Angeles Private collection, Los Angeles Private collection, Texas, 1994 Anon. sale

Lot #: 628

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Pelé signed 'Andy Warhol ©' and signed by Edson Pelé (on the reverse) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 40 x 40 in. (101.6 x 101.6 cm.) Painted in 1977. Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the late owner

Lot #: 632

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Kareem Abdul-Jabbar signed 'Andy Warhol ©' and signed by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (on the overlap) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 40 x 40 in. (101.6 x 101.6 cm.) Painted in 1977. Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the late owner

Lot #: 633

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Chris Evert signed 'Andy Warhol' and signed by Chris Evert (on the overlap) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 40 x 40 in. (101.6 x 101.6 cm.) Painted in 1977. Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the late owner

Lot #: 634

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Jack Nicklaus stamped with the Andy Warhol Authentication Board, Inc. stamp and numbered 'A119.956' and signed by Jack Nicklaus (on the overlap) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 40 x 40 in. (101.6 x 101.6 cm.) Painted in 1977. Provenance Estate of Andy Warhol, New York

Lot #: 635

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) O.J. Simpson signed 'Andy Warhol ©' and signed by O.J. Simpson (on the overlap) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 40 x 40 in. (101.6 x 101.6 cm.) Painted in 1977. Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the late owner

Lot #: 636

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Dorothy Hamill signed 'Andy Warhol' and signed by Dorothy Hamill (on the reverse) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 40 x 40 in. (101.6 x 101.6 cm.) Painted in 1977. Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the late owner

Lot #: 637

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Willie Shoemaker signed and numbered 'Andy Warhol A1290.25' (on the overlap) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 40 x 40 in. (101.6 x 101.6 cm.) Painted in 1977. Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the late owner

Lot #: 638

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Vitas Gerulaitis signed and dated 'Andy Warhol 1977' and signed by Vitas Gerulaitis (on the overlap); dedicated by Vitas Gerulaitis 'To Richard, To the best coach I've EVER had! It's almost as good as owning the real thing! That's me! Best wishes Vitas Gerulaitis' (on the

Lot #: 639

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Tom Seaver stamped with the Andy Warhol Authentication Board, Inc. stamp and numbered 'A123.086' (on the overlap) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 40 x 40 in. (101.6 x 101.6 cm.) Painted in 1977. Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the late owner

Lot #: 640

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997)

Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997) Modern Room (Study) signed and dated 'rf Lichtenstein 90' (on the reverse) acrylic, printed paper collage, graphite, ink and tape on paperboard image: 29 x 45 ¼ in. (73.7 x 114.9 cm.) overall: 33 x 49 3/8 in. (83.8 x 125.4 cm.) Executed in 1990. Provenance Leo Castelli

Lot #: 641

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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James Rosenquist (1933-2017)

James Rosenquist (1933-2017) At the Speed of Light signed and dated 'James Rosenquist 1988' (on the overlap) oil on shaped canvas mounted on panel diameter: 72 in. (182.9 cm.) Painted in 1988. Provenance Leo Castelli Gallery, New York Private collection, New York Acquired from the above by the late

Lot #: 643

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Tom Wesselmann (1931-2004)

Tom Wesselmann (1931-2004) Bedroom Blonde with Iris signed twice, inscribed, titled and dated twice 'TOM WESSELMANN 1987 STEEL DRAWING/BEDROOM BLONDE WITH IRIS wesselmann 87 ©' (on the reverse) enamel on laser-cut steel 53 ¾ x 83 ¼ in. (136.5 x 211.5 cm.) Executed in 1987. Provenance Sidney Janis

Lot #: 644

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997)

Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997) Study for Red Barn II signed and dated 'rf Lichtenstein '69' (lower right) colored pencil and graphite on paper 25 ¼ x 31 ¾ in. (64.1 x 80.6 cm.) Executed in 1969. Provenance Leo Castelli Gallery, New York James Goodman Gallery, New York Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York

Lot #: 645

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)

Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929) Sculpture in the Form of a Trowel Stuck in the Ground – Model lacquer on wood, in two parts overall: 44 x 30 x 24 1/8 in. (111.8 x 76.2 x 61.3 cm.) Executed in 1969-1970. Provenance Oberlin College, Ohio, acquired directly from the artist Gilman Paper Company, Gilman

Lot #: 646

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Keith Haring (1958-1990)

Keith Haring (1958-1990) 12 Days of Christmas signed, numbered consecutively and dated '© K. Haring Dec. 6 88 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS #1-12' (on the reverse of each sheet) gouache and India ink on paper, in twelve parts horizontal sheets, each: 10 ¼ x 13 ¼ in. (26 x 33.7 cm.) vertical sheets, each: 13

Lot #: 647

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Chris Evert signed 'Andy Warhol' (on the overlap of 3814.02); numbered 'PO41.001' (on the overlap of 3814.01); signed by Chris Evert (on the overlap of 3814.03) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas, in sixteen parts each: 10 x 10 in. (25.4 x 25.4 cm.) overall: 40 x 40 in

Lot #: 648

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Jack Nicklaus [Six Works] stamped with the Estate of Andy Warhol stamp and numbered respectively 'VF PO41.020, VF PO41.021, VF PO41.023, VF PO41.024, VF PO41.026, VF PO41.050' (on the overlap of each canvas); signed by Jack Nicklaus (on the reverse of each canvas) acrylic and

Lot #: 649

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Jack Nicklaus stamped with the Estate of Andy Warhol stamp (on the reverse) acrylic and silkscreen ink on unstretched canvas laid down on linen canvas: 14 ¼ x 44 1/8 in. (36.2 x 112.1 cm.) overall: 16 ¼ x 46 ¾ in. (41.3 x 118.7 cm.) Painted in 1977. Provenance Estate of Andy

Lot #: 650

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) VIP Ticket - Studio 54 signed, dedicated and dated 'to richard w with love Andy Warhol 1978' (on the reverse) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 26 x 14 1/8 in. (66 x 35.9 cm.) Painted in 1978. Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the late owner

Lot #: 651

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Heart signed, dedicated and dated 'To Richard Happy Birthday Andy Warhol 1979' (on the reverse) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 10 x 10 in. (25.4 x 25.4 cm.) Painted in 1979. Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the late owner

Lot #: 652

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Marcia Weisman [Four Works] stamped with the Estate of Andy Warhol stamp and numbered respectively 'VF PO50.364, PO50.365, PO50.366, PO50.367' (on the overlap of each canvas) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas, in four parts each: 40 x 40 in. (101.6 x 101.6 cm.) Painted in

Lot #: 653

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Wojciech Fangor (1922-2015)

Wojciech Fangor (1922-2015) M 56 signed, titled and dated 'FANGOR M 56 1967' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 52 1/8 x 52 1/8 in. (132.4 x 132.4 cm.) Painted in 1967

Lot #: 654

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Al Hansen (1927-1995)

Al Hansen (1927-1995) Charlotte Moorman Came Out From Behind Her Cello and Danced All Night signed, titled, inscribed and dated '"CHARLOTTE MOORMAN CAME OUT FROM BEHIND HER CELLO AND DANCED ALL NIGHT" Al Hansen 1966 New York City' (on the reverse) oil and Hershey's wrapper collage on panel, in

Lot #: 655

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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William Baziotes (1912-1963)

William Baziotes (1912-1963) Figure in Orange signed 'Baziotes' (lower right); signed again, titled and dated 'FIGURE IN ORANGE WM. BAZIOTES 1947' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 24 x 30 1/8 in. (61 x 76.5 cm.) Painted in 1947. Provenance Everett Ellin Gallery, Los Angeles Marcia and Frederick

Lot #: 656

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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Jean Dubuffet (1901-1985)

Jean Dubuffet (1901-1985) Personnage dans un paysage couleur de taupe ou de souris signed and dated 'J. Dubuffet 57' (upper left); signed again, titled and dated again 'Personnage dans un paysage couleur de taupe ou de souris J. Dubuffet mai 57' (on the reverse) butterfly wings, gouache, ink and

Lot #: 657

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

Date: 14 Nov 2019