Post-War and Contemporary Art Morning Session Including Works from the Collection of Michael Crichton

Christie's
12 May 2010, New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 12.05.2010

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987)
Flowers
Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Flowers signed twice, inscribed and dated 'Andy Warhol 64 To Richard Goldberg' and stamped with the Andy Warhol Art Authentication Board Inc. stamp and numbered 'A101.0310' (on the overlap) synthetic polymer and silkscreen ink on canvas 5 x 5

Lot #: 101

Estimate: US$60,000 - US$90,000

Date: 12 May 2010

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David Hockney (b. 1937)

David Hockney (b. 1937)
Large Vase, Hotel Garden, Arizona Biltmore
David Hockney (b. 1937) Large Vase, Hotel Garden, Arizona Biltmore signed with initials, inscribed and dated 'DH Feb 1976' (lower right) graphite and colored pencil on paper 14 x 17 in. (35.5 x 43.1 cm.) Drawn in 1976

Lot #: 102

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)

Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)
Soft Typewriter in Red
Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929) Soft Typewriter in Red signed with initials, titled and dated 'Soft T C.O. 74' (lower edge) charcoal, watercolor and crayon on paper 14 x 20 in. (35.5 x 50.8 cm.) Executed in 1974

Lot #: 103

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)

Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)
Two Fagends Together
Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929) Two Fagends Together signed with initials and dated 'C.O. '72' (lower edge) crayon and chalk on paper 29 x 23 in. (73.6 x 58.4 cm.) Drawn in 1972

Lot #: 104

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)

Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)
Sculpture in the Form of Three-Way Plug, Sited
Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929) Sculpture in the Form of Three-Way Plug, Sited signed with initials and dated 'C.O. 72' (lower right) charcoal, graphite, wax crayon and watercolor on paper 17 3/8 x 21 in. (44.1 x 53.3 cm.) Executed

Lot #: 105

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)

Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)
Hanging Three-Way Plug
Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929) Hanging Three-Way Plug signed with initials and dated 'C.O. 1973' (lower right) crayon and watercolor on paper 14½ x 23 in. (36.8 x 58.4 cm.) Executed in 1973

Lot #: 106

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 12 May 2010

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Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997)

Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997)
Two Apples
Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997) Two Apples signed and dated 'rf Lichtenstein '72' (on the reverse) oil and magna on canvas 20¼ x 24 in. (51.4 x 60.9 cm.) Painted in 1972

Lot #: 107

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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JASPER JOHNS (b. 1930)

JASPER JOHNS (b. 1930)
Ale Cans (ULAE 20)
JASPER JOHNS (b. 1930) Ale Cans (ULAE 20) lithograph in colors, 1964, on Japan paper, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 9/31 (there were also 2 artist's proofs), published by ULAE, West Islip, New York, with their blindstamp, framed Image: 14¼ x 11 in

Lot #: 108

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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Robert Rauschenberg (1925-2008)

Robert Rauschenberg (1925-2008)
Bottoms (Syn-Tex Series)
Robert Rauschenberg (1925-2008) Bottoms (Syn-Tex Series) signed, titled and dated 'BOTTOMS RAUSCHENBERG 70' (lower right) graphite, gouache, solvent transfer and printed paper collage on paper 40 x 27½ in. (101.6 x 69.8 cm.) Executed in 1970

Lot #: 109

Estimate: US$70,000 - US$100,000

Date: 12 May 2010

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Ed Ruscha (b. 1937)

Ed Ruscha (b. 1937)
We Few Open Book
Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) We Few Open Book signed and dated 'Ed Ruscha 2003' (on the reverse) acrylic on linen 20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 60.9 cm.) Painted in 2003

Lot #: 110

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997)

Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997)
Brushstroke
Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997) Brushstroke Porcelain enamel on steel 26 x 42 in. (66 x 106.7 cm.) Executed in 1965. This work is from an edition of six

Lot #: 111

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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JASPER JOHNS (b. 1930)

JASPER JOHNS (b. 1930)
Target (ULAE 1)
JASPER JOHNS (b. 1930) Target (ULAE 1) lithograph, 1960, on Japan paper, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 6/30 (there were also 3 artist's proofs), published by ULAE, West Islip, New York, with their blindstamp, framed Image: 12 x 12 in. (305 x 305 mm

Lot #: 112

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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JASPER JOHNS (b. 1930)

JASPER JOHNS (b. 1930)
Corpse and Mirror (ULAE 169)
JASPER JOHNS (b. 1930) Corpse and Mirror (ULAE 169) screenprint in colors, 1976, on Nishinouchi Kizuki Kozo paper, watermark Corpse and Mirror , signed and dated in pencil, numbered 50/65 (there were also 8 artist's proofs), co-published by the

Lot #: 113

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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DAVID HOCKNEY (b. 1937)

DAVID HOCKNEY (b. 1937)
Michael Crichton (Scottish Arts Council 182)
DAVID HOCKNEY (b. 1937) Michael Crichton (Scottish Arts Council 182) lithograph, 1976, on Arches paper, signed, dated and numbered 'S.P.I' in red crayon (one of two special proofs aside from the edition of 93 plus 18 artist's

Lot #: 114

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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JASPER JOHNS (b. 1930)

JASPER JOHNS (b. 1930)
Between the Clock and the Bed (ULAE 246)
JASPER JOHNS (b. 1930) Between the Clock and the Bed (ULAE 246) lithograph in colors, 1989, on Japan paper, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 31/50 (there were also 8 artist's proofs), published by ULAE, West Islip, New York, with

Lot #: 115

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 12 May 2010

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JASPER JOHNS (b. 1930)

JASPER JOHNS (b. 1930)
Usuyuki (ULAE 227)
JASPER JOHNS (b. 1930) Usuyuki (ULAE 227) screenprint in colors, 1982, on Kurotani Kozo paper, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 9/52 (there were also 6 artist's proofs), co-published by the artist and Simca Print Artists, Inc., New York, with their

Lot #: 116

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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Jim Dine (b. 1935)

Jim Dine (b. 1935)
We Stand By Ourselves
Jim Dine (b. 1935) We Stand By Ourselves signed twice and dated twice 'Jim Dine 2001' (upper and lower edges) charcoal, wax crayon, graphite and watercolor on two attached sheets 41½ x 32 in. (105.4 x 81.2 cm.) Executed in 2001

Lot #: 117

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)

Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)
Inverted Q
Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929) Inverted Q signed with initials, numbered and dated 'CO. 76 1/12' (on a plaque affixed to the underside) cast resin and paint 18 x 18 x 13 in. (45.8 x 45.8 x 33 cm.) Executed in 1976. This work is number one from an edition of twelve

Lot #: 118

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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Liza Lou (b. 1969)

Liza Lou (b. 1969)
Untitled
Liza Lou (b. 1969) Untitled signed and dated 'Liza Lou 1996' (on the underside) cigar box and eight cigars--wood and colored beads overall: 6 x 9 5/8 x 7½ in. (15.3 x 24.8 x 19 cm.) Executed in 1996

Lot #: 119

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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Wayne Thiebaud (b. 1920)

Wayne Thiebaud (b. 1920)
Drink
Wayne Thiebaud (b. 1920) Drink signed, titled and dated '"DRINK" Thiebaud 1999/2002' (on the reverse) oil on panel 10½ x 11¾ in. (26.6 x 29.8 cm.) Painted in 1999-2002

Lot #: 120

Estimate: US$300,000 - US$400,000

Date: 12 May 2010

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David Hockney (b. 1937)

David Hockney (b. 1937)
Hedgerow Near Kilham, October 2005
David Hockney (b. 1937) Hedgerow Near Kilham, October 2005 signed, inscribed and dated 'David Hockney Oct 18 2005' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 36 x 48 in. (91.4 x 121.9 cm.) Painted in 2005

Lot #: 121

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)

Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)
Tomb Design, for Marilyn Monroe--Second Version
Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929) Tomb Design, for Marilyn Monroe--Second Version signed with initials and dated 'C.O. 75' (lower edge) crayon, graphite and watercolor on paper 40 x 30 in. (101.6 x 76.2 cm.) Executed in 1975

Lot #: 122

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)

Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)
Proposed Colossal Monument for Park Avenue, N.Y.C.--Good Humor Bar
Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929) Proposed Colossal Monument for Park Avenue, N.Y.C.--Good Humor Bar signed with initials and dated 'C.O. 65' (lower right) crayon and watercolor on paper 16½ x 14 in. (41.9 x 35.5

Lot #: 123

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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Mark Tansey (b. 1949)

Mark Tansey (b. 1949)
Eve
Mark Tansey (b. 1949) Eve signed, titled and dated '"Eve" Tansey 82' (lower edge) graphite on paper image: 5½ x 5¼ in. (13.9 x 13.3 cm.) sheet: 8 1/8 x 8 in. (20.6 x 20.3 cm.) Drawn in 1982

Lot #: 124

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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Robert Morris (b. 1931)

Robert Morris (b. 1931)
Remembering Boltzman Blind Time III
Robert Morris (b. 1931) Remembering Boltzman Blind Time III signed, titled and dated 'REMEMBERING BOLTZMAN BLIND TIME III' (lower right) graphite on paper 37½ x 49½ in. (95.2 x 125.7 cm.) Drawn in 1985

Lot #: 125

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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Jasper Johns (b. 1930)

Jasper Johns (b. 1930)
Untitled (After Holbein)
Jasper Johns (b. 1930) Untitled (After Holbein) signed, inscribed and dated 'Jasper Johns St. Martin FWI Jan. '93' (lower center) graphite on paper 28 1/8 x 18¼ in. (71.4 x 46.3 cm.) Drawn in 1993

Lot #: 126

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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Robert Rauschenberg (1925-2008)

Robert Rauschenberg (1925-2008)
Page 86, Paragraph 7
Robert Rauschenberg (1925-2008) Page 86, Paragraph 7 signed and dated 'Rauschenberg 2K' (lower right) vegetable dye transfer, acrylic and graphite on polylaminate 84 x 59 in. (213.3 x 149.8 cm.) Executed in 2000

Lot #: 128

Estimate: US$300,000 - US$400,000

Date: 12 May 2010

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Alex Katz (b. 1927)

Alex Katz (b. 1927)
Tree
Alex Katz (b. 1927) Tree signed and dated 'Alex Katz 91' (upper right) oil on masonite 12 x 9 in. (30.4 x 22.8 cm.) Painted in 1991

Lot #: 129

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$16,000

Date: 12 May 2010

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Alex Katz (b. 1927)

Alex Katz (b. 1927)
Green Shoes
Alex Katz (b. 1927) Green Shoes signed and dated 'Alex Katz 87' (on the overlap) oil on canvas 48 x 60 in. (121.9 x 152.4 cm.) Painted in 1987

Lot #: 130

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

Date: 12 May 2010

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Karen Kilimnik (b. 1955)

Karen Kilimnik (b. 1955)
doomed little things
Karen Kilimnik (b. 1955) doomed little things signed, titled, inscribed and dated 'December 15 '01, December 29 '01, December 30 '01, December 31 '01, January 1 '02 doomed little things Karen Kilimnik' (on the reverse) water soluble oil on canvas 20 x 15

Lot #: 131

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

Date: 12 May 2010