Post-War & Contemporary Art

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Date of the auction: 15.05.2019

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Anne Truitt (American, 1921-2004)

Parva XXXI, 1993 signed, titled and dated 'Truitt XXXI '93' (on the underside) acrylic on wood 11 3/4 x 12 x 2 in. 29.8 x 30.5 x 5.1 cm

Lot #: 1

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Anne Truitt (American, 1921-2004)

Summer '88 No. 26, 1988 signed, titled and dated 'TRUITT SUMMER '88 NO. 26 4 AUGUST' (on the reverse) acrylic on paper 23 1/4 x 30 1/4 in. 59.1 x 76.8 cm

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 15 May 2019

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Jack Youngerman (American, born 1926)

August, 1966 signed, titled and dated 'AUGUST Youngerman 1966' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 72 1/16 x 78 1/8 in. 183 x 198.4 cm

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 15 May 2019

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Sol LeWitt (American, 1928-2007)

Horizontal Brushstrokes (More or Less), 2003 signed and dated 'S LeWitt 03' (lower right) gouache on paper 7 3/8 x 22 3/8 in. 18.7 x 56.8 cm

Lot #: 4

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Anselm Reyle (German, born 1970)

Untitled, 2005 mixed media on canvas 89 3/8 x 130 11/16 in. 227 x 331.9 cm. This work was executed in 2005

Lot #: 5W

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Leo Villareal (American, born 1967)

Sunburst, 2002 signed, titled and numbered 'Leo Villareal SUNBURST 1/3' (to the interior of the wood) Plexiglas, wood, incandescent colored bulbs, custom software and electrical hardware Overall: 60 x 60 x 10 in. 152.4 x 152.4 x 25.4 cm. This work was executed in 2002, and is number one from an

Lot #: 6W

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Wojciech Fangor (Polish/American, 1922-2015)

M38, 1969 signed, titled and dated 'FANGOR M38 1969' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 22 x 22 in. 55.9 x 55.9 cm

Lot #: 7

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Walter Leblanc (Belgian, 1932-1986)

Torsions PF 18, 1965-1970 signed and titled 'Walter Leblanc Torsions P.F. 18' (to a label on the reverse of the frame) latex on canvas, in the artist's frame Overall: 15 13/16 x 15 13/16 in. 40.2 x 40.2 cm. This work was executed circa 1965-1970

Lot #: 8

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Keith Haring (American, 1958-1990)

Untitled, 1983 signed, with the artist's monogram and dated 'K. Haring Oct. 29 83' (on the reverse) acrylic on vinyl tarpaulin 119 x 120 1/2 in. 302.3 x 306 cm

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$0

Date: 15 May 2019

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Julian Schnabel (American, born 1951)

Winnie Fung, 1989 oil, plates and bondo on wood 72 x 60 x 5 in. 182.9 x 152.4 x 12.7 cm. This work was executed in 1989

Lot #: 10W

Estimate: US$180,000 - US$220,000

Date: 15 May 2019

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Seth Price (American, born 1973)

Untitled, 2006 vacuum-formed high-impact polystyrene over mask 50 7/8 x 30 1/4 x 4 3/4 in. 129.2 x 76.8 x 12.1 cm. This work was executed in 2006

Lot #: 11

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Manolo Valdés (Spanish, born 1942)

A Menage à Picasso, 2011 signed, dated and inscribed 'MVALDES 2011' (on the reverse) mixed media on burlap 68 5/8 x 47 1/8 in. 174.3 x 119.7 cm

Lot #: 12

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Tony Smith (American, 1912-1980)

Spitball, 1961 incised 'Tony Smith '61 29/50' (on the underside) black marble 12 1/8 x 14 1/2 x 15 in. 30.8 x 36.8 x 38.1 cm. This work was conceived in 1961, executed in 1970, and is number twenty-nine from an edition of fifty

Lot #: 13

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Clement Meadmore (Australian/American, 1929-2005)

Flippant Flurry, 1977 incised 'Meadmore 7/12' (to the base) bronze 4 3/4 x 16 3/8 x 3 3/8 in. 12.1 x 41.6 x 8.6 cm. This work was executed in 1977, and is number seven from an edition of twelve

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$10,000

Date: 15 May 2019

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Frank Stella (American, born 1936)

Fall, 1990 mixed media on aluminum 47 1/4 x 29 x 27 in. 120 x 73.7 x 68.6 cm. This work was executed in 1990

Lot #: 15W

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Michael Heizer (American, born 1944)

Sandblasted Etched Glass Window, 1974 etched glass The Work: 83 x 107 x 1/8 in. 210.8 x 271.8 x 0.3 cm. With Display Frame: 86 1/2 x 109 1/2 x 22 1/2 in. 219.7 x 278.1 x 57.2 cm

Lot #: 16W

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Sam Francis (American, 1923-1994)

Untitled (SF67-067), 1967 signed 'Sam Francis' (on the reverse) gouache on paper 40 5/8 x 27 3/8 in. 103.2 x 69.5 cm. This work was executed in 1967

Lot #: 17

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Sam Francis (American, 1923-1994)

Untitled (SF68-44), 1970 signed and dated 'Sam Francis 1970' (on the reverse) acrylic on paper 41 x 27 3/8 in. 104.1 x 69.5 cm

Lot #: 18

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Sam Francis (American, 1923-1994)

Untitled (SF60-1261), 1960 with the Sam Francis Estate stamp (on the reverse) acrylic on paper 7 3/4 x 13 3/4 in. 19.7 x 34.9 cm. This work was executed in 1960

Lot #: 19

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Richard Diebenkorn (American, 1922-1993)

Untitled, 1951 signed with the artist's initials and dated 'RD51' (upper center) ink and crayon on paper 11 x 8 1/2 in. 28 x 21.5 cm

Lot #: 20

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Paul Jenkins (American, 1923-2012)

Phenomena Welsh Banner, 1967 signed 'Jenkins' (lower right); signed, titled and dated 'Paul Jenkins "Phenomena Welsh Banner" 1967' (on the overlap) acrylic on canvas 40 x 30 in. 101.6 x 76.2 cm

Lot #: 21

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Paul Feeley (American, 1910-1966)

Blue on Yellow, 1958 oil on canvas 45 9/16 x 66 1/8 in. 115.7 x 168 cm. This work was executed in 1958

Lot #: 22

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Conrad Marca-Relli (American, 1913-2000)

L-11-69, 1969 signed 'MARCA-RELLI' (lower right); signed and titled 'MARCA-RELLI L-11-69' (on the reverse) collage and mixed media on canvas 69 1/2 x 57 in. 176.5 x 144.8 cm

Lot #: 23

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Edward Dugmore (American, 1915-1996)

Untitled, 1953 signed and dated 'DUGMORE 1953' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 90 1/4 x 58 1/8 in. 229.2 x 147.6 cm

Lot #: 24

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Norman Bluhm (American, 1921-1999)

Dhatri II, 1971 signed and dated 'bluhm '71' (lower left) acrylic on three sheets of paper laid on masonite 30 5/8 x 68 5/8 in. 77.8 x 174.3 cm

Lot #: 25¤

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 15 May 2019

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Jules Olitski (American, 1922-2007)

Lost Tribe-5, 1982 signed, titled and dated twice 'Jules Olitski '82 Lost Tribe-5 82-13-5' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 44 1/2 x 69 in. 113 x 175.3 cm

Lot #: 26

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Jonathan Meese (German, born 1970)

Kampf Um Mars, 2006 signed with the artist's initials and dated 'JM 06' (lower right of the right panel); signed and dated 'J Meese 06' (on the reverse of each panel), titled 'KAMPF UM MARS' (on the reverse of the outer panels) oil and mixed media on canvas, in three parts Overall: 82 11/16 x 165

Lot #: 27

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Richard Prince (American, born 1949)

Good Painting (Rock-Star), 2014 signed and dated 'R Prince 2014' (on the reverse) acrylic and newsprint collage on canvas 60 x 48 in. 152.4 x 121.9 cm

Lot #: 28

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Thomas Houseago (British, born 1972)

S-Mask (Clay) I, 2011 bronze with gold patina 51 x 40 x 9 1/2 in. 129.5 x 101.6 x 24.1 cm. This work was executed in 2011, and is number two from an edition of three plus two artist's proofs

Lot #: 29

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Chris Ofili (British, born 1968)

Silver Moon, 2005 stamped 'Chris Ofili' (to the base) paint on bronze with nickel plating 79 1/8 x 53 15/16 x 68 7/8 in. 201 x 137 x 175 cm. This work was executed in 2005, and is the artist's proof from an edition of three plus one artist's proof

Lot #: 30W

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Katherine Bernhardt (American, born 1975)

Untitled, 2017 signed and dated 'Katherine Bernhardt 2017' (on the reverse) acrylic on paper 17 7/8 x 23 15/16 in. 45.4 x 60.8 cm

Lot #: 31

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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George Condo (American, born 1957)

Untitled, 1988 signed and dated 'Condo 88' (upper left), signed with the artist's initials 'GC' (lower right) pastel on paper 13 15/16 x 9 1/8 in. 35.4 x 23.2 cm

Lot #: 32

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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George Condo (American, born 1957)

The Walrus, 2005 incised 'CONDO 1|4 05' and stamped with the foundry mark (on the lower edge) bronze with gold patina 26 x 13 x 24 in. 66 x 33 x 61 cm. This work was executed in 2005, and is number one from an edition of four

Lot #: 33

Estimate: US$350,000 - US$550,000

Date: 15 May 2019

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Willem de Kooning (Dutch/American, 1904-1997)

The Inquest (The Dead Man), 1938 signed 'de Kooning' (lower right) pencil on paper 8 x 11 1/4 in. 20.3 x 28.6 cm. This work was executed circa 1938

Lot #: 34

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Willem de Kooning (Dutch/American, 1904-1997)

Untitled (Study for a Painting), 1945-1948 signed 'de Kooning' (lower right) graphite and ink on paper 22 x 16 in. 55.9 x 40.6 cm. This work was executed circa 1945-1948

Lot #: 35

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Willem de Kooning (Dutch/American, 1904-1997)

Untitled, 1959 signed 'de Kooning' (lower left) ink on paper 11 x 8.5 in. 27.9 x 21.6 cm. This work was executed in 1959

Lot #: 36

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Willem de Kooning (Dutch/American, 1904-1997)

Untitled (East Hampton), 1960 signed 'de Kooning' (upper right); variously dedicated (on the stretcher) crayon and collage on two sheets of paper laid on canvas 13 1/2 x 19 1/2 in. 34.3 x 49.5 cm

Lot #: 37

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Arshile Gorky (American, 1904-1948)

Untitled, 1946 pencil and crayon on paper 17 1/16 x 23 1/8 in. 43.3 x 58.7 cm. This work was executed circa 1946

Lot #: 38

Estimate: US$18,000 - US$25,000

Date: 15 May 2019

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Sturtevant (American, 1926-2014)

Warhol's Flowers, 1968 signed, titled, dated and variously dedicated 'Warhol's Flowers E. Sturtevant 1968' (on the reverse) synthetic polymer and silkscreen ink on canvas 11 x 10 15/16 in. 27.9 x 27.8 cm

Lot #: 39

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Wayne Thiebaud (American, born 1920)

Chocolate Éclair, 2002 signed and dated 'Thiebaud 02' (lower right); signed, titled and dated '"CHOCOLATE ECLAIR" Thiebaud 2002' (on the reverse) oil on wood 9 1/2 x 12 5/8 in. 24.1 x 32.1 cm

Lot #: 40

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Yayoi Kusama (Japanese, born 1929)

Spirit of Glasses, 1975 signed and dated 'Yayoi Kusama 1975' (lower right); signed twice and dated 'Yayoi Kusama YAYOI KUSAMA 1975' (in English on the reverse), signed and titled 'Kusama Yayoi Spirit of Glasses' (in Japanese on the reverse) collage, pastel and ink on paper 15 1/2 x 21 3/8 in. 39.4 x

Lot #: 41

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Olga de Amaral (Colombian, born 1932)

Alquimia 68, 1988 signed, titled, dated and numbered '528 "ALQUIMIA 68" OLGA AMARAL 1988' (to a label affixed to the reverse), further signed, dated and numbered '528 Olga de Amaral/88' (to a second label affixed to the reverse) acrylic, gesso and gold leaf on linen 74 x 48 in. 188 x 121.9 cm

Lot #: 42

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Fernando de Szyszlo (Peruvian, 1925-2017)

La Habitacion No. 23, 1997 signed 'Szyszlo' (lower right); titled and dated ''LA HABITACION NO. 23' E.H. 97' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 45 1/4 x 45 1/2 in. 114.9 x 115.6 cm

Lot #: 43

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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John Graham (American, 1881-1961)

Untitled, 1941 signed, dated and inscribed 'OCTOB XXXXI GRAHAM' (lower left); variously inscribed (on the reverse) pencil, colored pencil and ink on paper 12 x 9 in. 30.5 x 22.9 cm

Lot #: 44

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Saul Steinberg (American, 1914-1999)

Café Scene, 1949 signed and dated 'STEINBERG 1949' (lower right) ink, wash, colored pencil and foil collage on paper 14 1/2 x 23 in. 36.8 x 58.4 cm

Lot #: 45

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 15 May 2019

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Michael Ray Charles (American, born 1967)

Pin the Hell on the Donkey, 1994 signed and dated 'MICHAEL RAY CHARLES 94' (lower right) acrylic, copper penny and tack on mat board 23 3/4 x 32 in. 60.3 x 81.3 cm

Lot #: 46

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Ellsworth Kelly (American, born 1923)

Daffodil, 1980 signed with the artist's initials 'EK' (lower right); signed, titled, dated and numbered 'Daffodil 2/5 Kelly 1980 P.2.80' (on the reverse) pencil on paper 17 x 13 5/8 in. 43.2 x 34.6 cm

Lot #: 47

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Karel Appel (Dutch, 1921-2006)

Floating in Yellow Space, 1960 signed and dated 'appel '60' (lower left); titled 'FLOATING IN YELLOW SPACE' (on the reverse) pastel, gouache and charcoal on paper 22 1/4 x 30 3/4 in. 56.5 x 78.1 cm

Lot #: 48

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)

Balloons, 1968 signed and dated 'Calder 68' (lower right); inscribed (on the reverse) gouache on paper 30 5/8 x 22 3/4 in. 77.8 x 57.8 cm

Lot #: 49

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

Date: 15 May 2019

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Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)

Little Lioness with Hair Ribbon, 1944 signed and dated 'Calder '44' (lower right) ink on paper 11 1/4 x 10 3/8 in. 28.6 x 26.4 cm

Lot #: 50

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 15 May 2019