Post-War & Contemporary Art

Christie's
Amsterdam

Date of the auction: 25.11.2019 - 26.11.2019

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Stephan Balkenhol (b. 1957)

Stephan Balkenhol (b. 1957) Large Head Relief each: signed and dated 'Stephan Balkenhol 2000' and numbered consecutively 'I/IV' to 'IV/IV'' (on the reverse) painted and carved poplar wood, in four parts each: 120 x 98.5 x 13.5cm. Executed in 2000 Provenance Barbara Galdstone Gallery, New York

Lot #: 48

Estimate: €80,000 - €120,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Gotthard Graubner (1930-2013)

Gotthard Graubner (1930-2013) Untitled (Farbraumkörper Blau-Schwarz) signed and dated 'Graubner 1975/76' (on the reverse) oil and acrylic on foam-filled canvas 201.5 x 202cm. Executed in 1975-1976 Provenance Galerie Art in Progress, Munich. Galerie Neher, Essen. Galeri Artist, Instanbul. Acquired

Lot #: 57

Estimate: €300,000 - €500,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Art & Language (active since 1967)

Art & Language (active since 1967) Index: Incident in a Museum V signed, titled, dated twice and with artists' stamp '1985 Mel Ramsden Michael Baldwin INDEX: INCIDENT IN A MUSEUM (V) 1985' (on the reverse) oil and alogram on canvas and plywood on wooden stretcher, in artists' frame 176 x 273.5 x

Lot #: 7

Estimate: €40,000 - €60,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Thierry De Cordier (b. 1954)

Thierry De Cordier (b. 1954) Chantoir (Model for a Mountain Hut) a construction of painted tin, plywood, plaster, metal and gouache 100 x 101 x 40cm. Provenance Private Collection, Belgium (acquired directly from the artist). Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 21

Estimate: €30,000 - €50,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Günther Förg (1952-2013)

Günther Förg (1952-2013) Struktur (Structure) each: signed, titled, inscribed and dated 'Struktur Förg 88 Lund' and numbered consecutively '1' to '4' (on the reverse) acrylic on board, in four parts each: 67.5 x 52.5cm. Executed in 1988 Provenance Anders Tornberg Gallery, Lund. Galeria La Maquina

Lot #: 43

Estimate: €100,000 - €150,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Marlene Dumas (b. 1953)

Marlene Dumas (b. 1953) Schetsen ná 'Evidence of Virtue' signed and dated 'marlene 1992.' (lower left), titled 'Schetsen ná "evidence of virtue"' (centre left) ink and chalk on paper 46 x 50cm. Executed in 1992 Provenance Produzentengalerie, Hamburg. Galerie Parade, Amsterdam. Acquired from the

Lot #: 46

Estimate: €15,000 - €20,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Günther Förg (1952-2013)

Günther Förg (1952-2013) Untitled signed and dated 'Förg 97' (upper left) acrylic on plywood 160.5 x 140cm. Painted in 1997 Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner

Lot #: 49

Estimate: €100,000 - €150,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Guillermo Kuitca (b. 1961)

Guillermo Kuitca (b. 1961) Shit Disposal House Plan signed, titled and dated 'SHIT DISPOSAL HOUSE PLAN Kuitca 1990' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 213 x 203cm. Painted in 1990 Provenance Annina Nosei Gallery, New York. Galleria Gian Enzo Sperone, Rome. Acquired from the above by the present

Lot #: 51

Estimate: €60,000 - €80,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Heinz Mack (b. 1931)

Heinz Mack (b. 1931) Flügelrelief (Wing Relief) incised with the artist's signature and date 'mack 76' (lower left) aluminium honeycomb on painted mirror, in artist's frame 99.5 x 128cm. Executed in 1976 Provenance Private Collection, Germany

Lot #: 56

Estimate: €40,000 - €60,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Markus Schinwald (b. 1973)

Markus Schinwald (b. 1973) Untitled two-part installation consisting of a wooden figure and a brass pole pole: 360cm. figure: 130 x 75 x 37cm. Executed in 2013 Provenance Gió Marconi, Milan

Lot #: 59

Estimate: €14,000 - €18,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Juan Genovés (b. 1930)

Juan Genovés (b. 1930) Trasiego signed and dated 'genovés 06' (lower right); signed, titled and dated 'GENOVÉS "TRASIEGO" 2006' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas laid on plywood 180 x 150 x 7.5cm. Painted in 2006 Provenance Marlborough Gallery, London. Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 64

Estimate: €70,000 - €90,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Afro (1912-1976)

Afro (1912-1976) Paesaggio rosso (Red Landscape) signed and dated 'Afro. 52' (lower right) oil and chalk on canvas 99 x 65cm. Painted in 1952 Provenance Galleria D'Arte Farsetti, Prato. Collection L. Bocchi, Italy. Acquired from the above in 1975. Thence by descent to the present owner

Lot #: 66

Estimate: €50,000 - €70,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Pierre Alechinsky (b. 1927)

Pierre Alechinsky (b. 1927) Untitled signed and dated 'Alechinsky 89' (lower left) acrylic and ink on paper laid on canvas 100 x 81cm. Executed in 1989 Provenance Private Collection, Denmark

Lot #: 68

Estimate: €35,000 - €55,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Francis Alÿs (b. 1959)

Francis Alÿs (b. 1959) Untitled painted wax figurine on wooden block, drinking glass and wooden table overall: 93 x 164 x 104cm. Executed in 1997 Provenance Noire Gallery, Turin. Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 102

Estimate: €15,000 - €20,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Karel Appel (1921–2006)

Karel Appel (1921–2006) Animal Coming From the Sun signed and dated 'ck. appel. '57' (lower left) oil on paper laid on board 63.5 x 76cm. Painted in 1957 Provenance Martha Jackson Gallery, New York. Gallery Moos, Toronto. Private Collection, Toronto. Anon. sale, ByDealers, 26 May 2019, lot 13

Lot #: 195

Estimate: €50,000 - €70,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Niki de Saint Phalle (1930-2002)

Niki de Saint Phalle (1930-2002) Chameau Vase (Camel Vase) stamped with signature and number 'Niki de Saint Phalle 44/50' (on a metal plate affixed to the underside of the hind leg), with editor's stamp 'HALIGON' (on the underside of the hind leg) painted polyester with one ceramic vase 25 x 42 x

Lot #: 198

Estimate: €12,000 - €18,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Niki de Saint Phalle (1930-2002)

Niki de Saint Phalle (1930-2002) Poisson Vase (Fish Vase) stamped with signature and date 'Niki de Saint Phalle 5/50' (on a metal plaque affixed to the inside of the vase), with editor's stamp 'HALIGON' (to the inside of the vase) painted polyester on iron foot 56 x 80.5 x 24cm. Executed in 1992

Lot #: 199

Estimate: €12,000 - €18,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Otto Piene (1928-2014)

Otto Piene (1928-2014) Tschernosjom signed with the artist's monogram, titled and dated '"Tschernosjom" OPiene '84' (on the reverse) oil and soot on canvas 100 x 100cm. Executed in 1984 Provenance Private Collection, Rheinland. Galerie Stefan Hildebrandt AG, St. Moritz. Acquired from the above by

Lot #: 207

Estimate: €35,000 - €55,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Gotthard Graubner (1930-2013)

Gotthard Graubner (1930-2013) Untitled (Blauer Schatten) (Blue Shadow) signed and dated 'G. Graubner 92' (lower centre) gouache and watercolour on paper laid on canvas 70 x 65.5cm. Executed in 1992 Provenance Galeri Artist, Instanbul. Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2008

Lot #: 210

Estimate: €35,000 - €45,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Karl Gerstner (1930-2017)

Karl Gerstner (1930-2017) (i) Algo Oval No. 13 (ii) Algo Oval No. 14 (i) signed, titled and dated 'Algo Oval 13 sig, 19-2-85 Karl Gerstner (on the reverse) (ii) signed, titled and dated 'Algo Oval 14 sig, 19-2-85 Karl Gerstner (on the reverse) each: lacquer on board each:115 x 74 x 8cm. each

Lot #: 211

Estimate: €10,000 - €15,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Joseph Marioni (b. 1943)

Joseph Marioni (b. 1943) Painting 3-80 acrylic on linen 244 x 214cm. Provenance Galerie Nordenhake, Stockholm. Acquired from the above in the 1980s, thence by descent to present owner

Lot #: 212

Estimate: €25,000 - €35,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Robert Zandvliet (b. 1970)

Robert Zandvliet (b. 1970) Untitled signed and dated 'RZandvliet '97' (on the stretcher) tempera on canvas 30 x 65cm. Painted in 1997 Provenance Galerie Onrust, Amsterdam. Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 219

Estimate: €5,000 - €7,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Rob Birza (b. 1962)

Rob Birza (b. 1962) Untitled tempera on canvas 180 x 120cm. Painted in 1991 Provenance Galerie Van Krimpen, Amsterdam. Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1991

Lot #: 222

Estimate: €2,500 - €3,500

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Gavin Turk (b. 1967)

Gavin Turk (b. 1967) Vakir Gunt incised with the artist’s signature and date 'Gavin Turk 10' (along the reverse lower edge); incised with title 'Vakir' (on the left protruding element) clay 34.5 x 22 x 24cm. Executed in 2010 Provenance Gallery Krinzinger, Vienna. Acquired from the above by the

Lot #: 231

Estimate: €18,000 - €25,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Claus-Otto Paeffgen (1933-2019)

Claus-Otto Paeffgen (1933-2019) Liebespfeil (Love Arrow) acrylic and plaster on wood 86 x 273 x 8cm. Provenance Galerie Hans Mayer, Dusseldorf. Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 238

Estimate: €20,000 - €30,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Constant (1920-2005)

Constant (1920-2005) Untitled (Adèle with Dog) signed 'Constant' (lower left) oil on canvas 35.5 x 30cm. Painted circa 1990 Provenance Acquired directly from the artist, thence by descent to the present owner

Lot #: 243

Estimate: €8,000 - €12,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Georg Baselitz (b. 1938)

Georg Baselitz (b. 1938) Two Cows signed with the artist’s initials 'GB' (lower right) graphite and coloured pencil on paper 22.5 x 30cm. Executed in 1969, with an etching on the verso with mirrored composition Provenance Nolan/Eckman Gallery, New York. Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 244

Estimate: €25,000 - €35,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Corneille (1922-2010)

Corneille (1922-2010) Le temps des oiseaux (The Birds' Time) signed and dated 'Corneille 64' (upper right); signed, titled and dated 'Corneille '64 "le temps des oiseaux"' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 60.5 x 81.5cm. Painted in 1964 Provenance Private Collection, Switzerland

Lot #: 247

Estimate: €30,000 - €50,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Joost Baljeu (1925-1991)

Joost Baljeu (1925-1991) Synthetische Constructie LS. II (Synthetic Construction LS. II) Perspex construction in a Perspex box 152 x 26 x 26cm. Executed in 1977 Provenance Galerie Brinkman, Amsterdam. Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1989

Lot #: 251

Estimate: €10,000 - €15,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Victor Vasarely (1906-1997)

Victor Vasarely (1906-1997) Untitled signed 'vasarely' (lower center) paper collage on paper 48 x 31.5cm. Executed in 1953 Provenance Galleri Östermalm, Stockholm. Anon. sale, Bukowskis Stockholm, 2003. Acquired at the above sale by the present owner

Lot #: 254

Estimate: €10,000 - €15,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019