Post-War & Contemporary Art

Christie's
Amsterdam

Date of the auction: 25.11.2019 - 26.11.2019

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Raoul De Keyser (1930-2012)

Raoul De Keyser (1930-2012) Kalklijn (Chalk Line) signed, titled and dated 'raoul de keyser 1970 "KALKLIJN"' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 190 x 190cm. Painted in 1970 Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner in 1971

Lot #: 3

Estimate: €50,000 - €70,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Karel Appel (1921-2006)

Karel Appel (1921-2006) Sortilège (Spell) signed and dated 'ck. appel 58' (lower left) oil on canvas 130 x 196cm. Painted in 1958 Provenance Betty Barman, Brussels. Robert Giron, Brussels. Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1962

Lot #: 8

Estimate: €120,000 - €180,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Arnulf Rainer (b. 1929)

Arnulf Rainer (b. 1929) The Fright signed twice 'A. Rainer' (lower right) oil, oil stick, fabric, glass eyes, staples and découpage on photograph on board, in artist's frame image: 122 x 175cm. overall: 125 x 178cm. Executed in 1983 Provenance Galerie Ulysses, Vienna. Acquired from the above by the

Lot #: 23

Estimate: €70,000 - €90,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Günther Förg (1952-2013)

Günther Förg (1952-2013) Untitled signed and dated 'Förg 95' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 122.5 x 101.5cm. Painted in 1995 Provenance Christine Koenig Gallery, Vienna. Private Collection, The Netherlands

Lot #: 24

Estimate: €100,000 - €150,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Martin Kippenberger (1953-1997)

Martin Kippenberger (1953-1997) Untitled (from the series Hand Painted Pictures) oil on canvas 150 x 180cm. Painted in 1992 Provenance Estate of Martin Kippenberger, Cologne. Private Collection, New York

Lot #: 25

Estimate: €200,000 - €300,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Marlene Dumas (b. 1953)

Marlene Dumas (b. 1953) The Edge signed and titled twice and dated 'the edge Marlene Dumas 91 Loss of Soul' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 60 x 50cm. Painted in 1991 Provenance Galerie Paul Andriesse, Amsterdam. Acquired from the above by the present owner circa 1991-1992

Lot #: 45

Estimate: €100,000 - €150,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 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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Per Kirkeby (1938-2018)

Per Kirkeby (1938-2018) Gegen Abend I (Towards Evening I) signed and dated 'PER KIRKEBY 1984' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 200 x 150cm. Painted in 1984 Provenance Galerie Michael Werner, Cologne. Private Collection, Germany (acquired from the above). Thence by descent to the present owner

Lot #: 52

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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Jef Verheyen (1932–1984)

Jef Verheyen (1932–1984) Untitled signed, dedicated and dated '1959/1960 Jef Verheyen to Fontana' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 100 x 82cm. Painted in 1959-1960 Provenance Lucio Fontana Collection, Milan. Galerie Bernard, Grenchen. Schneider Fardwazen, Bern. Private Collection, Italy. Private

Lot #: 58

Estimate: €80,000 - €120,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Günther Förg (1952-2013)

Günther Förg (1952-2013) Untitled signed and dated ‘Förg 2001’ (on the reverse) acrylic on lead on wood 60 x 40cm. Executed in 2001 Provenance Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen. Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 61

Estimate: €40,000 - €60,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Günther Förg (1952-2013)

Günther Förg (1952-2013) Untitled signed and dated ‘Förg 2001’ (on the reverse) acrylic on lead on wood 60 x 40cm. Executed in 2001 Provenance Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen. Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 62

Estimate: €40,000 - €60,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Günther Förg (1952-2013)

Günther Förg (1952-2013) Untitled signed and dated ‘Förg 2001’ (on the reverse) acrylic on lead on wood 60 x 40cm. Executed in 2001 Provenance Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen. Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 63

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 titled 'CHANTOIR' (upper centre), signed and dated 'Th. De Cordier '87' (lower right) ballpoint, gouache and coloured pencil on paper laid on card 42 x 38.5cm. Executed in 1987 Provenance Private Collection, Belgium (acquired directly from the artist). Acquired

Lot #: 19

Estimate: €25,000 - €35,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Fritz Winter (1905-1976)

Fritz Winter (1905-1976) Der Osterbaum (Easter Tree) signed and dated 'FWinter 63' (lower right); signed, titled and dated 'Der Osterbaum FWinter 63' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 130 x 97cm. Painted in 1963 Provenance Fritz-Winter-Haus, Ahlen. Galerie Aras, Saulgau. Acquired from the above by the

Lot #: 34

Estimate: €35,000 - €55,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Imi Knoebel (b. 1940)

Imi Knoebel (b. 1940) ODYSHAPE Gelb 4 (ODYSHAPE Yellow 4) signed and dated 'imi 95' (on the reverse) acrylic on aluminum 102 x 101.5 x 5.5cm. Executed in 1995 Provenance Galerie nächst St. Stephan Rosemarie Schwarzwälder, Vienna. Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1996

Lot #: 41

Estimate: €55,000 - €75,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Yayoi Kusama (b. 1929)

Yayoi Kusama (b. 1929) The Ground signed and dated 'YAYOI KUSAMA 1953' (lower left), signed and dated Y KUSAMA 1953 (upper left); signed, titled and dated 'YAYOI KUSAMA 1953 The Ground' (on the reverse) gouache, ink and pastel on paper 27 x 18.5cm. Executed in 1953 Provenance Andrew Kreps Gallery

Lot #: 44

Estimate: €60,000 - €80,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Imi Knoebel (B. 1940)

Imi Knoebel (B. 1940) Untitled signed and dated 'imi 85' (lower left); signed and dated 'imi 85' (on the reverse) oil, gesso and découpage on fibreboard 202 x 172cm. Executed in 1985 Provenance Private Collection, Germany (acquired directly from the artist in 1985). Thence by descent to the present

Lot #: 53

Estimate: €80,000 - €120,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Jan Dibbets (b. 1941)

Jan Dibbets (b. 1941) Shutterspeed Piece - Konrad Fisher's Gallery I signed and dated 'Jan Dibbets january 1971' (lower centre) black and white photographs and pencil on paper, in artist's frame 55 x 71cm. Executed in 1971 Provenance Konrad Fisher, Dusseldorf. Acquired from the above by the present

Lot #: 1

Estimate: €25,000 - €35,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Panamarenko (b. 1940)

Panamarenko (b. 1940) The Magnetic Space Ship signed, titled and dated 'THE MAGNETIC SPACESHIP 1978 Panamarenko' (upper center) ink, watercolour, felt-tip pen and paper collage on paper 118.5 x 248cm. Executed in 1978 Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner in 1978

Lot #: 2

Estimate: €20,000 - €30,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Mel Bochner (b. 1940)

Mel Bochner (b. 1940) First Range signed, titled and dated 'FIRST RANGE MEL BOCHNER 1973' (lower right) felt-tip pen and pencil on paper 97 x 127cm. Executed in 1973 Provenance Galerie Ileana Sonnabend, Paris. Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1973

Lot #: 4

Estimate: €15,000 - €20,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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stanley brouwn (1935-2017)

stanley brouwn (1935-2017) this way brouwn signed and dated 'Brouwn 69' (lower right) arylic and ink on fibreboard 122 x 125.5cm Executed in 1969 Provenance Galerie Michael Werner, Cologne. Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1971

Lot #: 5

Estimate: €12,000 - €16,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Jan Dibbets (b. 1941)

Jan Dibbets (b. 1941) A Trace in the Wood in the Form of an Angle of 30° - Crossing the Path signed, titled and dated 'A trace in the wood in the form of an angle of 30° crossing the path Ithaca/Cornell University/NY febr.1969/Jan Dibbets.' (lower right) paper collage on black and white photograph

Lot #: 6

Estimate: €30,000 - €50,000

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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Tony Cragg (b. 1949)

Tony Cragg (b. 1949) COL wax crayon on board, in six parts 220 x 188 x 150cm. Executed in 1985 Provenance Art & Project, Amsterdam. Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1985

Lot #: 9

Estimate: €15,000 - €20,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Victor Burgin (b. 1941)

Victor Burgin (b. 1941) Bracketed Perfomative signed 'Victor Burgin' (on the title page) printed ink on paper, in ten parts (i) 29.5 x 42cm. title page, (ii)-(ix) 29.5 x 21cm. Executed in 1971, this work is copy B from nine signed copies Provenance Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris. Acquired from the

Lot #: 10

Estimate: €8,000 - €12,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Panamarenko (b. 1940)

Panamarenko (b. 1940) Marmaduke signed, titled and dated '"MARMADUKE" Panamarenko 72' (lower left) pencil and ink on paper 100 x 150cm. Executed in 1972 Provenance Wide White Space, Antwerp. Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1972

Lot #: 11

Estimate: €12,000 - €16,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Ulrich Rückriem (b. 1938)

Ulrich Rückriem (b. 1938) Untitled blue french granite, in five parts 132.5 x 61.5 x 66.5cm. Executed in 1987 Provenance Galerie Jean Bernier, Athens. Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1989

Lot #: 12

Estimate: €20,000 - €30,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Meyer Vaisman (b. 1960)

Meyer Vaisman (b. 1960) Small Filler signed, titled and dated '"SMALL FILLER" 1987 Meyer Vaisman' (on the stretcher) process ink on canvas on a wooden structure 183 x 91.5 x 27.5cm. Executed in 1987 Provenance Sonnabend Gallery, New York. Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1987

Lot #: 13

Estimate: €7,000 - €9,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019

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Ger van Elk (1941-2014)

Ger van Elk (1941-2014) Orange Blanche Bleue (Orange White Blue) signed, titled and dated 'Ger Van Elk 1985 "Orange Blanche Bleu"' (on the reverse) enamel and varnish on photograph on polystyrene, in artist's frame 120 x 120 x 9cm. Executed in 1985 Provenance Art & Project, Amsterdam. Acquired from

Lot #: 14

Estimate: €8,000 - €12,000

Date: 25 Nov 2019 - 26 Nov 2019