Post-War & Contemporary Art Evening Sale

Christie's
New York

Date of the auction: 15.11.2017

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Adam Pendleton (B. 1984)

Adam Pendleton (B. 1984) Black Dada (K) gesso and silkscreen ink on canvas, in two parts overall: 96 x 76 in. (243.8 x 193 cm.) Painted in 2012

Lot #: 1

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

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Philippe Parreno (B. 1964)

Philippe Parreno (B. 1964) My Room is Another Fish Bowl Mylar and helium bar fish: 37 x 24 1/2 inches (94 x 62.2 cm) tropical fish 1: 26 3/4 x 29 inches (67.9 x 73.7 cm) tropical fish 2: 26 3/4 x 29 inches (67.9 x 73.7 cm) fantasy fish: 37 7/8 x 37 3/4 inches (96.2 x 95.9 cm) tuna/shark fish: 27 1/8

Lot #: 2

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

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Kerry James Marshall (B. 1955)

Kerry James Marshall (B. 1955) Still Life with Wedding Portrait signed with the artist's initials and dated 'KJM 2015' (lower right) acrylic on PVC panel 59 1/2 x 47 1/2 in. (151.1 x 120.6 cm.) Painted in 2015

Lot #: 3

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

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Frank Stella (B. 1936)

Frank Stella (B. 1936) Cipango (Small Version) alkyd on canvas 23 3/8 x 23 3/8 in. (59.4 x 59.4 cm.) Painted in 1962

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$2,200,000 - US$2,800,000

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Eva Hesse (1936-1970)

Eva Hesse (1936-1970) No title graphite and ink wash on paper 11 3/4 x 9 in. (29.8 x 22.8 cm.) Executed in 1967

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$800,000 - US$1,200,000

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Mark Rothko (1903-1970)

Mark Rothko (1903-1970) Saffron signed and dated 'MARK ROTHKO 1957' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 69 1/2 x 53 3/4 in. (175.6 x 136.5 cm.) Painted in 1957. View Special Publication: Mark Rothko, Saffron, 1957 Catalogue

Lot #: 6

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

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010)

Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010) Spider II signed with the artist's initials and stamped with the edition number 'LB 5/6' (on underside) bronze 73 x 73 x 22 1/2 in. (185.4 x 185.4 x 57.2 cm.) Executed in 1995. This work is number five from an edition of six plus one artist's proof. View Special

Lot #: 7

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

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Vija Celmins (B. 1938)

Vija Celmins (B. 1938) Lead Sea #2 signed and dated 'V. Celmins 1969' (lower right) graphite on paper 14 1/2 x 19 3/4 in. (36.8 x 50.1 cm.) Drawn in 1969

Lot #: 8

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

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) Salvator Mundi oil on panel 25 7/8 x 18 in. (65.7 x 45.7 cm.) Painted circa 1500. View Special Publication: Leonardo da Vinci Salvator Mundi Catalogue

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$0

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988)

Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988) Il Duce signed, inscribed, titled and dated 'Jean-Michel Basquiat NYC 82 "IL DUCE"' (on the reverse) acrylic, oilstick and spray paint on canvas 60 x 60 in. (152.4 x 152.4 cm.) Painted in 1982

Lot #: 10

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

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Keith Haring (1958-1990)

Keith Haring (1958-1990) Untitled signed and dated 'JANUARY 1983 K. Haring' (on the reverse) vinyl paint on vinyl tarpaulin with metal grommets 120 x 120 in. (304.8 x 304.8 cm.) Painted in 1983. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by the The Estate of Keith Haring

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$3,500,000 - US$4,500,000

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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John Currin (B. 1962)

John Currin (B. 1962) Gold Nude signed and dated 'John Currin 1999' (on the overlap) oil on canvas 28 x 22 in. (71.2 x 56 cm.) Painted in 1999

Lot #: 12

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

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Sixty Last Suppers numbered twice 'PA82.020' (on the overlap); numbered again 'PA82.020' (on the stretcher) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 116 x 393 in. (294.6 x 998.2 cm.) Painted in 1986. View Special Publication: Andy Warhol, Sixty Last Suppers Catalogue

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$0

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Agnes Martin (1912-2004)

Agnes Martin (1912-2004) Untitled signed and dated 'a martin 2003' (on the reverse) acrylic and graphite on canvas 60 x 60 in. (154.2 x 154.2 cm.) Painted in 2003

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$4,000,000 - US$6,000,000

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Cy Twombly (1928-2011)

Cy Twombly (1928-2011) Untitled acrylic on canvas 128 x 194 1/2 in. (325.1 x 494 cm.) Painted in 2005

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$0

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Philip Guston (1913-1980)

Philip Guston (1913-1980) Summer Kitchen Still Life dedicated and dated ‘TO DORIS AND ED BLATTER ‘79' (lower center); signed ‘Philip Guston’ (lower right); signed again, titled and dated again ‘PHILIP GUSTON “SUMMER KITCHEN STILL LIFE” 1978-79’ (on the reverse) oil on canvas 32 1/8 x 36 in. (82 x

Lot #: 16

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

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Cy Twombly (1928-2011)

Cy Twombly (1928-2011) Sunset oil based house paint, wax crayon, colored pencil and lead pencil on canvas 55 3/4 x 70 7/8 in. (141.6 x 180 cm.) Painted in 1957. View Special Publication: Cy Twombly, Sunset Catalogue

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$0

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Lee Krasner (1908-1984)

Lee Krasner (1908-1984) Shattered Light signed twice and dated 'Lee Krasner KRASNER 1954' (on the reverse) oil and paper collage on Masonite 34 x 48 in. (86.4 x 121.9 cm.) Executed in 1954

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$1,800,000 - US$2,500,000

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Louise Nevelson (1899-1988)

Louise Nevelson (1899-1988) Floating Cloud Zag II painted wood 41 3/4 x 50 5/8 x 7 ¾ in. (106 x 128.5 x 19.6 cm.) Executed in 1977

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$350,000 - US$450,000

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Hans Hofmann (1880-1966)

Hans Hofmann (1880-1966) Lava signed and dated 'hans hofmann '60' (lower right); signed again, titled and dated again 'Lava 1960 hans hofmann' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 72 x 60 in. (182.8 x 152.4 cm.) Painted in 1960

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$4,000,000 - US$6,000,000

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Franz Kline (1910-1962)

Franz Kline (1910-1962) Light Mechanic signed and dated 'FRANZ KLINE '60' (on the reverse); signed again and titled 'LIGHT MECHANIC KLINE' (on the stretcher) oil on canvas 92 x 67 5/8 in. (233.6 x 171.7 cm.) Painted in 1960. View Special Publication: Modern Masters from the Eppler Family Collection

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$0

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Alexander Calder (1898-1976)

Alexander Calder (1898-1976) Two-Toned Moon signed with artist's monogram twice and dated twice 'CA 75' (on the red element and the black base) standing mobile—sheet metal, wire and paint 33 x 43 x 33 in. (83.8 x 109.2 x 83.8 cm.) Executed in 1975

Lot #: 22

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

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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William Baziotes (1912-1963)

William Baziotes (1912-1963) Phantasm signed 'Baziotes' (lower right); signed again and dated 'Wm. Baziotes 1951' (on the reverse) oil and graphite on canvas 60 x 72 1/2 in. (152.4 x 184.1 cm.) Painted in 1951

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$800,000 - US$1,200,000

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Jackson Pollock (1912-1956)

Jackson Pollock (1912-1956) Number 24, 1951 oil on canvas laid down on Masonite 24 3/8 x 31 3/8 in. (61.9 x 79.7 cm.) Painted in 1951

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$3,500,000 - US$4,500,000

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Robert Motherwell (1915-1991)

Robert Motherwell (1915-1991) Je t'aime No. III with Loaf of Bread signed, titled and dated twice '"JE T'AIME, NO. III, WITH LOAF OF BREAD." 27 April 55 Robert Motherwell July 1955' (on the reverse) oil and charcoal on canvas 72 x 54 in. (182.8 x 137.1 cm.) Painted in 1955

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$1,200,000 - US$1,800,000

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Alexander Calder (1898-1976)

Alexander Calder (1898-1976) Calderoulette standing mobile—brass, wire and thread 20 ¾ x 28 x 17 in. (52.7 x 71.1 x 43 cm.) Executed circa 1941

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$3,200,000 - US$3,800,000

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Arshile Gorky (1904-1948)

Arshile Gorky (1904-1948) Composition I ink, wax crayon and graphite on paper 19 x 24 7/8 in. (48.2 x 63.1 cm.) Executed in 1943

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$2,000,000 - US$3,000,000

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Milton Avery (1885-1965)

Milton Avery (1885-1965) Pale Field, Dark Mountain signed and dated 'Milton Avery 1959' (lower right) oil on canvas 39 3/4 x 54 1/8 in. (101 x 137.4 cm.) Painted in 1959

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$1,200,000 - US$1,800,000

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Willem de Kooning (1904-1997)

Willem de Kooning (1904-1997) Composition I signed 'de Kooning' (lower right) oil on paper laid down on board 23 x 22 3/4 in. (58.4 x 57.7 cm.) Painted in 1955

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$4,000,000 - US$6,000,000

Date: 15 Nov 2017

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Adolph Gottlieb (1903-1974)

Adolph Gottlieb (1903-1974) Brown Splash signed, titled twice and dated 'Brown Splash Adolph Gottlieb BROWN SPLASH 1970' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 90 x 72 in. (228.6 x 182.8 cm.) Painted in 1970

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$1,400,000 - US$1,800,000

Date: 15 Nov 2017