Post-War to Present

Christie's
New York

Date of the auction: 05.03.2020

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Charles White (1918-1979)

Charles White (1918-1979) Brother John Sellers signed and dated 'CHARLES WHITE '54' (lower right) ink and graphite on illustration board 25 x 29 in. (63.5 x 73.7 cm.) Executed in 1954. Provenance Private collection, New York By descent from the above to the present owner

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$80,000 - US$120,000

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Alma Thomas (1891-1978)

Alma Thomas (1891-1978) Flash of Spring signed and dated ‘A.W. Thomas ‘68’ (lower right) oil on canvasboard 24 x 18 in. (61 x 45.7 cm.) Painted in 1968. Provenance Private collection, gift of the artist Anon. sale; Weschler's Auctioneers & Appraisers, Rockville, 16 February 1991, lot 146 Acquired at

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$450,000 - US$650,000

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Josef Albers (1888-1976)

Josef Albers (1888-1976) White Wall B incised with the artist's monogram and date 'A57' (lower right); signed again, titled and dated again '"White Wall B" Albers '57' (on the reverse) oil on Masonite 23 ¾ x 34 1/8 in. (60.3 x 86.7 cm.) Painted in 1957. Provenance Sidney Janis Gallery, New York

Lot #: 6

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Robert Indiana (1928-2018)

Robert Indiana (1928-2018) LOVE stenciled with the artist's name, inscription and date 'ROBERT INDIANA 2 SPRING NEW YORK 67' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 36 x 36 in. (91.4 x 91.4 cm.) Painted in 1967. Provenance Collection of the artist

Lot #: 8

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Andy Warhol (1928–1987)

Andy Warhol (1928–1987) Jackie signed and dated 'Andy Warhol 64' (on the overlap) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm.) Painted in 1964. Provenance Leo Castelli Gallery, New York John MacBean, New York, 1965 By descent from the above to the present owner

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$600,000 - US$800,000

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Tom Wesselmann (1931-2004)

Tom Wesselmann (1931-2004) Study for Mouth #19 signed and dated ‘Wesselmann 69’ (lower right); signed again, inscribed, titled and dated again ‘Study for Smoker 45 (Mouth #19) Wesselmann 1969’ (on the overlap) oil on canvas 12 x 10 in. (30.5 x 25.5 cm.) Painted in 1969. Provenance Serge de Bloe

Lot #: 13

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Robert Indiana (1928-2018)

Robert Indiana (1928-2018) AMOR stamped with the artist's signature, number and date '© 1998-2006 R INDIANA 2/5' (interior edge) polychromed aluminum 96 x 96 x 48 in. (243.8 x 243.8 x 121.9 cm.) Conceived in 1998 and executed in 2006. This work is number two from an edition of five. Provenance

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$650,000 - US$850,000

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Julie Curtiss (b. 1982)

Julie Curtiss (b. 1982) Redfaced signed, titled and dated ‘Julie Curtiss RedFaced, 2016’ (on the overlap) acrylic and oil on canvas 18 x 14 in. (45.7 x 35.6 cm.) Painted in 2016. Provenance Field Projects, New York Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2016

Lot #: 201

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Nina Chanel Abney (b. 1982)

Nina Chanel Abney (b. 1982) Untitled (XXX NO! COP) signed and dated 'NINA CHANEL ABNEY 2014' (on the overlap) acrylic and spray paint on canvas 48 x 36 in. (121.9 x 91.4 cm.) Executed in 2014. Provenance Kravets Wehby Gallery, New York Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2015

Lot #: 203

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Nathaniel Mary Quinn (b. 1977)

Nathaniel Mary Quinn (b. 1977) Lately signed, inscribed, titled and dated twice 'Nathaniel Mary Quinn Love You 2017 "Lately" 2017' (on the reverse) oil, oilstick, pastel and metallic paint on canvas 10 x 8 ¼ in. (25.4 x 20.9 cm.) Executed in 2017. Provenance Private collection Acquired from the

Lot #: 204

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Yoshitomo Nara (b. 1959)

Yoshitomo Nara (b. 1959) Girl with a Knife signed, titled and dated ‘girl with a knife Nara ‘98’ (on the reverse) acrylic, ink and graphite on panel 11 x 10 1/8 in. (28 x 25.7 cm.) Executed in 1998. Provenance Private collection, Los Angeles, acquired directly from the artist, 1998 Private

Lot #: 215

Estimate: US$500,000 - US$700,000

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Eddie Martinez (b. 1977)

Eddie Martinez (b. 1977) Keys to a Defunct Castle oil, acrylic, enamel and spray paint on canvas 72 x 107 in. (183 x 274 cm.) Executed in 2015. Provenance Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2016

Lot #: 218

Estimate: US$480,000 - US$680,000

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Jonas Wood (b. 1977)

Jonas Wood (b. 1977) Big Naked Snakes signed with the artist's initials, titled and dated 'BIG NAKED SNAKES JBRW 2012' (on the reverse) oil and acrylic on canvas 79 7/8 x 68 1/8 in. (203 x 173 cm.) Painted in 2012. Provenance David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles Acquired from the above by the

Lot #: 224

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Günther Förg (1952-2013)

Günther Förg (1952-2013) Rivoli signed, titled and dated ‘Förg 1989 Rivoli’ (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 86 ¾ x 54 7/8 in. (220 x 139.4 cm.) Painted in 1989. Provenance Private collection, Switzerland Greene Naftali Gallery, New York Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2014

Lot #: 235

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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John Baldessari (1931-2020)

John Baldessari (1931-2020) Retouch Series / Rubin's Effect: Four Faces; Two New Vases (Male, Female; Liza Minelli Pair) two retouched black and white photographs overall: 17 1/8 x 44 in. (43.5 x 111.8 cm.) Executed in 1976. Provenance Marian Goodman Gallery, New York Acquired from the above by the

Lot #: 241

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Flowers signed 'Andy Warhol' (on the overlap) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 14 x 14 in. (35.6 x 35.6 cm.) Painted in 1964. Provenance Leon and Robyn Supraner, New York, circa 1964 By descent from the above to the present owner

Lot #: 11

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Carroll Dunham (b. 1949)

Carroll Dunham (b. 1949) Leaf (Five) signed with the artist's initials and dated '8/08 C.D.' (upper right); dated again '3/09' (lower right); signed, inscribed, titled and dated again 'C. Dunham NYC 2008 "Leaf (five)"' (on the stretcher) mixed media on linen 37 1/8 x 43 in. (94.3 x 109.2 cm

Lot #: 262

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Sol LeWitt (1928-2007)

Sol LeWitt (1928-2007) Irregular Curves signed and dated 'S. LeWitt 01' (lower right) gouache on paper 14 ½ x 97 in. (36.8 x 246.4 cm.) Painted in 2001. Provenance Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2001

Lot #: 277

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Lynda Benglis (b. 1941)

Lynda Benglis (b. 1941) Edge signed, titled and dated 'LYNDA BENGLIS "EDGE" 1977' (on the reverse) gold leaf, plaster and wire 33 x 16 x 8 in. (83.8 x 40.6 x 20.3 cm.) Executed in 1977. Provenance Texas Gallery, Houston Acquired from the above by the present owner, circa 1980

Lot #: 1

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Mary Bauermeister (b. 1934)

Mary Bauermeister (b. 1934) Peng-Cil signed, titled and dated ‘m. bauermeister 1966 “PENG-CiL”’ (lower left edge); signed again with the artist's initials and dated again 'M.B 1966' (on an interior element); signed again, titled again twice and dated again twice ‘"PENG-CIL" 1966 “PENG-CIL” m

Lot #: 2

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Beauford Delaney (1901-1979)

Beauford Delaney (1901-1979) Untitled signed 'Beauford Delaney' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 32 x 25 ¾ in. (81 x 65.4 cm.) Painted in 1960. Provenance Galerie Paul Facchetti, Paris Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$80,000 - US$120,000

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Frank Stella (b. 1936)

Frank Stella (b. 1936) Chodorów (Sketch) signed, titled and dated 'Chodorów (Sketch) F. Stella '72' (lower right) acrylic, enamel, felt and canvas collage on paperboard mounted on panel 32 ¾ x 29 ¾ in. (83.2 x 75.6 cm.) Executed in 1972. Provenance Lawrence Rubin Gallery, New York M. Knoedler & Co

Lot #: 7

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Robert Indiana (1928-2018)

Robert Indiana (1928-2018) LOVE stenciled with the artist's name, inscription and date 'INDIANA 2 NEW YORK 67' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 36 x 36 in. (91.4 x 91.4 cm.) Painted in 1967. Provenance Collection of the artist

Lot #: 9

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Richard Pettibone (b. 1938)

Richard Pettibone (b. 1938) Andy Warhol, 'Orange Disaster', 1963 signed, titled and dated '"Andy Warhol, 'Orange Disaster', 1963" Richard Pettibone 1996' (on the overlap) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 24 7/8 x 19 ¼ in. (63.2 x 48.9 cm.) Executed in 1996. Provenance Curt Marcus Gallery, New

Lot #: 10

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Tom Wesselmann (1931-2004)

Tom Wesselmann (1931-2004) Stockinged Nude #7 signed, inscribed and dated '#7 Wesselmann 80' (lower left) Liquitex and graphite on paperboard 8 x 18 ¾ in. (20.3 x 47.6 cm.) Executed in 1980. This work is a unique variant from a series of twenty-five. Provenance Sidney Janis Gallery, New York Private

Lot #: 14

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Keith Haring (1958-1990)

Keith Haring (1958-1990) Untitled dated '84' (upper center); signed, dedicated and dated again 'K. Haring DEC. 29 1984 FOR JON HAPPY NEW YEAR 1984 LOVE, KEITH X?X' (on the overlap) acrylic on canvas 24 x 24 in. (61 x 61 cm.) Painted in 1984. Provenance Jon Gould, New York, gift of the artist

Lot #: 15

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Jon Gould signed, titled, dated 'Jon Andy Warhol 81' (on the overlap) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 40 x 40 in. (101.6 x 101.6 cm.) Painted in 1981. Provenance Jon Gould, New York, gift of the artist Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 16

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Candy Box (Lamston's 85 cents) stamped with the Estate of Andy Warhol stamp and numbered 'A392.103' (on the overlap) acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas 10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3 cm.) Painted in 1983. Provenance Jon Gould, New York, gift of the artist Acquired from the above

Lot #: 17

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Wayne Thiebaud (b. 1920)

Wayne Thiebaud (b. 1920) Big Green Sucker signed and dated '? Thiebaud 1970' (lower right) wax crayon and graphite on vellum laid down on paperboard 18 ¾ x 23 ¾ in. (47.6 x 60.3 cm.) Executed in 1970. Provenance John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco Geico Collection, Eden Prairie, Minnesota, 1980

Lot #: 18

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

Date: 5 Mar 2020

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Wayne Thiebaud (b. 1920)

Wayne Thiebaud (b. 1920) Study for Freeway signed and dated ' ? Thiebaud 1979' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 12 x 12 in. (30.4 x 30.4 cm.) Painted in 1979. Provenance Allan Stone Gallery, New York John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco Evelyn D. Haas, San Francisco, 1985 Her sale; Christie's, New

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$380,000 - US$550,000

Date: 5 Mar 2020