The Artist's Muse: A Curated Evening Sale

Christie's
9 November 2015, New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 09.11.2015

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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Le peintre et son modèle
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Le peintre et son modèle signed and dated 'Picasso II-I-XXXIII-' (lower right) charcoal and estompe on paper 11 x 10 1/8 in. (28 x 25.7 cm.) Drawn on 2 January 1933

Lot #: 1 A

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

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (1880-1938)

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (1880-1938)
Tänzerin mit gehobenem Bein
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (1880-1938) Tänzerin mit gehobenem Bein carved and painted oakwood Height: 26 ¼ in. (66.5 cm.) Executed in 1913; unique

Lot #: 2 A

Estimate: US$3,500,000 - US$5,500,000

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (1880-1938)

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (1880-1938)
Im See badende Mädchen, Moritzburg
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (1880-1938) Im See badende Mädchen, Moritzburg signed and dated 'ELKirchner 07' (lower left); signed and dated again, titled and with Nachlass stamp 'ELKirchner 07 Im See badende Mädchen Moritzburg' (on the

Lot #: 3 A

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

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Paul Gauguin (1848-1903)

Paul Gauguin (1848-1903)
Thérèse
Paul Gauguin (1848-1903) Thérèse signed with initials 'PGO' (below the left hand); titled 'THERESE' (below the right hand) carved miro wood, gold gilding and copper nails Height: 26 in. (66 cm.) Executed circa 1902-1903; unique

Lot #: 5 A

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

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Paul Gauguin (1848-1903)

Paul Gauguin (1848-1903)
Jeune homme à la fleur
Paul Gauguin (1848-1903) Jeune homme à la fleur signed with initials 'PGO' (lower left) oil on canvas 17 7/8 x 13 ¼ in. (45.4 x 33.5 cm.) Painted in Tahiti, 1891

Lot #: 6 A

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

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Paul Cézanne (1839-1906)

Paul Cézanne (1839-1906)
L'homme à la pipe (Étude pour un joueur de cartes) ( recto ); Père Alexandre ( verso )
Paul Cézanne (1839-1906) L'homme à la pipe (Étude pour un joueur de cartes) ( recto ); Père Alexandre ( verso ) watercolor on paper ( recto ); pencil on paper ( verso ) 19 x 12 5/8 in

Lot #: 7 A

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

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920)

Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920)
Nu couché
Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920) Nu couché signed ‘modigliani’ (upper right) oil on canvas 23 5/8 x 36 ¼ in. (59.9 x 92 cm.) Painted in 1917-1918

Lot #: 8 A

Estimate: US$0

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Marcel Duchamp (1887-1968)

Marcel Duchamp (1887-1968)
Monte Carlo Bond (No. 30)
Marcel Duchamp (1887-1968) Monte Carlo Bond (No. 30) signed and inscribed 'M. Duchamp Rrose Sélavy' (lower center); signed with initials 'RS' (on the tax stamp); stamped with number '30' (lower center, on the tax stamp and in several locations

Lot #: 9 A

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

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Gustave Courbet (1819-1877)

Gustave Courbet (1819-1877)
Femme nue couchée
Gustave Courbet (1819-1877) Femme nue couchée signed and dated '..62 Gustave. Courbet.' (lower right) oil on canvas 29 ½ x 38 ¼ in. (74.9 x 97.1 cm.) Painted in 1862

Lot #: 10 A

Estimate: US$15,000,000 - US$25,000,000

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Jeff Koons (b. 1955)

Jeff Koons (b. 1955)
Hand on Breast
Jeff Koons (b. 1955) Hand on Breast signed, numbered and dated 'Jeff Koons ’90 A.P.’ (on the overlap) oil inks on canvas 97 1/8 x 143 1/4 in. (246.7 x 363.9 cm.) Executed in 1990. This work is the artist's proof aside from an edition of one

Lot #: 11 A

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

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Joan Miró (1893-1983)

Joan Miró (1893-1983)
Jeune fille s'évadant
Joan Miró (1893-1983) Jeune fille s'évadant signed and numbered 'Miró 1/4' (on the bottom of the left foot); inscribed with foundry mark 'Susse Fondeur Paris' (on the bottom of the right foot) painted bronze Height: 60 in. (152.5 cm.) Conceived in 1967 and

Lot #: 12 A

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

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997)

Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997)
Nurse
Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997) Nurse signed and dated ‘rf Lichtenstein '64’ (on the reverse) oil and Magna on canvas 48 x 48 in. (121.9 x 121.9 cm.) Painted in 1964

Lot #: 13 A

Estimate: US$0

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966)

Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966)
Femme debout
Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966) Femme debout inscribed with signature and numbered ‘Alberto Giacometti 1/8’ (on the top of the base); inscribed with foundry mark 'Susse Fondeur Paris' (on the back of the base) bronze with brown and green patina Height: 27 ¼

Lot #: 14 A

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

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-1901)

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-1901)
Au lit: Le baiser
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-1901) Au lit: Le baiser peinture à l’essence on board 17 7/8 x 23 in. (45.5 x 58.5 cm.) Painted in 1892

Lot #: 16 A

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

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Balthus (Balthasar Klossowski de Rola) (1908-2001)

Balthus (Balthasar Klossowski de Rola) (1908-2001)
Lady Abdy
Balthus (Balthasar Klossowski de Rola) (1908-2001) Lady Abdy signed with initials and dated 'Bs – 1935' (lower left); signed and dated (on the reverse) oil on canvas 72 7/8 x 53 1/8 in. (185.1 x 134.9 cm.) Painted in 1935

Lot #: 18 A

Estimate: US$9,000,000 - US$12,000,000

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966)

Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966)
James Lord
Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966) James Lord signed and dated 'Alberto Giacometti 1964' (lower right) oil on canvas 45 ¾ x 31 ¾ in. (115.9 x 80.6 cm.) Painted in 1964

Lot #: 19 A

Estimate: US$22,000,000 - US$30,000,000

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Homme à l’épée
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Homme à l’épée signed 'Picasso' (lower right); dated '25.7.69.' (on the reverse) oil on panel 57 3/8 x 45 in. (145.6 x 114.3 cm.) Painted on 25 July 1969

Lot #: 20 A

Estimate: US$0

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol (1928-1987)
Gun
Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Gun stamped twice with the Estate of Andy Warhol and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts., Inc. stamps and numbered 'PA15.061' (on the overlap) acrylic and silkscreen inks on canvas 70 x 90 1/8 in. (177.8 x 228.9 cm.) Painted in 1981

Lot #: 21 A

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

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997)

Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997)
Crying Girl
Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997) Crying Girl signed, numbered and dated 'rf Lichtenstein #4 of 5 1964' (on the reverse) porcelain enamel on steel 46 x 46 in. (116.8 x 116.8 cm.) Executed in 1964. This work is number four from an edition of five

Lot #: 22 A

Estimate: US$7,000,000 - US$9,000,000

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Alexander Archipenko (1887-1964)

Alexander Archipenko (1887-1964)
Woman Combing Her Hair
Alexander Archipenko (1887-1964) Woman Combing Her Hair signed, dated, numbered and inscribed 'Archipenko 1915 2 Paris' (on the top of the base) bronze with brown patina Height: 70 ½ in. (179 cm.) Conceived in 1915 and cast in the artist's

Lot #: 23 A

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

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Yoshitomo Nara (b. 1959)

Yoshitomo Nara (b. 1959)
The Little Star Dweller
Yoshitomo Nara (b. 1959) The Little Star Dweller signed, titled and dated 'Yoshitomo Nara '06 The Little Star Dweller' (on the reverse) acrylic and glitter on canvas 89 1/2 x 71 5/8 in. (227.3 x 181.3 cm.) Painted in 2006

Lot #: 24 A

Estimate: US$3,000,000 - US$5,000,000

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Richard Prince (b. 1949)

Richard Prince (b. 1949)
Heartbreak Nurse #2
Richard Prince (b. 1949) Heartbreak Nurse #2 signed, titled and dated 'Richard Prince "Heartbreak Nurse #2" 2002' (on the overlap) ink jet and acrylic on canvas 72 x 44 7/8 in. (182.8 x 113.9 cm.) Painted in 2002

Lot #: 26 A

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

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997)

Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997)
Sleeping Girl (Study)
Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997) Sleeping Girl (Study) graphite and colored pencil on paper 5 3/4 x 5 3/4 in. (14.7 x 14.7 cm.) Drawn in 1964

Lot #: 31 A

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

Date: 9 Nov 2015

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Chuck Close (b. 1940)

Chuck Close (b. 1940)
Self–Portrait
Chuck Close (b. 1940) Self–Portrait signed, titled and dated '"Self Portrait 2007" Chuck Close 2006-7' (on the reverse) oil on linen 72 x 60 in. (182.9 x 152.4 cm.) Painted in 2007

Lot #: 32 A

Estimate: US$2,500,000 - US$3,500,000

Date: 9 Nov 2015