17 May 2016

Contemporary Asian Art, Postmodern Prints, Contemporary Abstraction, and more

Frank Stella, Gerhard Richter, Sam Francis, Thomas Ruff, Peter Schuyff, Damien Hirst, Matt Connors, Hans Hofmann

 
 
 

May 17, 2016

 
 
 
 
 

Contemporary Asian Art
May 17–26

 
 
 
 

Liu Ye
B.B.G., 2008
Est. 7,000–10,000 USD

 
 
 
 

Yoshitomo Nara
Mushroom House, 2014
Est. 12,000–15,000 USD

 

Zhang Huan
To Raise the Water Level in a Fish Pond (Middle), 1997
Est. 18,000–25,000 USD

 
 
 

Kim Tae-Ho
Internal Rhythm, 2012
Est. 12,000–15,000 USD

 

Hiro Ando
Nishikigoi, 2015
Est. 12,000–15,000 USD

 
 
 

We are pleased to offer a selection of exceptional paintings, prints, sculptures, and more by some of today's most sought-after Asian artists, including Yoshitomo Nara, Yue Minjun, Yayoi Kusama, Takashi Murakami, Liu Ye, Hiro Ando, Kim Tae-Ho, and Kim Jongsook, among others.

 
 

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Contemporary Abstraction
May 17–26

 
 
 
 

Thomas Ruff
Substrat 34 I, 2007
Est. 5,000–7,000 USD

 

After Frank Stella
Angriff (from Conspiracy: The Artist as Witness), 1971
Est. 2,000–3,000 USD

 
 

Contemporary Abstraction features innovative works by Frank Stella, Gerhard Richter, Sam Francis, Thomas Ruff, Peter Schuyff, Damien Hirst, Matt Connors, Hans Hofmann, and other leaders of abstract art.

 
 

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Postmodern Prints
May 10–19

 
 
 
 

Roy Lichtenstein
Cow Triptych (Cow Going Abstract) (3 works), 1982
Est. 12,000–18,000 USD

 

Damien Hirst
Oleoylsarcosine, 2008
Est. 25,000–35,000 USD

 
 

Don't miss the chance to bid on sought-after works by Jeff Koons, Robert Longo, Lucio Fontana, William Kentridge, Roy Lichtenstein, Banksy, Damien Hirst, David Hockney, and more in a sale of provocative prints that react to and reject the trends of Modern Art.

 
 

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Works of the Week

 
 
 
 

Yue Minjun
Mushroom Cloud (from Snatched Ecstasy), 2009
Est. 3,000–5,000 USD

 

James Rosenquist
The Bird of Paradise Approaches the Hot Water Planet (from Welcome to the Water Planet), 1989
Est. 18,000–25,000 USD

 
 
 

Sam Francis
Untitled (SF-227S), 1974–1976
Est. 9,000–12,000 USD

 

Wang Guangyi
Materialist, 2002
Est. 30,000–40,000 USD

 
 
 

David Hockney
Picture of Melrose Avenue in an Ornate Gold Frame (from A Hollywood Collection), 1965
Est. 10,000–15,000 USD

 

Nobuyoshi Araki
Kinbaku (Bondage), 1989
Est. 6,000–8,000 USD

 
 

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Upcoming Sale Preview:
Rebels
May 20–31

 
 
 
 

Joseph Szabo
Priscilla, 1969
Est. 7,000–10,000 USD

 
 
 

Beginning this Friday, May 20, our Rebels sale will offer photographs that convey the wild, adventurous human spirit. This edgy sale pays tribute to both artists and subjects who reject convention and break all the rules, with unforgettable photographs by Sally Mann, Marilyn Minter, Helmut Newton, Francesca Woodman, Joseph Szabo, Malick Sidibé, Richard Prince, Roxanne Lowit, and more.

 
 

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May 20–31

Rebels
Consignment Deadline:
May 17

This sale of edgy photographs will pay tribute to both artists and subjects who defy convention.

May 31–June 9

Minimalism: Concept/Object
Consignment Deadline:
May 26

Important works by Sol LeWitt, Richard Serra, and Donald Judd are among the highlights in this sale of Minimalist and Conceptual Art.

June 7–16

Pop Art
Consignment Deadline:
June 2

Our Pop Art sale will celebrate the colorful aesthetic and lasting influence of the movement with works by Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, and more.

June 7–16

Contemporary Photography
Consignment Deadline:
June 2

Works by Vik Muniz, David LaChapelle, Cindy Sherman, and more will lead this sale of contemporary photography.

 
 

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