03 May 2016

Post-War & Contemporary Art, Signature Works, Contemporary Middle Eastern Art, and more

Last chance to bid on photographs by Andy Warhol of his inner circle of celebrity friends, including Yoko Ono, David Hockney, Jane Fonda, Grace Jones, Mick and Bianca Jagger, Truman Capote, Bette Midler, John Travolta, and Karl Lagerfeld

 
 
 

May 3, 2016

 
 
 
 
 

Post-War & Contemporary Art
May 2–11

 
 
 
 

Yayoi Kusama
Butterfly, 1981
Est. 75,000–100,000 USD

 
 
 
 

Alex Katz
Kym, 1999
Est. 35,000–55,000 USD

 

Marina Abramović & Ulay
Talking About Similarity (4 photographs + text document), 1976
Est. 50,000–60,000 USD

 
 
 

George Condo
Machine Gun, 1988
Est. 80,000–100,000 USD

 

Andy Warhol
San Francisco Silverspot (from Endangered Species), 1983
Est. 40,000–60,000 USD

 
 
 

Our highly anticipated Post-War & Contemporary Art sale features a stellar selection of important works from 1970 to the present. Offering works in a variety of media by highly sought-after artists, including Alex Katz, Julian Schnabel, Andy Warhol, Deborah Butterfield, George Condo, Mike Bidlo, Yayoi Kusama, Katherine Bernhardt, Larry Poons, and many more, Post-War & Contemporary Art is live for bidding now through Wednesday, May 11.

 
 

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Signature Works
May 3–12

 
 
 
 

Adam Fuss
Wish, 1992
Est. 15,000–20,000 USD

 

Josef Koudelka
Spain (Man and Rocket), 1971
Est. 25,000–35,000 USD

 
 

Signature Works offers iconic images that typify the careers of their makers. This exciting sale features famous images by influential photographers, including Terry O'Neill, Lee Friedlander, Steve McCurry, Edward Weston, Eugène Atget, Sharon Core, August Sander, and Richard Misrach, among others, and is live for bidding now through Thursday, May 12.

 
 

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Andy's A-List: Warhol Photographs
April 25–May 4

 
 
 
 

Andy Warhol
Andy Warhol, Michael Douglas, Yoko Ono, Jann Wenner, and Unidentified Woman, 1986
Est. 12,000–16,000 USD

 

Andy Warhol
Sean Lennon, 1984
Est. 5,000–7,000 USD

 
 

Don't miss the chance to bid on this landmark sale of photographs by Pop Art icon Andy Warhol showcasing his inner circle of celebrity friends, including Yoko Ono, David Hockney, Jane Fonda, Grace Jones, Mick and Bianca Jagger, Truman Capote, Liza Minelli, John Travolta, and Karl Lagerfeld, to name a few.

 
 

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Contemporary Middle Eastern Art
April 26–May 5

 
 
 
 

Shiva Ahmadi
Bird, 2015
Est. 9,500–11,500 USD

 

Khaled Takreti
Portrait, 2011
Est. 15,000–25,000 USD

 
 

There's still time to bid on this exceptional selection of vibrant works in a variety of media by important and established Middle Eastern artists, including Shiva Ahmadi, Afshin Pirhashemi, Shirin Neshat, Ali Shirazi, Reza Lavasani, Mohammad Bozorgi, Shurooq Amin, and Youssef Nabil, among others.

 
 

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Works of the Week

 
 
 
 

Deborah Butterfield
Untitled (Bee Dance), 2008
Est. 70,000–100,000 USD

 

Kenneth Noland
Doors: Sketches, 1988
Est. 45,000–55,000 USD

 
 
 

Sharon Core
Early American, Strawberries and Ostrich Egg, 2007
Est. 7,000–10,000 USD

 

Lee Friedlander
New York City, 1963
Est. 9,000–12,000 USD

 
 
 

Matt Connors
Mystic Truths, 2005
Est. 7,000–10,000 USD

 

Adam Pendleton
Slowbreeze, 2005
Est. 12,000–18,000 USD

 
 
 

Julian Schnabel
Golfo de Morrosquillo and Approaches, 2006
Est. 30,000–40,000 USD

 

Mike Bidlo
Not Pollock, 1983
Est. 40,000–60,000 USD

 
 

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Upcoming Sale:
Contemporary Abstraction
May 17–26

 
 
 
 

Wade Guyton
Untitled, 2006
Sold for 14,640 on July 23, 2015

 
 
 

We are pleased to announce our Contemporary Abstraction sale, featuring a selection of exceptional paintings, prints, sculpture, and works on paper by the leaders of Abstract art. We are currently seeking works by Sam Francis, Yayoi Kusama, Mary Heilmann, David Ostrowski, Agnes Martin, Helen Frankenthaler, Mark Grotjahn, Tauba Auerbach, Ellsworth Kelly, Julie Mehretu, Gerhard Richter, James Turrell, Sherrie Levine, Peter Halley, Joan Mitchell, Anish Kapoor, and James Nares, among others.

The deadline to consign is Thursday, May 12.

 
 

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May 10–19

Postmodern Prints
Consignment Deadline:
May 5

Works by artists whose idiosyncratic styles define and embody Postmodernism

May 17–26

Contemporary Abstraction
Consignment Deadline:
May 12

Sol LeWitt, Cy Twombly, Wade Guyton, and other leaders of abstract and Minimalist art headline this sale

May 17–26

Contemporary Asian Art
Consignment Deadline:
May 12

Yoshitomo Nara, Ai Weiwei, Liu Ye, and more are featured in this sale of important and established Asian artists.

May 20–31

Rebels
Consignment Deadline:
May 17

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

 
 

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