12 July 2016

Post-War & Contemporary Art, Urban Art, One of a Kind: Unique Photographs, and more

Andy Warhol, Alex Katz, Sol LeWitt, David Hockney, Julian Schnabel, Chuck Close, Roy Lichtenstien, Julian Opie, François Morellet, Jasper Johns

 
 
 

July 12, 2016

 
 
 
 
 

Post-War & Contemporary Art
July 7–19

 
 
 
 

Sam Francis
Untitled (SFMP-23), 1983
Est. 100,000–120,000 USD

 
 
 
 

Roy Lichtenstein
Stil Life (from The Metropolitan Scene), 1968
Est. 15,000–20,000 USD

 

SUPERFLEX
I Copy Therefore I Am, 2011
Est. 30,000–40,000 USD

 
 
 

Mitch Epstein
Biloxi, Mississippi (from American Power), 2005
Est. 35,000–45,000 USD

 

Al Loving
Geometric, c. 1969
Est. 12,000–15,000 USD

 
 
 

Explore and bid on exceptional works from 1945 to the present in artnet Auctions' highly anticipated Post-War & Contemporary Art sale. Don't miss sought-after works by well-known artists, including Andy Warhol, Alex Katz, Sol LeWitt, David Hockney, Julian Schnabel, Chuck Close, Roy Lichtenstein, Julian Opie, François Morellet, Jasper Johns, and many more, live for bidding through Tuesday, July 19.

 
 

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Urban Art
July 12–21

 
 
 
 

Quik and SEEN
New York City 1980, 2000
Est. 8,000–12,000 USD

 

Banksy
Lenin on Roller Skates, 2003
Est. 60,000–80,000 USD

 
 

We're pleased to present our summer sale of Urban Art, featuring dynamic prints and original works by noteworthy street artists, including Banksy, KAWS, Mr. Brainwash, SEEN, D*Face, Kenny Scharf, Dain, Nick Walker, Kaves, Zevs, Quik, and more.

 
 

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One of a Kind: Unique Photographs
July 12–21

 
 
 
 

Matthew Brandt
Container 21 (from Lakes and Reservoirs), 2014
Est. 5,000–7,000 USD

 

Peter Beard
Elephant reaching for the last branch on a tree, Kenya, 1960–1965
Est. 25,000–30,000 USD

 
 

From Matthew Brandt's chromogenic prints soaked in lake water, to Peter Beard's embellished prints featuring drawings and handwritten text, each work in this sale has distinctive elements that make them all truly one-of-a-kind. Explore singular photographic works by these artists, as well as Robert Mapplethorpe, Andy Warhol, Helmut Newton, Neal Slavin, James Welling, and more in One of a Kind: Unique Photographs.

 
 

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Mr. Brainwash: Recent Works on Paper
July 11–21

 
 
 
 

Mr. Brainwash
Tomato Spray, 2016
Est. 7,000–9,000 USD

 

Mr. Brainwash
Everyday Life, 2016
Est. 12,000–18,000 USD

 
 

As part of our Urban Art auction, we are pleased to present a selection of recent works by controversial street artist Mr. Brainwash. This grouping features dynamic and multilayered works on paper, each with many of Brainwash's best-known motifs appropriated from popular culture and fine art, including Campbell's soup cans, Mickey and Minnie Mouse, Marilyn Monroe, and more.

 
 

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Works of the Week

 
 
 
 

Lucas Samaras
Ultra-Large (Self-Portrait), 1983
Est. 45,000–55,000 USD

 

Jasper Johns
Periscope I, 1979
Est. 18,000–25,000 USD

 
 
 

Gillian Ayers
Horizontalis, 1984
Est. 15,000–20,000 USD

 

Robert Mapplethorpe
Untitled (Self-Portrait), c. 1975
Est. 6,000–8,000 USD

 
 
 

Matthew Brandt
280968252267 (from Houses), 2012
Est. 5,000–7,000 USD

 

Richard Prince
Untitled (50 Tweets), 2014
Est. 20,000–25,000 USD

 
 
 

Peter Beard
105 lber Shot by Roy Holme (on control), for The End of the Game, 1960
Est. 16,000–20,000 USD

 

Clark & Pougnaud
Pauline (from Le Secret), 2015
Est. 15,000–20,000 USD

 
 

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Upcoming Sale:
Diane Arbus Photographs
July 26–August 4

 
 
 
 

Diane Arbus
A family one evening in a nudist camp, PA, 1965
Sold for 12,075 USD on artnet Auctions

 
 
 

We are pleased to announce our upcoming sale of photographs by prolific and provocative American photographer Diane Arbus. Profoundly influential to future generations of photographers, Arbus' images of individuals on the outskirts of mainstream society convey both her fascination with and her compassion toward her subjects. Coinciding with the opening of The Met Breuer's highly anticipated exhibition "Diane Arbus: In the Beginning," this sale is an excellent opportunity to sell works by the important photographer.

The deadline to consign is Friday, July 22.

 
 

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Consignment Deadline:
July 14

Works by artists known for their bold visual style, vibrant color palettes, and strong sense of linear design

July 26–August 4

Contemporary Asian Art
Consignment Deadline:
July 21

Yue Minjun, Yayoi Kusama, Liu Ye, and more headline this sale of works by important Asian artists

July 26–August 4

Diane Arbus Photographs
Consignment Deadline:
July 22

A selection of iconic images by the prolific and provocative photographer Diane Arbus

August 4–16

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Consignment Deadline:
August 1

A diverse collection of iconic shots of the exclusive worlds of fashion and fame by masters of photography

August 9–18

Cool Works for a Hot Summer
Consignment Deadline:
August 4

Celebrate summer with works by some of today's hottest artists, including Massimo Vitali, Alex Katz, and Jeff Koons

August 16–25

Contemporary Editions
Consignment Deadline:
August 11

A fresh selection of editioned works by artists actively changing the landscape of contemporary art

 
 

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