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Lot 248

Slim Aarons

(1916-2006)
Poolside Gossip, 1970/Printed Later

Lambda print

From the numbered edition of 150

Estate stamp embossed on recto, numbered in ink on recto

Image: 15.25 x 23 inches; Sheet: 20 x 24 inches; Framed: 23.25 x 30 inches

Estimate: $800/$1,200

Lot 319

After Andy Warhol

(1928-1987)
Untitled (Cow), 1997

Silkscreen

Unsigned

Sheet: 33.5 x 20.75 inches; Framed: 40 x 27.5 inches
Published for Modern Art Show Manhattan, NY AWE 1997

Estimate: $300/$400

Lot 99

After Rene Magritte

(1898-1967)

Le Peinture et le Philosophie de Rene Magritte, 1979-80

Portfolio of ten lithographs on Arches Satiné with 10 sheets of text and Frontispiece, all in clothbound case

From the Roman Numeral Edition of 100

Each signed in the plate, signed and numbered in pencil by Georgette Magritte

Each 29 x 21 inches

Published by Marcel Paquet, Paris

Estimate: $8,000/$10,000

 

Lot 304

After Stuart Davis

(1892-1964)
Untitled

Mixed media on paper

Signed on recto

Image: 18 x 13 inches; Framed: 25 x 20.5 inches
Provenance: The Estate of Louis and Annette Kaufman, Abell’s Auction, 2017

Estimate: $1,500/$1,800

 

Lot 5

Peter Alexander

(Born 1939)

Flower, 1992

Acrylic on panel

Signed, titled and dated in ink on verso

Image: 18 x 20 inches; Framed: 22 x 24 inches

Provenance:  Acquired directly from the Artist by present owner in 1994

Estimate: $9,000/$12,000

Lot 171

Peter Alexander

(Born 1939)

Slauson, 1993

Acrylic on board

Image: 18 x 20 inches; Framed: 22 x 24 inches

Provenance:  Acquired directly from the Artist by present owner in 1994

Estimate: $9,000/$12,000

Lot 170

Peter Alexander

(Born 1939)

Laguna IX, 1990

Unique monoprint

Initialed, titled and dated in pencil on recto

Image: 29.5 x 32 inches; Sheet: 36 x 38 inches; Framed: 41 x 44 inches

Estimate: $4,000/$6,000

 

Lot 4

Peter Alexander

(Born 1939)

Medusa, 1981

Acrylic, netting, glitter, glue and beads on velvet

Signed, titled and dated in ink on verso

Sheet: 39 x 47 inches; Framed: 45 x 53 inches

Provenance: Gifted by the artist to Maurice Tuchman, Los Angeles and New York; Acquired by present owner from Bonhams

Estimate: $15,000/$20,000

 

Lot 2

Peter Alexander

(Born 1939)
Locus, 1992

Lithograph

From the numbered edition of 100

Signed and numbered on recto
Sheet: 30 x 31 inches; Framed: 37 x 38.5 inches

Estimate: $800/$1,200

 

 

Lot 3

Peter Alexander

(Born 1939)

Shady Glade, 1990

Unique monoprint

Signed, titled and dated in pencil on recto

Image: 29 x 32 inches; Sheet: 35.5 x 38 inches; Framed: 41 x 44 inches

Condition: handling creases along top left edge

Estimate: $6,000/$8,000

Lot 188

Sean Aldrin

Lot of Four

(Contemporary)

Untitled (Idea-Chinese); Untitled (Idea-English); Untitled (Idea-French); Untitled (Idea-Hebrew), 2006

Lot of four works, mixed media lightbox sculptures

Unsigned

30 x 46 x 6 inches, each

Provenance: Ace Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Estimate: $3,000/$3,500 (Lot of Four)

Lot 6

Carlos Alfonzo(1950-1991)Untitled, 1989Mixed media on paperSheet: 25 x 36 inches; Framed: 47.5 x 35 inches
Estimate: $14,000/$16,000

Lot 13A

Carlos Almaraz

(1941-1989)

The Clock Said 3:00, 1989

Oil on canvas

Signed and dated on recto

Image: 66 x 84 inches; Framed: 68.5 x 86 inches

Note: This work is the original canvas for the silkscreen titled The Clock Struck Three

Provenance: Jan Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, tag on verso

Estimate: $100,000/$125,000

 

Lot 270

Carlos Almaraz

(1941-1989)

Echo Park Three, 1990

Silkscreen

From the numbered edition of 140

Signed by Elsa Flores, the Artist’s wife, numbered and dated in pencil on recto

Image: 37.5 x  37.25 inches; Framed: 53 x 52.5 inches

Estimate: $2,000/$3,000

Lot 12

Carlos Almaraz

(1941-1989)
Hawaiian Nocturne, 1983

Pastel on paper

Signed and dated on recto
18.75 x 24.5 inches
Provenance: Acquired directly from the Artist by present owner; Currently on view/on exhibit at LACMA’s Playing with Fire; Illustrated: Playing with Fire, Paintings by Carlos Almaraz, p. 37

Estimate: $25,000/$30,000

Lot 265

Carlos Almaraz

(1941-1989)

West Coast Crash, 1990

Silkscreen

From the numbered edition of 140

Signed, numbered and dated by the artist’s wife, Elsa Flores in pencil on recto

Image: 18.5 x 55 inches; Sheet: 25 x 58.5 inches; Framed:32 x 66.5 inches

Estimate: $2,000/$3,000

Lot 77

Carlos Almaraz

(1941-1989)

West Coast Crash, 1990

Silkscreen

From the numbered edition of 140

Signed, numbered and dated by the artist’s wife, Elsa Flores in pencil on recto

Image: 18.5 x 55 inches; Sheet: 25 x 58.5 inches; Framed: 32 x 66.5 inches

Estimate: $2,000/$3,000

 

Lot 266

Carlos Almaraz

(1941-1989)

The Clock Struck Three, 1989

Silkscreen

Edition of 120

Signed, numbered and dated by the artist’s wife, Elsa Flores in pencil on recto

Sheet: 36 x 47 inches; Framed

Estimate: $1,800/$2,500

 

Lot 264

Carlos Almaraz

(1941-1989)

Greed, 1989

Silkscreen

From the numbered edition of 90

Signed, numbered and dated in pencil on recto
Image: 34 x 40.5 inches; Framed: 48 x 54.5 inches

Estimate: $2,000/$2,500

 

Lot 263

Carlos Almaraz

(1941-1989)

Fool’s Paradise, 1986

Silkscreen

From the numbered edition of 90

Signed, numbered and dated in pencil on recto

Sheet: 44.5 x 30 inches; Framed: 50 x 35.5 inches

Estimate: $3,500/$4,500

Lot 268

Carlos Almaraz

(1941-1989)

Growing City, 1989

Silkscreen

From the numbered edition of 100

Signed and numbered in pencil on recto

Sheet: 33.25 x 48.25 inches; Framed

Estimate: $1,800/$2,500

 

 

Lot 11

Carlos Almaraz

(1941-1989)

After The Conjuror’s Power of Suggestion, 1974

Oil on canvas

Signed, dated and annotated “LOS 4 C.D.A.” on recto

Image: 20 x 20 inches; Framed: 21.5 x 21.5 inches

Estimate: $25,000/$35,000

Lot 267

Carlos Almaraz

(1941-1989)

Southwest Song, 1988

Lithograph

From the numbered edition of 120

Signed, numbered and dated in white pencil on recto

Sheet: 34.75 x 48 inches; Framed: 41.5 x 55 inches

Estimate: $2,000/$3,000

 

Lot 269

Carlos Almaraz

(Born 1941-1989)

Tree of Life, 1989

Silkscreen

From the Artist Proof edition of 10 aside from the numbered edition of 90

Signed, numbered and dated in pencil on recto

Sheet: 48 x 38 inches ; Framed: 53 x 43.5 inches

Estimate: $2,000/$3,000

 

Lot 262

Carlos Almaraz

(1941-1989)

Whatever Happened to The Inca?, 1985

Silkscreen

Un-numbered artist proof aside from the edition of 130 and 12 APS

Signed and dated in pencil on recto

Sheet: 36 x 47 inches, unframed

Condition: soft rubbing in corners

Provenance: Avenue 50 Gallery, Los Angeles Charity Fundraiser

Estimate: $2,000/$3,000

Lot 14

Carlos Almaraz

(1941-1989)
Mystery in the Park I, Mystery in the Park II, 1989

Silkscreen

Signed on right image, un-numbered

Un-numbered aside from the edition of 90

Sheet: 34.5 x 52.5 inches, each; Framed: 40 x 58.5 inches, each

Estimate: $6,000/$8,000

 

Lot 271

Carlos Almaraz

(1941-1989)

Laughing and Crying, 1987

Unique trial progressive silkscreen #4 aside from the numbered edition of 90

Signed and dated on recto

Sheet: 33 x 47 inches; Framed: 39.5 x 54.5 inches
Estimate: $4,000/$5,000

Lot 272

Carlos Almaraz

(1941-1989)

The Struggle of Mankind, 1989

Silkscreen

Edition of 80, plus 11 AP’s

Signed and numbered on recto in pencil

Sheet: 28.5 x 37.5 inches; Unframed

Estimate: $2,000/$3,000

Lot 213

Carlos Almaraz

(Born 1941-1989)
Maquette for The Story of LA at Home Savings & Loan, Downtown Los Angeles, 1988
Watercolor on paper

Signed, dated and annotated in pencil on recto

Image: 11 x 62.5 inches; Sheet: 15 x 67.5 inches; Framed: 18 x 70.75 inches

Provenance: Acquired by present owner from JP Morgan Chase Bank, 2010

Note: Original mural was on view/installed at the Home Savings & Loan, ground floor, Downtown Los Angeles, CA

Estimate: $10,000/$12,000

Lot 260

Carlos Almaraz

(1941-1989)

Untitled, 1989

From the Moonlight Theater Series

Etching with hand coloring

From the numbered edition of 10

Signed, numbered and dated in pencil on recto

Image: 10 x 8 inches; Sheet: 19 x 15 inches; Framed: 21 x 17 inches

Estimate: $2,500/$3,000

Lot 261

Carlos Almaraz

(1941-1989)

Untitled, 1989

From the Moonlight Theater Series

Etching with hand coloring

Printer’s proof aside from the numbered edition of 10

Signed, numbered and dated in pencil on recto

Image: 10 x 8 inches; Sheet: 19 x 15 inches; Framed: 21 x 17 inches

Estimate: $2,500/$3,000

Lot 259

Carlos Almaraz

(1941-1989)

Untitled, 1989

From the Moonlight Theater Series

Etching with hand coloring

Artist proof aside from the numbered edition of 10

Signed, numbered and dated in pencil on recto

Image: 10 x 8 inches; Sheet: 19 x 15 inches; Framed: 21 x 17 inches

Estimate: $2,500/$3,000

Lot 13

Carlos Almaraz

(1941-1989)

Untitled, 1970

Mixed media on paper

Signed and dated on recto

Sheet: 20 x 26 inches; Framed: 30.5 x 36.5 inches

Condition: Pinholes from display in corners

Estimate: $20,000/$25,000

Lot 169

John Altoon

(1929-1969)
Untitled
Mixed media on paper

Unsigned
Sheet: 30 x 40 inches; Framed: 30.5 x 40.5 inches
Condition: 1/2 inch tear at lower left edge; 1.5 inch tear at center bottom edge

Estimate: $4,000/$5,000

 

Lot 177

David Amico

(Born 1951)

Nave, 1985

Oil on canvas

108 x 78 inches

Provenance: Ace Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Estimate: $8,000/$10,000

 

Lot 78

Joe Andoe

(Born 1955)

Banana, 1992

Oil on canvas

40 x 48 inches

Provenance: BlumHelman Gallery, New York, NY, tag on verso; Patrick Painter Gallery, Santa Moncia, CA, tag on verso

Estimate: $5,000/$7,000

Lot 88

Joe Andoe

(Born 1955)

Poppy, 1989

Oil on linen

20 x 24 inches

Provenance: The Greenberg Gallery, St. Louis, MO, tag on verso; BlumHelman, New York, NY, tag on verso

Estimate: $800/$1,200

 

Lot 276

Sol Aquino

(Contemporary)

Art Consumers, 1989

Silkscreen

From the numbered edition of 90

Signed and numbered in pencil on recto

Sheet: 39.5 x 33.5 inches; Framed: 50.5 x 44.4 inches

Estimate: $2,000/$3,000

Lot 16

Sol Aquino

(Contemporary)

Under Pressure, 1989

Oil on canvas

Signed on recto

Framed: 73 x 48.75 inches

Estimate: $9,000/$12,000

Lot 217Sol Aquino(Contemporary)Untitled (9/86), 1986Oil on canvasSigned and dated on rectoImage: 44 x 52 inches; Framed: 45 x 53 inchesEstimate: $8,000/$10,000

Lot 176

Arman

(1928-2005)

Untitled, 1970

Acrylic resin with charcoal

73 x 73 x 2 inches

Provenance: Ace Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Estimate: $12,000/$16,000

 

Lot 256

Skip Arnold

(Born 1957)
Hiding (Tokyo, Japan), c. 2000

C-print on pearlescent paper

From the numbered edition of 99

Signed, titled and numbered in ink on verso

Image: 5 x 28.5 inches; Framed: 12 x 36 inches

Estimate: $800/$1,200

Lot 110

Charles Arnoldi

(Born 1946)

Untitled, 1983

Woodcut

From the numbered edition of 55

Signed, numbered and dated in pencil on recto

Image: 27 x 39.25 inches; Sheet: 36 x 48 inches; Framed: 41.5 x 54 inches

Estimate: $2,500/$3,500

Lot 111

Charles Arnoldi

(Born 1946)

Untitled, 1990

Silkscreen

From the numbered edition of 200

Signed, numbered and dated in pencil on recto

Image: 22.5 x 21.25 inches; Framed: 32.5 x 30.75 inches

Estimate: $600/$800

Lot 247

Sid Avery

(1918-2002)

Lot of Two

Giant, 1955/Printed later

Suite of two gelatin silver prints

One signed, numbered titled and dated; one unsigned

Image: 14.5 x 12.25 inches, each; Framed: 21.5 x 17.5 inches, each

Estimate: $500/$800 (Lot of Two)

 

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