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Lot 235

Brian Mains

(Born 1950)

Cleansing The Invisible Man, 2004

Watercolor and white pencil on paper

Image: 12 x 9 inches; Framed: 21 x 17 inches

Provenance: Hunsaker Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica,CA gallery label on verso with Artist studio label on verso; The Estate of Ms. Gaby Stuart/Primus-Stuart Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Estimate: $700/$900

 

Lot 234

Brian Mains

(Born 1950)

Lamentation, 1999

Pastel and pencil on paper

Image: 12 x 9 inches; Framed: 21 x 17 inches

Provenance: Hunsaker Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica,CA gallery label on verso with Artist studio label on verso; The Estate of Ms. Gaby Stuart/Primus-Stuart Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Estimate: $700/$900

 

Lot 236

Brian Mains

(Born 1950)

Millstone Portal, 2006

Pastel and graphite on paper

Image: 12 x 9 inches; Framed: 21 x 17 inches

Provenance: Hunsaker Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica,CA gallery label on verso with Artist studio label on verso; The Estate of Ms. Gaby Stuart/Primus-Stuart Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Estimate: $700/$900

 

 

Lot 38

Robert Mangold

(Born 1937)

Distorted Square Within a Circle, 1973

Acquatint etching

From the Roman Numeral edition of 10 aside from the numbered edition of 50

Signed, numbered and dated in pencil on recto

Image: 15.5 x 15.75 inches; Sheet: 31.5 x 26.5 inches; Framed: 31.5 x 26.5 inches

Estimate: $1,000/$1,500

 

Lot 138

Fabian Marcaccio

(Born 1963)

Flag, 1988
Oil on canvas

Signed, titled and dated in oil on recto

Image: 30 x 44 inches; Framed: 35 x 49 inches

Estimate: $2,000/$2,500

 

Lot 197

Kurt Markus

(Born 1947)

Lot of Two

Boxer, Dublin, Ireland, 1992/Printed 1993

Vintage Gelatin Silver Print, Print number 1 made in 1993

Signed by the artist in pencil on verso

Titled and dated by the artist in pencil on verso

Image: 9.75 x 8.75 inches; Sheet: 14 x 11 inches; Framed: 26 x 21.5 inches

Image: 10.75 x 13.75 inches; Sheet: 14 x 17 inches

 

Oro Wagon/Crew, Prescott, Arizona, 1987/Printed 1992

Gelatin silver print

Signed by the artist in pencil on recto; Signed, titled, dated and numbered “#2” by the artist in pencil with artist copyright stamp on verso

Image: 8.5 x 10.75 inches; Sheet: 11 x 13.875 inches

Provenance: Rose Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, tag on verso

Estimate: $1,800/$2,500 (Lot of Two)

 

 

Lot 123

Kim McCarty and Jim Shaw

Untitled, 2012

Watercolor on paper

Signed by McCarty on recto, signed by Shaw on verso

Sheet: 77 x 43 inches; Framed: 84 x 51 inches

Estimate: $12,000/$18,000

Lot 103

John McCracken

(1934-2011)

#53, 1982

Gouache on paper

Signed and dated in pencil on recto

Sheet: 7.5 x 9.5 inches; Framed: 16 x 20 inches

Estimate: $2,500/$3,500

Lot 111

Barry McGee

(Born 1966)

Untitled (Graffiti Wall), 1991

6 wood panels with spray paint

Commissioned for the Yerba Buena Museum of Art, San Francisco

Image: 96 x 252 inches installed

Estimate: $15,000/$22,000

 

Lot 129

John Mellencamp

(Born 1951)

Happy Couple, 1991/92

Oil on canvas

Signed and dated on recto

Image: 35 x 17 inches; Framed: 41.5 x 23.5 inches

Estimate: $1,800/$2,500

 

Lot 180A

Richard C. Miller

Lot of Four

Norma Jeane Dougherty in Wedding Dress, 1946

Vintage Carbro Print

Signed in ink on recto

Also signed and annotated on verso

Image: 15 x 12.5 inches; Framed: 28.5 x 24.5 inches

 

Model Release signed by Norma Jeane Dougherty with her Nebraska Ave., West LA address

4.25 x 5.5 inches

 

Norma Jeane Portfolio, 1946

Linen clamshell box containing 12 archival pigment prints of Norma Jeane Dougherty.

Edition of 50

Signed in pencil on recto

Images each 19.5 x 15 inches.

 

Original Prayer Book used in Norma Jeane Dougherty in Wedding Dress photograph

 

Provenance: Estate of Richard C. Miller, J. Paul Getty Museum, and Craig Krull Gallery

Estimate: $60,000/$80,000

 

 

 

Lot 180

Richard Misrach

(Born 1949)

Battleground Point #2, 1999/2002

Dye coupler print

From the numbered edition of 25

Signed, numbered, titled and dated in ink on recto

Image: 18 x 23.25 inches; Framed: 25.5 x 30 inches

Provenance: Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA, tag on verso

Estimate: $2,500/$3,000

Lot 179

Richard Misrach

(Born 1949)

San Gorgonio Pass, 1981/1982

Chromogenic print

Signed and dated ‘1981/p.1982’lower right, Inscribed ‘For Arthur’ lower left

Image: 15 x 18.75 inches; Framed: 25 x 30.5 inches

Provenance: R.B. Stevenson Gallery, La Jolla, gallery label on verso; The Estate of Ms. Gaby Stuart/Primus-Stuart Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Condition: colors have shifted/faded, signature and annotation faded

Estimate: $1,000/$1,500

 

Lot 81

Mineo Mizuno

(Born 1944)

Lot of Three

Two Screws, 1973

Pair of maquettes, one brass and one plaster

Ceramic signed and dated on head of screw in ink

7 x 3 inches; 6.5 x 2.5 inches

Condition: chips on edges of ceramic screw

 

Soup Terrine with Ladle, 1977

Ceramic sculpture in three parts, figural terrine with ladle and lid

Signed and dated on bottom

Terrine: 11 x 16 inches; Ladle: 14 x 3 inches

Provenance: The Estate of Ms. Gaby Stuart/Primus-Stuart Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Estimate: $1,500/$1,800 (Lot of Three)

 

 

Lot 99

Henry Moore

(1898 - 1986)

Mother and Child, 1979-80

Etching and dry point

Artist Proof 2/10 aside from the numbered edition of 50

Signed and numbered on recto

Image: 11 x 8.75 inches; Sheet: 21.125 x 17.5 inches; Framed: 31.5 x 26.5 inches

Provenance: Bernard Jacobson Gallery, New York, tag on verso

Estimate: $1,000/$1,500

Lot 227

Rebecca Morales

(Born 1962)

A Particular Mitigation, 1998

Touché and watercolor on vellum

Signed, dated and titled verso

Sheet: 9.75 x 20 inches; Framed: 13 x 24 inches

Provenance: Koplin Gallery, Los Angeles, gallery label on verso; The Estate of Ms. Gaby Stuart/Primus-Stuart Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Estimate: $2,000/$3,000

 

 

 

Lot 228

Rebecca Morales

(Born 1962)

Lot of Two

Recto-Verso, 1999; Nesting Material (Dove), 2000

Watercolor and gouache on vellum

Each signed, dated and titled on back of frame

Sheet: 7 x 6 inches; Framed: 10.75 x 10 inches; Sheet: 11 x 13.125 inches, Framed: 15.75 x 17.75 inches

Provenance: Koplin Gallery, Los Angeles, gallery label on verso; The Estate of Ms. Gaby Stuart/Primus-Stuart Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Estimate: $1,500/$1,800 (Lot of Two)

 

Lot 229

Rebecca Morales

(Born 1962)

Nesting Material (blue cloth) (Diptych), 2000

Watercolor and gouache on vellum diptych

Signed verso

Provenance: Koplin Gallery, Los Angeles, gallery label on verso

Sheet: 8 x 5 inches, Framed: 13 x 9 inches; Sheet: 8 x 8.125 inches, Framed: 13 x 12.25 inches

Provenance: The Estate of Ms. Gaby Stuart/Primus-Stuart Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Estimate: $1,500/$1,800

 

 

Lot 17

Lee Mullican

(1919-1998)

Lot of Four

Untitled, 1988

Wash on paper

Each signed and dated on recto

Image: 8.75 x 11 inches; Framed: 15.5 x 12.5 inches; 8.75 x 11 inches; Framed: 15.5 x 12.5 inches; Image: 11.5 x 8.25; Framed: 15.5 x 12.5 inches

Condition: mat burn around perimeter of work, toning to paper

Estimate: $800/$1,200 (Lot of Four)

 

Lot 16

Lee Mullican

(1919-1998)
Untitled, 1955

Wash on paper

Signed and dated on recto

Sheet: 18.5 x 23.5 inches; Framed: 24.5 x 30 inches

Estimate: $800/$1,200

 

Lot 120

Takashi Murakami

Jellyfish Eyes, 2013

Offset-lithograph on wove paper

Edition 300

Signed and numbered in ink on recto

Image: 26.5 x 26.5 inches; Framed: 34 x 34 inches

Estimate: $1,000/$1,500

 

Lot 121

Takashi Murakami

Making a U-Turn, 2002

Offset-lithograph on wove paper

Edition 300

Signed and numbered in ink on recto

Image: 26.5 x 26.5 inches; Framed: 36 x 36 inches

Condition: discoloration to lower region of mat, appears to not effect the artwork

Estimate: $1,000/$1,500

 

Lot 119

Mark Grotjahn & Takashi Murakami

(Contemporary)
Scarlet Lake and Indigo Blue Butterfly 826, 2010
Offset lithograph

From the numbered edition of 300

Signed and numbered in ink on recto

Sheet: 27 x 22.5 inches; Framed: 33 x 27.5 inches

Estimate: $1,600/$1,800

 

 

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