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Lot 20

John Macwhinnie

(Born 1945)

Gorky’s Mother, 1976

Oil on linen

Signed and dated on verso

Image: 54 x 44 inches; Framed: 55.5 x 45.5 inches

Provenance: Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, NY,

tag on verso; Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art,

Kansas, tag on verso

Condition: missing paint on lower left edge

Estimate: $2,500/$3,500

Lot 175

Paul McCarthy

(Born 1945)

Head Drop, 2006

Lithograph

From the numbered edition of 40

Signed, numbered and dated in pencil on recto

Sheet: 31 x 22.25 inches; Framed: 37.5 x 28.5 inches

Estimate: $1,200/$1,800

 

Lot 19

Arnold Mesches

(1923-2016)

Untitled, 1961

Oil on canvas

Signed and dated in oil on recto

Image: 19.5 x 21 inches; Framed: 21.5 x 31.5 inches

Estimate: $800/$1,200

Lot 12

Alfred Malau

(1894-1967)

Lot of Two

Untitled, 1921

Gouache on paper

Signed and dated in pencil on recto

Image: 16 x 12 inches; Framed: 22 x 18 inches

 

Untitled, 1922

Gouache on paper

Signed and dated in pencil on recto

Image: 12 x 15.5 inches; Framed: 18 x 22.5 inches

Estimate: $2,000/$3,000

Lot 220

Fabian Marcaccio

(born 1963)

Geography #22, 1987

Oil on canvas

Signed in oil on recto; titled and dated on verso

16 x 36 inches

Estimate: $800/$1,200

Lot 221

Fabian Marcaccio

(born 1963)

Geography #18, 1987

Oil on canvas

Signed in oil on recto; titled and dated on verso

40 x 50 inches

Estimate: $1,200/$1,800

 

Lot 141

Mary Ellen Mark

(1940-2015)

Roseland New York City, 1977

Gelatin silver print

Signed, titled and dated in pencil on verso

Image: 8.75 x 13 inches; Framed: 16.5 x 20.5 inches

Estimate: $800/$1,200

 

 

Lot 66

Michael McMillen

(Born 1946)

El Paso, 1998-1999

Unique bronze with green/brown patina

Inscribed signature, title and date on verso

18 x 6.75 x 10.25 inches

Estimate: $2,800/$3,500

 

 

Lot 40

Joan Miro

(1893-1983)

Lithograph II, No. VI, 1975

Lithograph

From the Roman Numeral edition of LXXX

Signed and numbered in pencil on recto

Sheet: 17.5 x 24 inches; Framed: 26.5 x 33 inches

Provenance: Gallerie LA, Westwood Village, CA

With three volumes of a four volume set:

Joan Miro Lithographs Volume I, 2 and 4, 1975

Edition of 5,000

Estimate: $2,500/$3,500

 

Lot 43

Joan Mitchell

(1925-1992)

Arbres (Trees), 1991

Lithograph

From the numbered edition of 125

Signed and numbered in pencil on recto

Sheet: 30 x 22 inches; Framed: 38.5 x 30.5 inches

Estimate: $3,000/$3,500

 

Lot 161

Richard Misrach

(Born 1949)

Salton Sea Overview (Pink), 1983

From Desert Canto III: The Flood

Dye coupler photograph

From the numbered edition of 7

Image: 27.5 x 35 inches; Framed: 37 x 43 inches

Provenance: Jan Kesner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, tag

on verso

Condition: Print is faded

Estimate: $2,000/$3,000

 

Lot 223

Robert Morris

(Born 1931)

Untitled, 1968

From Ten from Leo Castelli portfolio

Molded plastic multiple

Edition #9/200

Signed and numbered via inscription on edge

Image: 19 x 22.5 inches; Framed: 26.25 x 30 inches

Condition: various surface scuffs on sculpture

Estimate: $600/$800

 

Lot 108

Ed Moses

(1926-2018)

Waft, 1972

Lithograph on rice paper

From the numbered edition of 50

Initialed, numbered and dated in pencil on recto

Sheet: 23.25 x 31 inches; Framed: 29.5 x 37 inches

Estimate: $2,000/$2,500

 

Lot 109

Ed Moses

(1926-2018)

Untitled (Abstraction I), 1992-2010

Lithograph

From the numbered edition of 20

Signed, numbered and dated in pencil on recto

Sheet: 47 x 34.5 inches; Framed: 55 x 43 inches

Published by Vermillion Editions Limited

Estimate: $3,000/$3,500

 

Lot 107

Ed Moses

(1926-2018)

Vinca, 1989

Acrylic, shellac and asphaltum on canvas

Unsigned; Titled and dated in ink on verso

96 x 60 inches

Provenance: Illustrated in MOCA Ed Moses: A

Retrospective of the Paintings and Drawings

1951-1996 catalogue, 1996, plate 43, page 95,

exhibition tag on verso; Louver Gallery, New York, NY, tag on verso; L.A. LOUVER Inc., Venice, CA, tag on verso; Illustrated in Ed Moses Book, published by Radius Books

Estimate: $40,000/$50,000

Lot 63

Robert Moskowitz

(1935-2001)

Untitled, 1962

Aluminum paint and collage on canvas

Signed and dated in ink on recto

Image: 15 x 13 inches; Framed: 22 x 20 inches

Provenance: Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY, tag on verso

Estimate: $5,000/$7,000

 

Lot 207

Mark Mothersbaugh

(born 1950)

Trans, c. 1990's

Silkscreen

Printer’s proof

Signed and annotate in pencil on recto

Image: 23.25 x 28 inches; Frame: 31.25 x 48 inches

Estimate: $800/$1,200

Lot 235

Kaiko Moti

(1921-1989)

Fleurs De Campagne, 1973

Aquatint etching on Japon paper

EA (Artist Proof)

Signed and annotated “EA” in pencil on recto

Sheet: 22 x 29.5 inches; Framed: 30 x 37.5 inches

Estimate: $400/$600

Lot 167

Martin Mull

(born 1943)

Untitled, 2011

Silkcreen

Printers proof from an unknown edition size

Signed, dated and annotated “P.P.” in pencil

on recto

Image: 32 x 25.5 inches; Sheet: 37 x 29.5

inches

Estimate: $1,200/$1,600

 

Lot 89

Takashi Murakami

(Born 1962)

Project KO2 Model, 1999

Painted resin doll

Edition of 200

20 x 9.5 x 6 inches

Estimate: $7,000/$9,000

 

Lot 178

Takashi Murakami

(Born 1962)

Warp, 2009

Offset lithograph

From the numbered edition of 300

Signed and numbered in ink on recto

Sheet: 34 x 26.5 inches; Framed: 39.5 x 32 inches

Estimate: $1,000/$1,500

 

 

Lot 179

Takashi Murakami

(Born 1962)

Kansei Skulls, 2013

Offset lithograph

From the numbered edition of 300

Image: 28 inches in diameter; Framed: 35.5 x 35.5

inches

Estimate: $1,200/$1,600

 

Lot 88

Takashi Murakami

(Born 1962)

Mr. Wink, Cosmos Ball, 2000

Colored plastic, vinyl

From the edition of 3,000

Signed with model manufacturer’s mark to underside

“By Takashi Murakami Produced by CUBE Peter

Norton Family Christmas Project 2000”

Published by the Peter Norton Family Christmas

Proect, Santa Monica

10.25 x 7.25 x 7.25 inches

Estimate: $2,500/$3,000

 

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