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Lot 187

Robert Rauschenberg

Indian, 2000

Color pigment print

Signed, numbered and dated in pencil

From the numbered edition of 100

Sheet: 35.5 x 29.5 inches; Framed: 40 x 33.5 inches

Estimate: $2,500/$3,000

Lot 174

Man Ray

Deux Faces d’une Femme, 1970

Lithograph

Un-numbered, aside from the edition of 80

Signed in pencil on recto

Image: 18.25 x 12.25 inches; Framed: 34 x 25.5 inches

Condition: foxing within image and white margin

Estimate: $1,400/$1,800

Lot 35

RETNA

Shei, 2016

Acrylic on canvas

Signed and titled on verso

48 x 48 inches

Estimate: $20,000/$30,000

Lot 36

RETNA

Crooked Just Like You, 2016

Acrylic on canvas

Signed and titled on verso

72 x 72 inches

Estimate: $40,000/$50,000

Lot 37

RETNA

American Revolutionaries, 2009

4 color silkscreen with silver pigment

From the numbered edition of 50

Signed, numbered titled and dated in pencil on recto

Image: 35.75 x 24.25 inches; Framed: 45.5 x 33 inches

Estimate: $3,000/$3,500

Lot 38

RETNA

Untitled, c. 2010

Monoprint

From the monoprint edition of 12

Signed and annotated “Monoprint 7/12" in pencil on recto

Sheet: 48 x 36 inches; Framed: 53.5 x 41.5 inches

Estimate: $4,000/$5,000

Lot 39

RETNA

Future in Her Eyes, 2011

Archival pigment print on 260gsm Epson lustre paper with silkscreen overlay

From the numbered edition of 100

Signed and numbered in ink on recto

Image: 15.25 x 19 inches; Sheet: 16 x 20 inches

Estimate: $2,000/$3,000

Lot 163

Brian Reynolds

Night Walk on the Plaza, 1984

Mixed media sculpture

Signed, titled and dated on base

Image: 26 x 15.5 x 6.5 inches

Provenance: From the Estate of Blossom and Ben Norman, Los Angeles, CA; Acquired by the above directly from the Artist, receipt included

Estimate: $800/$1,000

Lot 217

Bruce Richards

Apples and Oranges, 1991

Watercolor on paper

Signed and dated in pencil on recto

Image: 26.5 x 20 inches; Sheet: 29.25 x 29.5 inches; Framed: 34 x 27.5 inches

Estimate: $1,200/$1,800

Lot 216

Bruce Richards

Handgame, 1983

Lithograph

From the numbered edition of 25

Signed and dated in pencil on recto

Image: 13.5 x 33.5 inches; Sheet: 27.5 x 41.5 inches; Framed: 30.5 x 44 inches

Estimate: $800/$1,000

 

 

Lot 218

Bruce Richards

Questionable, 1991

Watercolor on paper

Signed and dated in pencil on recto

Image: 26 x 19.5 inches; Sheet: 29.5 x 22.5 inches; Framed: 34 x 29 inches

Provenance: Works Gallery South, Costa Mesa, CA, tag on verso

Estimate: $1,200/$1,800

Lot 171

Larry Rivers

Nine French Bank Notes I, 1963-64

Lithograph

Edition #16/26

Signed and numbered on recto

Sheet: 22.75 x 31.5 inches; Framed: 24.5 x 33.25 inches

Provenance: Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, tag on verso, receipt also included; From the Estate of Blossom and Ben Norman, Los Angeles, CA

 

With text:

Drawings and Digressions: Larry Rivers, 1979

Estimate: $1,500/$2,000

Lot 229

Michele Roberts

He Watched her with an Insight…, c. 1990

Acrylic three on panels

Initialed on recto

Overall: 150 x 48 inches

Estimate: $3,000/$4,000

 

Lot 165

Frank Romero

Niño y Caballo, 1984

Oil on canvas

Signed in oil on recto

32 x 60 inches

Note: the buyer of this piece agrees to loan this work to the Frank Romero Retrospective DREAMLAND at the Museum of Latin American Art from February 12 - May 21, 2017. Work will also be included in the catalogue raisonné.

Estimate: $5,000/$7,000

 

Lot 164

Frank Romero

Pale Heart with Car, 1987

Oil on wood sculpture

Signed in oil on base

Image: 14 x 23.5 x 3 inches

Note: the buyer of this piece agrees to loan this work to the Frank Romero Retrospective DREAMLAND at the Museum of Latin American Art from February 12 - May 21, 2017. Work will also be included in the catalogue raisonné.

Estimate: $1,000/$1,500

 

Lot 184

James Rosenquist

A Free For All, 1976

Lithograph on BFK Rives paper

From the numbered edition of 175

Signed, titled, numbered and dated in pencil on recto

Sheet: 25.75 x 19.25 inches; Framed: 36 x 30 inches

Estimate: $1,200/$1,500

Lot 78

Ed Ruscha

Music (from Tropical Fish), 1974

Color screenprint with lacquer overprint

From the numbered edition of 58

Signed, numbered and dated in pencil on verso

Estimate: $3,000/$4,000

Lot 40

Ed Ruscha

It’s in the Stars, 1978

Silkscreen

From the numbered edition of 75

Signed by both Ed Ruscha and Jerry Brown; Numbered and dated in pencil on recto, with Wasserman Silkscreen chop mark

Image: 12 x 42.25 inches; Framed: 17.25 x 50.25 inches

Estimate: $3,500/$4,500

Lot 77

Ed Ruscha

Young Artist Exhibition Book, 1972

Edition of 2,000

Book with two business cards belonging to Edward Ruscha and Edward A. Foster (Curator at The Minneapolis Institute of Arts)

Book: 4.5 x 3.75 x 1.25 inches; Business cards: 2 x 3.5 inches, each

Provenance: From the Estate of Blossom and Ben Norman, Los Angeles, CA

Estimate: $800/$1,000

Lot 41

Ed Ruscha

Angel, 2006

Lithograph

Form the edition of 50

Signed, numbered and dated in pencil on recto

Image: 20 x 15.5 inches; Framed: 28.5 x 24.5 inches

Estimate: $4,000/$6,000

Lot 75

Ed Ruscha

Lot of Two

Have a Soup Super Season, c. 1960's

Lithograph printed figures, with text in black and white and color hand-written by Ed Ruscha. Text “SEASON” is hand-written, remaining text is printed.

Unsigned

14.25 x 11 inches

Included: Hartog Advertisement from magazine depicting Ed Ruscha, measures 13.25 x 10.25 inches

Estimate: $3,000/$4,000

Lot 76

Ed Ruscha

Lot of 8

Suite of 8 books by Ed Ruscha, 2 signed and annotated by Ed Ruscha and 1 signed and annotated by Paul Ruscha

I Don’t Want No Retrospective, 1982

10 x 10 color paperback book

S, 2001

8 x 5 inch Paperback book by Ed Ruscha

Signed and annotated by Ed Ruscha “For Wall, Every Inch of a Man”

CITYSCAPES-O BOOKS, 1997

8 x 5 inch paperback book

Edition 2000

Acquisition of an Archive: The Graphic Works of Ed Ruscha, 2001

10.5 x 8.5 inch, 8 page fold-out text

Since 2001 - Recent Prints by Ed Ruscha, 2007

10.5 x 8.5 inch, 8 page fold-out text

HARDLIGHT, 1978

7 x 5 inch paperback book

FULL MOON, 2006

9.5 x 6.5 inch paperback book

Signed and annotated “Wall Batterton, without whom (Full Moon) and the ‘Wall of Sex’ Chapter couldn’t have been written!” by Paul Ruscha

Picturing Ed, 2006

7 x 5.5 inch paperback book with 6 x 4 inch postcard

Estimate: $800/$1,000 (Lot of Eight)

 

 

Lot 74

After Ed Ruscha

Edward Ruscha Alexandre Iolas Gallery, 1970

Exhibition poster for Alexander Iolas Gallery

Sheet: 35.75 x 19.75 inches

Estimate: $600/$800

 

Lot 26

Mark Ryden

Angel of Meat, 2007

Porcelain sculpture, with original packaging

From the numbered edition of 30

Signed, numbered and dated on base

16.5 x 9 inches

Provenance: Private Collection, New York; Private Collection, Los Angeles

Estimate: $30,000/$35,000

 

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