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20th Century Week Highlights Tour

Worldwide, February – April 2017

Join us for the global tour of New York’s 20th Century Week, featuring highlights from Post-War and Contemporary Art and Impressionist & Modern Art. Beginning in London on 23 February, a selection of works will be traveling to Hong Kong, San Francisco and Los Angeles, before returning to our flagship saleroom at New York’s Rockefeller Plaza galleries. Property from Cleveland Clinic Generously Donated by Mrs. Sydell Miller will also be on view.

We look forward to welcoming you to our viewings around the world and our auctions back in New York on 15–18 May.

Property from the Cleveland Clinic Generously Donated by Mrs. Sydell Miller. Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997), Expressionist Head. Incised with the artist's signature, number and date '1/6 rf Lichtenstein '80' (on the reverse lower edge); painted and patinated bronze with painted wooden base; sculpture: 55 x 41 x 18 in. (139.7 x 104.1 x 45.7 cm.);base: 32 x 23 x 30 3/8 in. (81.3 x 58.4 x 77.1 cm.). Executed in 1980. This work is number one from an edition of six. Estimate: $2,500,000-3,500,000 © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein


Tour highlights

  • Pablo Picasso (1881–1973)

    Femme assise dans un fauteuil, 1917–1920
    Estimate
    Estimate upon request
    Property
    Property from Cleveland Clinic Generously Donated by Mrs. Sydell Miller

    To be offered in the Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale, New York, 15 May

    © 2017 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

  • Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997)

    Expressionist Head
    Estimate
    $2,500,000-3,500,000
    Property
    Property from Cleveland Clinic Generously Donated by Mrs. Sydell Miller

    To be offered in the Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Sale, New York, 17 May

    © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein


Tour information

London

  • Sales on view

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Sale
    Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale
    Old Master Paintings
    19th Century Paintings

  • Viewing

    8 King Street
    London SW1Y 6QT

    Post-War and Contemporary Art
    23 February – 8 March
    Saturday, 10am – 5pm
    Sunday, 12pm – 5pm
    Monday, 9am – 7pm
    Tuesday – Thursday, 9am – 4pm

    Impressionist & Modern Art
    23 February – 1 March
    Monday – Friday, 9:00am – 4:30pm
    Saturday – Sunday, 12pm – 5pm

  • Enquiries

    Post-War and Contemporary Art
    Sara Friedlander
    pwcart@christies.com
    +1 212 636 2100

    Impressionist & Modern Art
    Jessica Fertig
    jfertig@christies.com
    +1 212 636 2050

    Old Master Paintings
    François de Poortere
    FdePoortere@christies.com
    +1 212 636 2469

    19th Century Paintings
    Deborah Coy
    dcoy@christies.com
    +1 212 636 2120

Hong Kong

  • Sales on view

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Sale
    Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale
    Magnificent Jewels

  • Viewing

    22/F Alexandra House
    18 Chater Rd
    Central, Hong Kong

    30 March – 6 April
    Monday – Sunday, 10:30am – 5:30pm

  • Enquiries

    Post-War and Contemporary Art
    Danqing Li
    danqingli@christies.com
    +86 185 0160 8831

    Impressionist & Modern Art
    Elaine Holt
    Director
    eholt@christies.com
    +852 297 86787

San Francisco

  • Sales on view

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Sale
    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Sale
    Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale
    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale
    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper Sale

  • Viewing

    Gallery Wendi Norris
    161 Jessie St.
    San Francisco, CA

    18–22 April
    11:00am – 6:00pm

  • Enquiries

    Post-War and Contemporary Art
    Charlie Adamski
    Specialist
    cadamski@christies.com
    +1 415 982 0982

    Impressionist & Modern Art
    Morgan Schoonhoven
    Specialist
    mschoonhoven@christies.com
    +1 310 385 2615

    San Francisco Office
    Ellanor Notides
    Deputy Chairman
    enotides@christies.com
    +1 415 982 0982

Los Angeles

  • Sales on view

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Sale
    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Sale
    Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale
    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale
    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper Sale

  • Viewing

    336 North Camden Drive
    Beverly Hills, CA 90210

    20–28 April
    10:00am – 6:00pm
    Or by appointment

  • Enquiries

    Post-War and Contemporary Art
    Charlie Adamski
    Specialist
    cadamski@christies.com
    +1 415 982 0982

    Impressionist & Modern Art
    Morgan Schoonhoven
    Specialist
    mschoonhoven@christies.com
    +1 310 385 2615

    Los Angeles Office
    Sonya Roth
    Managing Director, Western Region
    sroth@christies.com
    +1 310 385 2623

    Koji Inoue
    kinoue@christies.com
    +1 212 636 2159


Auction schedule

Impressionist & Modern Evening Sale

  • 20 Rockefeller Plaza New York, NY 10020

    15 May, 7pm

Impressionist & Modern Works on Paper

  • 20 Rockefeller Plaza New York, NY 10020

    16 May, 10am

Impressionist & Modern Day Sale

  • 20 Rockefeller Plaza New York, NY 10020

    16 May, 2pm

Post-War and Contemporary Evening Sale

  • 20 Rockefeller Plaza New York, NY 10020

    17 May, 7pm

Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Sales

  • 20 Rockefeller Plaza New York, NY 10020

    18 May, 10am & 2pm