TOP TEN RESULTS | Post War and Contemporary Evening Sale | New York | November 10, 2015

New York


Post-War and Contemporary Evening Sale

New York, 10 November 2015, Sale #3790

[All sold prices include buyer’s premium]

53 lots sold

Total: $331,809,000/£219,741,060/€308,516,448

80% sold by lot

66 lots offered

£.66= $1 / €.93=$1

86% sold by value



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Price Realized



Andy Warhol (1928-1987), Four Marilyns, acrylic, silkscreen ink and graphite on canvas, Painted in 1962.

Estimate on request






Lucian Freud (1922-2011), The Brigadier, oil on canvas, Painted in 2003-2004.

Estimate on request






Lucio Fontana (1899-1968), Concetto spaziale, La fine di Dio, oil on shaped canvas, Painted in 1964.                 WORLD AUCTION RECORD FOR THE ARTIST

Estimate on request






Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010), Spider, bronze, Conceived in 1996, cast in 1997


Estimate on request






Cy Twombly (1928-2011), Untitled, oil-based house paint, oil paint, wax crayon and lead pencil on canvas, Executed in 1971.

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Christopher Wool (B. 1955), Untitled, enamel on aluminum, Executed in 1990.

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Jeff Koons (B. 1955), Balloon Swan (Yellow), mirror-polished stainless steel with transparent color coating, Executed in 2004-2011.

$15,000,000 - $25,000,000






Andy Warhol (1928-1987), Little Electric Chair, acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas, Painted in 1964.

$6,000,000 - $9,000,000






Clyfford Still (1904-1980), PH-148 (1960-F), oil on canvas, Painted in 1960.

$8,000,000 - $12,000,000






Alexander Calder (1898-1976), Vertical out of Horizontal,

hanging mobile—sheet metal, wire and paint, Executed in 1948.

$2,000,000 - $3,000,000





Estimates do not include buyer’s premium.

Sales totals are hammer price plus buyer’s premium and do not reflect costs, financing fees or application of buyer’s or seller’s credits.

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