London, South Kensington
7 October 2015
Menachem Helholz-Or (Israeli, 1911-2008)
Abstract composition with faces; Abstract Composition with Woman; and Figurative Scene (one illustrated)
the first signed in Hebrew (lower right); the third signed in Hebrew (lower centre)
the first oil on board; the second oil on canvas; the third oil on panel;
13 x 19 ¼ in. (33 x 48.8 cm.); and smaller
the second Private collection, Israel.
the third, acquired directly from the artist's studio by the present owner.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Megan Thompson Green
+44 (0)20 7752 2310
Please note that this lot is being sold with no reserve.
The designer and decorator shows us around his Santa Monica HQ, and enthuses over the forthcoming Rooms as Portraits auctions in London and New York
The world-renowned interior designer selects favourite objects from our forthcoming Interiors sale in London on 13 September
From applique and back splats to veneering and wingbacks, an essential glossary of furniture terms
Artists, patrons and critics have argued for centuries over the right way to frame a painting. Ultimately, it’s a matter of personal taste, says Andrew Graham-Dixon
Ahead of Christie's inaugural European Paintings auction on 31 October, Arne Everwijn discusses Courbet’s radical nudes
Christie’s Islamic Art specialist Xavier Fournier explains all you need to know about these exquisite embroidered panels