1 - 2 October 2008
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
This lot is offered without a reserve
Robert Philipp (American, 1895-1981)
signed 'Philipp' (upper right); signed again, titled and dated '"PENSIVE MOOD" By ROBERT PHILIPP 1970' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3 cm.)
Painted in 1970.
with Grand Central Art Galleries, New York.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
This lot is offered without 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
Pop art was not an all-American phenomenon — the UK, in fact, was where it started. Illustrated with works from our Modern British Art sales in June
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