Modern & Contemporary International Art

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Artwork by Andy Warhol, Campbell’s Soup Can (Tomato) (F&S II.4A)
Lot #261
ANDY WARHOL
Campbell’s Soup Can (Tomato) (F&S II.4A)

colour screenprint on a shopping bag
Printed by Unknown. Published by the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, Massachusetts
16 x 9.12 in ( 40.6 x 23.2 cm ) ( image )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00
Price Realized: $6,000.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by Laurence Stephen Lowry, View of a Town
Lot #262
LAURENCE STEPHEN LOWRY
View of a Town

colour lithograph
signed lower right
16.75 x 21.25 in ( 42.5 x 54 cm ) ( image )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Francis Newton Souza, Village Churches
Lot #263
FRANCIS NEWTON SOUZA
Village Churches

pencil on paper
signed and dated 1961 upper left
9.75 x 14 in ( 24.8 x 35.6 cm ) ( unframed )

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$2,500.00 - $4,000.00
Price Realized: $5,520.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by Francis Newton Souza, Nude
Lot #264
FRANCIS NEWTON SOUZA
Nude

pencil on paper
signed and dated 1962 upper left
14 x 10 in ( 35.6 x 25.4 cm ) ( unframed )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Francis Newton Souza, Nude with a Rooster
Lot #265
FRANCIS NEWTON SOUZA
Nude with a Rooster

ink on paper
signed and dated 1961 lower right
13 x 8 in ( 33 x 20.3 cm ) ( unframed )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00
Price Realized: $5,040.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by Vytautas Kasiulis, Jazz
Lot #266
VYTAUTAS KASIULIS
Jazz

oil on canvas
signed lower right; titled on an artist’s label on the reverse
32 x 23.5 in ( 81.3 x 59.7 cm )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00
Price Realized: $5,880.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by Leonard Baskin, Portrait of a Man
Lot #267
LEONARD BASKIN
Portrait of a Man

ink and gouache on paper
Figure Study on the reverse, signed and dated 1960 lower right
39 x 26 in ( 99.1 x 66 cm ) ( image )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Salvador Dalí, Surrealist King from Memories of Surrealism Suite (Field 71-15 E)
Lot #268
SALVADOR DALÍ
Surrealist King from Memories of Surrealism Suite (Field 71-15 E)

colour photolithograph
signed and numbered F XXXIV/XL lower margin
21 x 16.5 in ( 53.3 x 41.9 cm ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized: $1,080.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by Salvador Dalí, Freud à tête d’escargot from After 50 Years of Surrealism (Field 74-8 G)
Lot #269
SALVADOR DALÍ
Freud à tête d’escargot from After 50 Years of Surrealism (Field 74-8 G)

colour etching on arches paper
signed and numbered A64/195 in the lower margin, with Transworld Art blind stamp on the face and text by André Parinaud
16 x 12 in ( 40.6 x 30.5 cm ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $1,200.00$900.00 - $1,200.00
Price Realized: $960.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

Artwork by Salvador Dalí, Le dos divin de Gala from After 50 Years of Surrealism (Field 74-8 B)
Lot #270
SALVADOR DALÍ
Le dos divin de Gala from After 50 Years of Surrealism (Field 74-8 B)

colour etching on arches paper
signed and numbered A64/195 in the lower margin with Transworld Art blind stamp on the face; inscribed “Gala’s godly Back 669” on the reverse
16 x 12 in ( 40.6 x 30.5 cm ) ( plate size )

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Artwork by Salvador Dalí, Le Paradis Terrestre Suite (Field 74-11)
Lot #271
SALVADOR DALÍ
Le Paradis Terrestre Suite (Field 74-11)

ten colour etchings
signed lower right and numbered E.A. lower left
14.75 x 11 in ( 37.5 x 27.9 cm ) ( each unframed )

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Artwork by Barton Lidice Benes, Reliquary
Lot #272
BARTON LIDICE BENES
Reliquary

mixed media
signed and dated 1985 lower right and titled lower left; signed, titled and dated on a gallery label on the reverse
22.5 x 29.5 in ( 57.2 x 74.9 cm ) ( sheet )

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Artwork by Barton Lidice Benes, The Midas Touch
Lot #273
BARTON LIDICE BENES
The Midas Touch

mixed media
signed and dated 1983 lower right and titled lower left
26 x 28 x 3.25 in ( 66 x 71.1 x 8.3 cm ) ( overall )

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Artwork by Hans Hartung, Composition in Black
Lot #274
HANS HARTUNG
Composition in Black

etching
signed lower right and numbered 10/75 lower left
22 x 29 in ( 55.9 x 73.7 cm ) ( sheet )

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Artwork by Stanley William Hayter, Sealed Web
Lot #275
STANLEY WILLIAM HAYTER
Sealed Web

colour aquatint with etching
signed, titled, dated 1968 and inscribed “E. de couleur” in the lower margin; unframed
11.5 x 23.5 in ( 29.2 x 59.7 cm ) ( plate size )

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Artwork by Hector  Saunier, Four Abstracts
Lot #276
HECTOR SAUNIER
Four Abstracts

colour aquatint with etching
- “Sladino” [sic]: signed, titled, dated 1978 and inscribed “e.a. pour Frank Suma” in the lower margin, 20.25 x 18 ins (51 x 46 cms)
- “Libellule”: signed, titled, dated 1978 and numbered “e.a.” in the lower margin, 14 x 20.25 ins (35.5 x 51 cms)
- “Ariel”: signed, titled, dated 1978 and numbered “e.a.” in the lower margin, 13.75 x 20 ins (35 x 51 cms)
- “Theatre”: signed, titled, dated 1977 and numbered “e.a.” in the lower margin, 17.25 x 23 ins (44 x 58 cms)
each unframed
20.25 x 18 in ( 51.4 x 45.7 cm ) ( largest plate )

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Artwork by Joseph Amar, Untitled
Lot #277
JOSEPH AMAR
Untitled

acrylic on paper
signed lower right
83 x 48 in ( 210.8 x 121.9 cm ) ( unframed )

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Artwork by Joseph Amar, Untitled
Lot #278
JOSEPH AMAR
Untitled

charcoal on paper
signed and dated 1982 lower right
60 x 60 in ( 152.4 x 152.4 cm )

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Artwork by Robert Rauschenberg, Glacial Decoy Series: Lithograph II
Lot #279
ROBERT RAUSCHENBERG
Glacial Decoy Series: Lithograph II

colour lithograph
signed, dated 1980 and numbered 18/25 in the lower margin. Published and printed by Universal Limited Art Editions, West Islip, New York
66 x 40.12 in ( 167.6 x 101.9 cm )

This sale is now closed.

Artwork by Alex Katz, Coleman Pond III (Bauer 446)
Lot #280
ALEX KATZ
Coleman Pond III (Bauer 446)

heliorelief woodcut on tosa washi hanga natural paper
signed and numbered “Pres 1/6” in the lower margin. Printed by Tom Pruitt, Graphicstudio, Tampa, Florida. Published by the artist.
5 x 6.5 in ( 12.7 x 16.5 cm ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized: $960.00
Sale date: May 21st 2024

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