Christies Thirtyfive Works by Ed Ruscha New York 9/27/19 SALE 17648

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SALE 17648

Thirtyfive Works by Ed Ruscha

New York 27 September 2019
Sale total including buyer’s premium: USD 7,516,500
This sale is an offering from the Clarke Collection, a trove of convention-defying works amassed by the renowned architect Fred Clarke and his wife Laura Weir Clarke. The couple’s holdings of works by Ed Ruscha comprise the largest grouping within the collection, including unique works on paper, lithographs and a collection of first-edition artist books. This tightly curated selection features the Los Angeles-based artist’s signature wordplay and recycled imagery, with highlights including Wavy Robot (1975), Water Soluble Dreams (1984) and Standard Station (1996).
  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 1

    Ed Ruscha

    I Was Gasping for Contact

    Price realised USD 543,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 2

    Ed Ruscha

    Hollywood

    Price realised USD 137,500

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 3

    Ed Ruscha

    Wavy Robot

    Price realised USD 1,203,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 4

    Ed Ruscha

    Eye

    Price realised USD 56,250

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 5

    Ed Ruscha

    Mint

    Price realised USD 40,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 6

    Ed Ruscha

    Rodeo

    Price realised USD 40,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 7

    Ed Ruscha

    A Person Who Is Very Nice

    Price realised USD 615,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 8

    Ed Ruscha

    3 Forks

    Price realised USD 375,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 9

    Ed Ruscha

    Palm

    Price realised USD 795,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 10

    Ed Ruscha

    Evil

    Price realised USD 32,500

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 11

    Ed Ruscha

    Sin

    Price realised USD 43,750

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 12

    Ed Ruscha

    Sin

    Price realised USD 37,500

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 13

    Ed Ruscha

    Double Standard

    Price realised USD 399,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 14

    Ed Ruscha

    Standard Station

    Price realised USD 300,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 15

    Ed Ruscha

    Mocha Standard

    Price realised USD 100,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 16

    Ed Ruscha

    Cheese Mold Standard with Olive...

    Price realised USD 150,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 17

    Ed Ruscha

    Year After Year

    Price realised USD 519,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 18

    Ed Ruscha

    Water Soluble Dreams

    Price realised USD 275,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 19

    Ed Ruscha

    Carp

    Price realised USD 15,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 20

    Ed Ruscha

    Carp with Fly

    Price realised USD 20,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 21

    Ed Ruscha

    Electrical

    Price realised USD 225,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 22

    Ed Ruscha

    Kidney Beans on Galvanized Stee...

    Price realised USD 435,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 23

    Ed Ruscha

    Hey

    Price realised USD 45,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 24

    Ed Ruscha

    Lisp

    Price realised USD 37,500

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 25

    Ed Ruscha

    Adios

    Price realised USD 52,500

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 26

    Ed Ruscha

    City

    Price realised USD 43,750

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 27

    Ed Ruscha

    Air

    Price realised USD 40,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 28

    Ed Ruscha

    OK

    Price realised USD 495,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 29

    Ed Ruscha

    Stunt People

    Price realised USD 112,500

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 30

    Ed Ruscha

    If

    Price realised USD 55,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 31

    Ed Ruscha

    Time Is Up

    Price realised USD 30,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 32

    Ed Ruscha

    Safe and Effective Medication

    Price realised USD 65,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 33

    Ed Ruscha

    Wall Rocket

    Price realised USD 46,250

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 34

    Ed Ruscha

    Rusty Signs

    Price realised USD 100,000

  • Ed Ruscha

    LOT 35

    Ed Ruscha

    A Small Library of Books by the...

    Price realised USD 37,500