Warhol’s ‘Liz’ litho starring in Jasper52 auction Oct. 14

Andy Warhol, ‘Liz Taylor,’ 1967, offset color lithograph on paper, image size 22 x 22 in., edition of about 300, published by Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, signed and dated ‘Andy Warhol 67, in ballpoint pen lower right, framed. Estimate: $35,000-$45,000. Jasper52 image

 

NEW YORK – Elizabeth Taylor and Andy Warhol, major luminaries of the 20th century, shine together in a signed offset lithograph of the actress by the artist, making it the star attraction in a Jasper52 Fine Paintings and Prints Auction on Saturday, Oct. 14. Absentee and Internet bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

Liz Taylor, the litho (above), is signed and dated “Andy Warhol 67” in ballpoint pen at the lower right. The work was published by Leo Castelli Gallery, New York (Feldman & Schellmann, II.7) in an edition of about 300. The colors are rich and even, and the print is loose in the frame. Purchased from the Marisa del Re Gallery in New York City, the artwork is estimated at $35,000-$45,000.

From an edition of 10,000 is a Pablo Picasso signed lithograph from 1954 titled Danseuse (Dancer). The small print (below) has a $600-$800 estimate.

 

Pablo Picasso, ‘Danseuse,’ lithograph, 1954, 12.4 x 8.8in. (31 x 22 cm), edition 10,000, print signed. Estimate: $600-$800. Jasper52 image

 

An abstract painting (below) by Camille Hilaire (French 1916-2004) makes a bold statement on a 17 ½-by-25-inch canvas. It carries a $2,000-$2,500 estimate.

 

Camille Hilaire (French 1916-2004), oil on canvas, signed lower right, 17 ½ x 25in. (image), 24 ¼ x 31 7/8in. (framed). Estimate: $2,000-$2,500. Jasper52 image

 

On a lighter note is Takashi Murakami’s Panda Family (Gold). The 2016 print is No. 96 from an edition of 300.

 

Takashi Murakami (Japanese, b. 1962,) ‘Panda Family (Gold),’ 2016, edition 96/300, framed. Estimate: $3,000-$5,000. Jasper52 image

 

A dozen drawings on paper of lions by French artist and illustrator Raylambert, pseudonym of Raymond Gabriel Lambert, are in very good condition. Once called the “Prince of Illustrators,” Raylambert created many pencil drawings, notably studies of animals, fawns, cows and birds as well as landscapes.

 

Twelve drawing of Raylambert (French, 1889-1967), school of Jouve drawings on paper, animal studies, 8 x 4.4in (20 x 11cm), 1950. Estimate: $8,000-$9,000. Jasper52 image

 

Enoch Wood Perry Jr., a highly regarded American artist, painted portraits of many notable figures, including Jefferson Davis, Ulysses S Grant and Brigham Young. His painting titled At the Well, Brittany, which depicts a wistful youth, is estimated at $2,000-$2,500.

 

Enoch Wood Perry Jr. (American, 1831-1915), ‘At the Well, Brittany,’ oil on board, 11 ¾ x 9 ¾ in., 1894, signed and dated in the lower right corner, titled on the back Estimate: $2,000-$2,500. Jasper52

 

The online auction consists of 45 lots. The sale will begin Saturday at 4 p.m. Eastern time.