Notable Sales

Waddington’s is privileged to offer exceptional items in all our auctions.

While many of our notable sales have achieved record-breaking prices, we are also pleased to share items that are noteworthy for equally important reasons such as emerging talent, genres, exquisite craftsmanship, cultural importance or rarity and uniqueness.

Joan Miró (1893-1983)

Joan Miró (1893-1983)

QUERELLE D'AMOUREUX, I, FROM "ALLEGRO VIVACE," 1981 [M. 1233]


April 25, 2024

Estimate $5,000-$7,000

Realised: $17,220

Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011)

Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011)

FRANKENTHALER (PAINTED BOOK COVER), 1971


April 25, 2024

Estimate $15,000-$25,000

Realised: $34,350

Keith Haring (1958-1990)

Keith Haring (1958-1990)

PLATE 4, FROM "POP SHOP I," 1987


April 25, 2024

Estimate $20,000-$30,000

Realised: $31,950

David Hockney (b. 1937)

David Hockney (b. 1937)

PAPER POOLS, POOL MADE WITH PAPER AND BLUE INK FOR BOOK, 1980 [T. 269; M.C.A.T. 234]


April 25, 2024

Estimate $50,000-$60,000

Realised: $54,750

Peter Beard (1938-2020)

Peter Beard (1938-2020)

A BEND IN THE RIVER AFTER THE DIE-OFF, 1976


May 16, 2024

Estimate $25,000-$30,000

Realised: $25,600

Philip Sadée (1837-1904)

Philip Sadée (1837-1904)

DEPARTURE OF THE FISHING BOAT


June 13, 2024

Estimate $4,000-$6,000

Realised: $24,320

Auguste Rodin (1840-1917)

Auguste Rodin (1840-1917)

ÉTUDE DE MAIN GAUCHE, HAND NO. 38, CONCEIVED CA. 1885-1900; THIS BRONZE VERSION CAST CA. 1965


March 28, 2024

Estimate $10,000-$15,000

Realised: $13,530

Léon Augustin Lhermitte (1844-1925)

Léon Augustin Lhermitte (1844-1925)

HARVEST


May 29, 2024

Estimate $20,000-$30,000

Realised: $32,470

Norman Bluhm (1921-1999)

Norman Bluhm (1921-1999)

SLEEPING GODDESS, 1983


May 29, 2024

Estimate $25,000-$35,000

Realised: $27,500

Frederick Morgan

Frederick Morgan

YOUR TURN NEXT


July 13, 2023

Estimate $20,000-$30,000

Realised: $39,150

Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso

FRANÇOISE, 14 JUIN 1946 [B. 401; M. 45]


November 23, 2023

Estimate $70,000-$90,000

Realised: $82,350

Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso

JACQUELINE AU CHAPEAU NOIR, 1962, [B. 1028; BA. 1311]


November 23, 2023

Estimate $120,000-$150,000

Realised: $109,950

Nam June Paik

Nam June Paik

CBC 2, 1984


November 30, 2023

Estimate $12,000-$18,000

Realised: $27,060

Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol

VEGETARIAN VEGETABLE, FROM "CAMPBELL'S SOUP II", 1969 [F. & S. 56]


November 23, 2023

Estimate $30,000-$50,000

Realised: $60,750

Ai Weiwei

Ai Weiwei

STUDY OF PERSPECTIVE IN GLASS (VIOLET), 2018-2019


March 30, 2023

Estimate $10,500-$12,500

Realised: $12,120

Henri Le Sidaner

Henri Le Sidaner

PETITE PLACE AU SOLEIL COUCHANT, 1901


April 20, 2023

Estimate $100,000-$150,000

Realised: $96,000

Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso

SCULPTEUR ET MODÈLE ADMIRANT UNE TÊTE SCULPTÉE, PLATE 45 FROM "LA SUITE VOLLARD," 1933 [B. 154; BA. 307]


June 29, 2023

Estimate $9,000-$12,000

Realised: $12,300

Piet van der Hem

Piet van der Hem

TWO LADIES IN A CAFÉ, 1912


June 29, 2023

Estimate $3,000-$4,000

Realised: $102,990

Friedel Dzubas

Friedel Dzubas

PHIRRUSS, 1985


June 29, 2023

Estimate $60,000-$80,000

Realised: $72,750

Irving Penn

Irving Penn

HELL'S ANGELS: DOUG (SAN FRANCISCO), 1967-1976


May 18, 2023

Estimate $15,000-$20,000

Realised: $16,800

Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol

REBEL WITHOUT A CAUSE (JAMES DEAN), FROM "ADS," 1985 [F&S II. 355]


June 29, 2023

Estimate $100,000-$150,000

Realised: $168,750

Alex Katz

Alex Katz

YELLOW TULIPS, 2014


March 30, 2023

Estimate $34,000-$36,000

Realised: $39,000

Gunther Brus

Gunther Brus

SELBSTBEMALUNG II (SELF PORTRAIT), 1964-1984


November 24, 2022

Estimate $5,000-$7,000

Realised: $14,400

Auguste Rodin

Auguste Rodin

BAIGNEUSE ACCROUPIE, ÉTUDE AVEC BRAS, GRAND MODÈLE, CONCEIVED, CA. 1885, LATER CAST IN 1962


November 24, 2022

Estimate $25,000-$35,000

Realised: $24,000

René Portocarrero

René Portocarrero

WOMAN WITH A BUTTERFLY, 1942


November 24, 2022

Estimate $7,000-$9,000

Realised: $12,000

Rembrandt van Rijn

Rembrandt van Rijn

JAN CORNELIUS SYLVIUS PREACHER, 1646


November 10, 2022

Estimate $6,000-$8,000

Realised: $6,600

Sonia Delaunay-Terk

Sonia Delaunay-Terk

RHYTHMES COLORÉS, C.1975


November 10, 2022

Estimate $1,200-$1,800

Realised: $6,600

Jeff Koons

Jeff Koons

DIAMOND (RED), 2020


November 10, 2022

Estimate $22,000-$28,000

Realised: $25,200

Henri Matisse

Henri Matisse

DEUX FIGURES, 1928


November 24, 2022

Estimate $25,000-$35,000

Realised: $52,800

Roy Lichtenstein

Roy Lichtenstein

VIEW FROM THE WINDOW (FROM “LANDSCAPES SERIES”), 1985


November 10, 2022

Estimate $90,000-$120,000

Realised: $108,000

Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol

KAREN KAIN, 1980


November 10, 2022

Estimate $30,000-$40,000

Realised: $46,800

Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol

Mick Jagger (From The “Mick Jagger” Portfolio), 1975


November 10, 2022

Estimate $60,000-$90,000

Realised: $180,000

Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope

HERON


March 25, 2021

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $6,600

Marc Chagall

Marc Chagall

THE COUPLE, FROM L'ÉLÉGIE DES ALIZÉS, “LAMENT OF THE TRADE WINDS,”


April 22, 2021

Estimate $2,000-$3,000

Realised: $13,200

Rodney Graham

Rodney Graham

UNTITLED DIPTYCH (OAK TREES RED BLUFF)


April 22, 2021

Estimate $4,000-$6,000

Realised: $14,640

Manner of Angelika Kauffmann

Manner of Angelika Kauffmann

MOTHER NURSING; MOTHER AT REST WITH INFANTS


May 06, 2021

Estimate $1,500-$2,000

Realised: $36,000

Armodio (Vilmore Schenardi)

Armodio (Vilmore Schenardi)

BAROMETRO


September 30, 2021

Estimate $1,200-$1,800

Realised: $10,800

Circle of Giovanni Andrea Sirani

Circle of Giovanni Andrea Sirani

ANNUNCIATION TO THE DEATH OF THE VIRGIN


October 21, 2021

Estimate $6,000-$8,000

Realised: $43,200

Bedri Rahmi Eyüboğlu

Bedri Rahmi Eyüboğlu

FIRE DANCE


November 25, 2021

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $13,200

Charles White (1918-1979), American

Charles White (1918-1979), American

MAN WEARING A HAT, 1947


February 27, 2020

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $114,000

Rembrandt van Rijn

Rembrandt van Rijn

STUDIES OF THE HEAD OF SASKIA AND OTHERS, 1636 [BARTSCH, 365; HOLL., 365; H. 145; NEW HOLSTEIN, 157]


October 31, 2019

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $9,000

Carlo Grubacs

Carlo Grubacs

SANTA MARIA DELLA SALUTE; BACKWATER WITH GONDALIERS, VENICE


November 28, 2019

Estimate $5,000-$8,000

Realised: $16,800

Mary Martin (1907-1969), British

Mary Martin (1907-1969), British

PERSPEX GROUP ON ORANGE, 1967


November 28, 2019

Estimate $8,000-$12,000

Realised: $22,800

Jan (Johan) Hendrik Weissenbruch (1824-1903), Dutch

Jan (Johan) Hendrik Weissenbruch (1824-1903), Dutch

FIGURES BY THE CANAL, 1894


June 13, 2019

Estimate $5,000-$7,000

Realised: $26,400

Théodore Jacques Ralli (1852–1909), Greek

Théodore Jacques Ralli (1852–1909), Greek

PRETTY WEAVER GIRL RESTING ON A STONE WALL


June 13, 2019

Estimate $15,000-$25,000

Realised: $48,000

Barbara Hepworth (1903–1975), British

Barbara Hepworth (1903–1975), British

INVOLUTE, 1968 [BH 470] (DERIVED FROM THE STONE ‘INVOLUTE I', 1946 [BH 135])


June 13, 2019

Estimate $80,000-$120,000

Realised: $252,000

John Hoyland

John Hoyland


December 07, 2017

Estimate $15,000-$20,000

Realised: $52,800

David Hockney

David Hockney

Hockney: An encounter with the world's most popular artist.


April 11, 2019

Estimate $6,000-$8,000

Realised: $18,060

Ned Pratt

Ned Pratt

HARBOUR ENTRANCE, 2015


October 04, 2018

Estimate $3,000-$4,000

Realised: $8,040

Eduard Wiiralt

Eduard Wiiralt

SAARNAAJA PREDIKANTEN (THE PREACHER), 1932


October 04, 2018

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $20,400

Josef Albers

Josef Albers

I-S JP, 1972 [DANILOWITZ, 217]


October 04, 2018

Estimate $3,000-$4,000

Realised: $9,600

Erté

Erté

Gouache and Ink Drawings


December 06, 2018

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $5,100

John Flaxman

John Flaxman

ANTHONY’S ORATION / THE DEATH OF JULIUS CAESAR, CIRCA 1768


December 06, 2018

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $26,400

Léonard Tsuguharu Foujita

Léonard Tsuguharu Foujita

JEUNE FEMME ET SON CHAT, 1950


December 07, 2017

Estimate $10,000-$15,000

Realised: $72,000

Georges (Karpeles) Kars

Georges (Karpeles) Kars

NATURE MORTE, 1912 Czech/French


June 14, 2018

Estimate $30,000-$50,000

Realised: $180,000

Ed Ruscha

Ed Ruscha

American Cheese Mold Standard with Olive


October 06, 2016

Estimate $30,000-$50,000

Realised: $83,000

Edward Seago

Edward Seago

THE ROUND POND, TUILERIES GARDENS


December 07, 2017

Estimate $60,000-$90,000

Realised: $60,000

Philip Russell Goodwin

Philip Russell Goodwin

THRILLING MOMENTS (ALSO CALLED “LUCK FOR TWO”)


June 20, 2016

Estimate $100,000-$150,000

Realised: $301,500