Contemporary Two

19 Oct 2011, starting at 13:00 BST.

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lots

Yves Klein (French, 1928-1962) Petite Venus Bleue 1956/57 numbered 450/500 on the reverse IKB bronze sculpture in a perspex box laid with gold leaf 12 by 9.4 by 7.6 cm. 4 7/8 by 3 3/4 by 3 in.

Günther Uecker (German, born 1930) Untitled signed and numbered 29/35 on the reverse; signed and numbered on the cardboard box mixed media, in 2 panels Each: 20 by 20 cm. 7 7/8 by 7 7/8 in.

Claes Oldenburg (Swedish/American, born 1929) Miniature Soft Drum Set 1969 signed CO and numbered 6/200 mixed media sculpture, in 9 parts Base: 48.3 by 35.6cm 19 by 14 in. Height variable This work was executed in 1969 by Multiples Inc, New York.

Roberto Crippa (Italian, 1921-1972) Spirali 1951 signed and dated 51 on the reverse oil on canvas 79.5 by 99.5 cm. 31 5/16 by 39 3/16 in.

Marcel Breuer for Isokon Furniture Ltd A Set of Three Nesting Tables designed in 1936 and executed circa 1964 beech laminate plywood Largest table: 35.5cm by 61 by 46 cm. 14 by 24 by 18 1/8 in.

Nicholas Frewing for Race Furniture Ltd A Pair of Chairs circa 1948 with beech faced plywood frames, sling leather arms and enamelled mesh seats traces of stamped mark to underside of arms Height: 67.5 cm. 26 9/16 in.

Alvar Aalto for Finmar Ltd Six 611 Stacking Chairs designed in 1929 birch faced plywood applied plaque for Finmar Ltd Height: 80 cm. 31 1/2 in. together with a locking sideboard with fixed table top 77 by 84 by 137 cm. 30 5/16 by 33 1/16 by 53 15/16 in.

Gerald Summers for Makers of Simple Furniture An Armchair designed 1933-34 cut and bent single sheet birch ply with opaque lacquer finish Height: 76 cm. 29 15/16 in.

Paul Jenkins (American, born 1923) Untitled 1957 signed mixed media on paper 91 by 69 cm. 35 13/16 by 27 3/16 in. This work was executed circa 1957.

Sigrid Holmwood (British, born 1978) Birch Wood 2006 oil and egg tempera on board 61 by 46 cm. 24 by 18 1/8 in. This work was executed in 2006.

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