Children & the Arts has secured a number of exciting contemporary artworks to be included in the charity's Be Inspired auction, and sold as part of Christie's Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale on Wednesday 8 March at 1pm, Christie's King Street. 

If you are unable to attend the Day Sale auction but would like to bid, please contact Christie's Client Services on +44(0)20 7839 9060 or register for Christie's LIVE bidding.

We are incredibly grateful to all of the artists who have very kindly donated artworks to be sold in aid of Children & the Arts.

Please find our day auction items below and scroll down for the online auction items.

ZAK OVÉ (B. 1966)

The Invisible Man
graphite 86 5/8 x 22 1/2 x 17 3/4 in. (220 x 57 x 45cm.)
Executed in 2016, this work is artist’s proof number seven from an edition of ten artist’s proofs

£5,000-7,000
$6,300-8,700
€5,900-8,100


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist, Courtesy of Vigo Gallery, London.

IBRAHIM EL-SALAHI (B. 1930)

Untitled XII signed and dated ‘Salahi 2001’ (lower right)
watercolour and ink on paper
10 x 10in. (25.4 x 25.4cm.)
Executed in 2001

£7,000-10,000
$8,700-12,000
€8,200-12,000


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist, Courtesy of Vigo Gallery, London.
EXHIBITED: London, Tate Modern, Ibrahim El-Salahi: A Visionary Modernist, 2013

MARIUS BERCEA (B. 1979)

Riviera of Restless Shining 4
Signed, titled and dated ‘m bercea “Riviera of restless shining” 2.15’ (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
19.7.8 x 16in. (50.5 x 40.5cm.)
Painted in 2015

£3,000-4,000
$3,800-5,000
€3,500-4,600


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist, Courtesy of Blain Southern Gallery, London.

JONAS BURGERT (B.1969)

trifft
oil on canvas
23 5/8 x 19 3/4 in (60x50cm.)
Painted in 2017

£20,000-30,000
$25,000-37,000
€24,000-35,000


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist, Courtesy of Blain Southern Gallery, London.

CHARMING BAKER (B.1964)

Man Falls 
Signed and dated 'BAKER 2017' (on the reverse)
oil, acrylic and varnish on linen laid on board
56 x 48 in. (142 x 122cm.)
Executed in 2017

£20,000-30,000
$25,000-37,000
€24,000-35,000


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist.

BERNAR VENET (B.1941)

Arcs
signed and dated 'Bernar Venet' (on the reverse)

graphite, oilstick and collage on paper
86 1/4 x 59in (219 x 150cm)

Executed in 2016

£30,000-40,000
$38,000-50,000
€35,000-46,000


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist, Courtesy of Blain Southern Gallery, London.

DOUGLAS GORDON (B.1966)

A game for two players or more (My friend is mine) 
scrabble board tiles and glue
14 x 14 in. (35.5 x 35.5cm)
Executed in 2009

£6,000-8,000
$7,500-9,900
€7,000-9,300


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist, Courtesy of Gagosian Gallery, London.

MARTIN CREED (B.1968)

Work No. 2386
signed, titled and dated 'Martin Creed 2015 Work #2386' (on the reverse)
acrylic on paper
12 5/8 x 13 3/4in. (32 x 35cm.)

Executed in 2015

£3,000-5,000
$3,800-6,200
€3,500-5,800


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist, Courtesy of Hauser & Wirth, London.
EXHIBITED: Bruton, Hauser & Wirth Somerset, Martin Creed, What You Find, 2016

JAKE AND DINOS CHAPMAN (B.1966 & B.1962)

+44(0)2075904423 
polyester resin, enamel, metal and wood
13 x 10 7/8 x 11 1/4in. (33 x 27.4 x 28.5cm)
Executed in 2015

£10,000-15,000
$13,000-19,000
€12,000-17,000


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist. Arranged by Nick Hackworth.

GAVIN TURK (B.1967)

Marat Single (Green)
silkscreen ink on canvas
30 x24in. (76 x 61 cm.)

Executed in 2016

£10,000-15,000
$13,000-19,000
€12,000-17,000


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist. 

GREAR PATTERSON (B.1975)

Carrie Sharp
tarpaulin and WW2 dyed canvas
54 x 27 3/4 x 2 1/2in. (13.2 x 70.5 x 6.4cm.)
Executed in 2016

£5,000-7,000
$6,300-8,700
€5,900-8,100


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist. Courtesy of Carl Kostyál, London.

CHRIS SUCCO (B.1979)

Untitled [1308630]
signed and dated 'Chris Succo'16' (on the reverse)
oil on linen
47 1/4 x 35 1/2in. (120 x 190cm)
Painted in 2016

£6,000-8,000
$7,500-9,900
€7,000-9,300


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist. Courtesy of Chris Succo Studio and Almine Rech Gallery. Arranged by Louisa Strahl. 

SAMARA SCOTT (B.1985)

Untitled
glass, vinyl and mixed media
51 1/4 x 331/2in. (130 x 85cm.)
Executed in 2017

£3,000-5,000
$3,800-6,200
€3,500-5,800


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist, Courtesy of The Sunday Painter, London.

CHRIS LEVINE (B.1960)

Kate Moss, Kate's Lights (Pure)
lenticular print in lightbox
29 1/2 x 21 5/8in. (75 x 55cm.)
Executed in 2013

£8,000-12,000
$10,000-15,000
€9,300-14,000


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist. Arranged by EYER.

 


Online Auction

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Jim Thorell (B.1981)

Flower Arrangement
Acrylic on canvas
46 x 55cm.

£1,000-2000


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist, Courtesy of Carl Kostyál, London. 


Barnaby Hosking (B.1976)

The Light of the World
Gold plated brass, acrylic paint
45 x 26 x 7cm

£1,000-2,000


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist. Courtesy of Siegfried Contemporary, London. 


Michael Manning (B.1985)

Blood Orange Mojito
Acrylic, spray paint and varnish on canvas
200 x 140cm.

£3,000-5,000


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist, Courtesy of Carl Kostyál, London. 


Michael Pybus (B.1982)

Nurse (corrupted) 2016
Acrylic, UV paint, aluminium paint and pigmented ink on camvas
150 x 120 cm

£2,000-3,000


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist, Courtesy of Carl Kostyál, London 


Henry Hudson & Richard WM Hudson (B.1982 & B.1980)

Mitafyna Speciosa Korthals, 2016
Mixed spray paint on grogged white clay
43 x 28cm.

£700-1,000 (reserve:£500)


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist, Courtesy of Carl Kostyál, London. 


Radhika Khimji

Stone
Oil on wood
39.7 x 29.5 cm.

£700-1,000 (reserve: £500)


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist. Courtesy of Siegfried Contemporary, London. 


Maria Thurn und Taxis (B. 1980)

Untitled
Pencil on paper
67.5 x 93.5 cm.

£700-1,000 (reserve: £500)


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist. Courtesy of Siegfried Contemporary, London. 


Austin Lee (B.1983)

Miss
Acrylic on canvas
30 x 23 cm. 

£1,000-2,000


PROVENANCE: Donated by the artist, Courtesy of Carl Kostyál, London