Robert Indiana - 20th Century & Contemporary Art & Design Day Sale Hong Kong Thursday, July 9, 2020 | Phillips
  • Description

    Playtime: A Vision of Innocence and Eroticism
    Connecting the dots between art and sex, love and eroticism, 'Playtime' spans our Evening (Lot 18) and Day Sales (Lots 180-195), encompassing mediums from painting and sculpture, to prints and photography.


  • Provenance

    Morgan Art Foundation Ltd. (acquired directly from the artist)
    Waddington Galleries, London (acquired from the above in 2007)
    Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal
    Acquired from the above by the present owner

Property of an Important Private International Collector


LOVE (Red Outside Violet Inside)

stamped on the lower interior edge of the letter "E": '© 1966–1999 R INDIANA AP 4/4'
painted aluminum
91.4 x 91.4 x 45.7 cm. (35 7/8 x 35 7/8 x 17 7/8 in.)
Conceived in 1966, executed in 1999, this work is artist proof number four from an edition of six plus four artist proofs.

HK$1,800,000 - 2,800,000 

Sold for HK$2,375,000

Contact Specialist
Danielle So
Associate Specialist, Head of Day Sale

20th Century & Contemporary Art & Design Day Sale

Hong Kong Auction 9 July 2020