24 August 2020



Phillips Presents INTERSECT


A Cross-Category Online Sale of Contemporary Art, Watches and Jewellery to Kick Off the Fall Season


Open for Bidding 2-14 September



Josh Sperling, Untitled, 2016, Estimate: HK$400,000-600,000

Daniel Arsham, Future Relic Complete Excavation Set, 2013-2018, Estimate: HK$180,000-280,000

Patek Philippe, Ref. 5170/J, a fine and attractive yellow gold chronograph wristwatch with pulsation scale. Estimate: HK$ 180,000-280,000
Jewellery: A Diamond Ring, Harry Winston (Estimate: HK$700,000-900,000); A Diamond Bracelet, GRAFF (Estimate: HK$550,000-850,000; A Pair of Sapphire and Diamond Ear Pendants, GRAFF (Estimate: HK$70,000-100,000); A Fancy Light Yellow Diamond and Diamond Ring (Estimate: HK$280,000-480,000)


HONG KONG – 24 AUGUST 2020 – Open for bidding from 2 to 14 September, INTERSECT is an online-only auction with a one-stop lifestyle concept that embodies the idea of art-meets-luxury. Following the notable success of Phillips’ first cross-category online auction held in May, the second cross-category online auction assembled by its Asia team comprises a tightly-curated selection of contemporary artworks and editions, alongside watches and jewellery, totaling more than 110 lots. Featured in the sale are works by established and in demand artists such as Banksy, Yayoi Kusama, and Keith Haring, as well as cutting-edge contemporary artists such as Daniel Arsham, Josh Sperling, Izumi Kato, and Mr.. The sale also offers elegant wristwatches by Patek Philippe, Vacheron Constantin, IWC, alongside edgy timepieces from Urwerk, MB&F, and colourful jewels created by renowned jewellery houses including GRAFF, Bulgari and Van Cleef & Arpels.


Delissa Handoko, Head of Online Sales, Hong Kong, Phillips, said, “Our inaugural cross-category online auction, REFRESH: RELOAD, held in May provided us a unique opportunity to engage with a broader scope of collectors with diverse interests. With a 90% sell through rate and 56% of participants new to Phillips, the sale achieved great success and set the highest ever online sale result in Phillips’ history. Launching this Fall, INTERSECT marks another step forward as we continue to invest in digital initiatives that expand buying opportunities for the growing number of new and existing clients who bid online.”


Highlights from INTERSECT include KAWS’ TENSION, a portfolio of 10 screenprints in colours to appear at auction for the first time, and a complete set of 9 works from Daniel Arsham’s acclaimed Future Relics series. Other notable pieces include an iconic Banksy Girl with Balloon edition and a large canvas work by Josh Sperling. Alongside contemporary art pieces are an array of wristwatches, clocks, rings, bracelets, and necklaces from some of the most sought-after watchmakers and jewellers.


The bidding opens on 2 September 12am HKT and will begin closing on 14 September at 6pm HKT. The entire sale will be available to browse on Phillips.com.


Highlights from the INTERSECT Online Auction


TENSION, 2019, set of 10 screenprints in colours on Saunders Waterford paper
Estimate HKD500,000 - 700,000



Three Works: KAWSBOB (i) (Red); (ii) (Yellow); (iii) (Black), 2011,

screenprint in colours on wove paper

Estimate: HK$ 300,000 - 400,000




BIG DICK, 2013, acrylic and spraypaint on paper

Estimate: HK$ 40,000 - 60,000

Two Works: (i) BONER; (ii) SHOOT THAT MILKSHAKE, 2013, acrylic, marker and pencil on paper

Estimate: HK$ 60,000 - 80,000




Girl with Balloon, 2014, screenprint in colours

Estimate: HK$450,000-650,000



Swing, 2010, watercolour and pencil on paper

Estimate: HK$180,000.00 - 280,000.00


Josh Sperling

Untitled, 2016, acrylic on shaped canvas

Estimate: HK$400,000 - 600,000

Izumi Kato

Untitled, 2013, oil on canvas

Estimate HK$100,000 - 150,000



A Diamond Bracelet

Estimate: HK$ 550,000-850,000



A Diamond and Ruby Ring

Estimate: HK$280,000-480,000



A Pair of Pink Spinel and Diamond Earrings

Estimate: HK$78,000-98,000


A Ruby and Diamond Pendant Necklace

Estimate: HK$700,000-900,000



 A. Lange & Söhne

A platinum dual time wristwatch with large date, double day/night indication, and power reserve indication. Estimate: HK$ 155,000 - 310,000


UR-202 WG, A titanium and white gold wristwatch with revolving satellite complication, telescopic minute hands, twin-turbine winding system, moon phases and day/night indication. Estimate: HK$200,000 -310,000


A very fine and rare limited-edition pink gold tourbillon wristwatch with small seconds, numbered 437 of a limited edition of 500 pieces.

Estimate: HK$200,000-280,000

Vacheron Constantin

Pink gold tourbillon-shaped wristwatch with power reserve

indication and date.

Estimate: HK$230,000 – 390,000


Eddie Martinez, EMHK WOP13, 2019, acrylic, oil and watercolour on paper. Estimate: HK$90,000-120,000

Urwerk, UR-202 WG, A titanium and white gold wristwatch with revolving satellite complication, telescopic minute hands, twin-turbine winding system, moon phases and day/night indication. Estimate: HK$200,000 -310,000

MB&F, Arachnophobia, A wondrous spider-shaped palladium-plated brass table or wall clock with guarantee and box. Estimate: HK$ 62,000-115,000

Jewellery: A Pair of Diamond Ear Pendants, GRAFF (Estimate: HK$280,000 - 480,000); A Diamond Bracelet, GRAFF (Estimate: HK$550,000-850,000); A Diamond Ring, Harry Winston (Estimate: HK$700,000-900,000)



Phillips is a leading global platform for buying and selling 20th and 21st century art and design. With dedicated expertise in the areas of 20th Century and Contemporary Art, Design, Photographs, Editions, Watches, and Jewelry, Phillips offers professional services and advice on all aspects of collecting. Auctions and exhibitions are held at salerooms in New York, London, Geneva, and Hong Kong, while clients are further served through representative offices based throughout Europe, the United States and Asia. Phillips also offers an online auction platform accessible anywhere in the world.  In addition to providing selling and buying opportunities through auction, Phillips brokers private sales and offers assistance with appraisals, valuations, and other financial services.

Visit www.phillips.com for further information.


*Estimates do not include buyer’s premium; prices achieved include the hammer price plus buyer’s premium.



HONG KONG - Ingrid Hsu, Public Relations Director, Asia              [email protected]             +852 2318 2043