Karl Wirsum

Karl Wirsum

United States 1939

Urban Art, Pop Surrealism, Illustration

Karl Wirsum
Karl Wirsum
Male
United States
1939
July 29, 2013
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Karl Wirsum is an American artist, a member of the Chicago artistic group The Hairy Who, he helped set the Chicago’s art scene in the 1970s.

Total Turnover: $49,115

Total Number Of Artworks Sold: 5

Total Sell Through Rate: 71.43%

Artworks Sold Price Range

 

Turnover

Total Turnover: $49,115

Number Of Artworks Sold

Total Number Of Artworks Sold: 5

Sell Through Rate

Total Sell Through Rate: 71.43%

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Karl Wirsum-Tonto Disguised As The Lone Ranger-1977

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  • Artist: Karl Wirsum
  • Artwork: Tonto Disguised As The Lone Ranger
  • Size: 36.8 x 35.6 x 33.0 cm
  • Medium : Acrylic and papier mache
  • Creation Year: 1977
  • Last Estimated Price: $30,000 - $50,000
  • Last Hammer Price: $27,500 *
  • Highest Hammer Price: $27,500 *
Karl Wirsum-Untitled (Skaters: Red Hair)-1991

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  • Artist: Karl Wirsum
  • Artwork: Untitled (Skaters: Red Hair)
  • Size: 104.5 x 79 cm
  • Medium : Acrylic on cardboard
  • Creation Year: 1991
  • Last Estimated Price: $8,514 - $12,772
  • Last Hammer Price: $8,515 *
  • Highest Hammer Price: $8,515 *
  • Artist: Karl Wirsum
  • Artwork: Runnin Hot and Cold
  • Size: 102.2 x 158.1 cm
  • Medium : Acrylic on shaped wood
  • Creation Year: 1990
  • Last Estimated Price: $40,000 - $60,000
  • Last Hammer Price: Not Sold
  • Highest Hammer Price: Not Sold
  • Artist: Karl Wirsum
  • Artwork: Pumpkin Girl
  • Size: 41.9 x 30.4 cm
  • Medium : Acrylic on Wood
  • Creation Year: 1976
  • Last Estimated Price: $6,000 - $9,000
  • Last Hammer Price: $5,500 *
  • Highest Hammer Price: $5,500 *
  • Artist: Karl Wirsum
  • Artwork: Untitled
  • Size: 29.2 x 22.8 cm
  • Medium : Colored pencil on Paper
  • Creation Year: 1970
  • Last Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000
  • Last Hammer Price: $3,800 *
  • Highest Hammer Price: $3,800 *
  • Artist: Karl Wirsum
  • Artwork: Three Masks
  • Size: left: 50.8 x 40.6 x 5, middle: 26 x 20.9, right: 22.8 x 19.6 cm
  • Medium : Acrylic, Paper collage and Ink on Paper (Set of 3)
  • Creation Year: 1980
  • Last Estimated Price: $4,000 - $6,000
  • Last Hammer Price: $3,800 *
  • Highest Hammer Price: $3,800 *
  • Artist: Karl Wirsum
  • Artwork: Toboggan Toes
  • Size: 44.4 x 30.4 cm
  • Medium : Acrylic on Panel
  • Creation Year: 1997
  • Last Estimated Price: $6,000 - $8,000
  • Last Hammer Price: Not Sold
  • Highest Hammer Price: Not Sold