Charles White - Banner For Willie J

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork: Charles White - Banner For Willie J
Size: 148 x 127.3 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1976
Marks: Signed and dated 'CHARLES WHITE '76' (lower right); signed again, titled and dated again 'BANNER FOR WILLIE J' CHARLES WHITE '76' (on the stretcher)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Heritage Gallery, Los Angeles; Private collection, Los Angeles, 1978; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, National Academy of Design, Henry Ward Ranger Fund Exhibition, September-October 1976; Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, The Objects Observed, September-October 1978; Cypress, California, Cypress College Fine Arts Gallery, Charles White, November 1978; Art Institute of Chicago; New York, Museum of Modern Art; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Charles White: A Retrospective, June 2018-June 2019, pp. 187, 227 and 233, no. 87, pl. 100 (illustrated in color)

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-11-13
Lot Number: 38B
Low Estimate: $1000000 [+0%]
High Estimate: $1500000 [-33%]
Hammer Price: $1000000
Sold For: $1215000