Artwork: Ph-218
Size: 63 x 40 in. cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1947
Marks: Signed 'Clyfford Still' and dated '1947' (lower right); signed 'Clyfford and titled 'PH-218' and inscribed '1947-K' twice on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Marlborough-Gerson Gallery, Inc., New York (acquired from the artist in 1969); Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Philips, Dayton, OhioHokin Gallery, ChicagoBarbara Divver Fine Arts, New York; Acquired from the above by A. Alfred Taubman in January 1981
Exhibition history: Philadelphia, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Clyfford Still, October 18 - December 15, 1963, no. 5, illustrated in the catalogue; New York, Marlborough-Gerson Gallery, Inc., Clyfford Still, November 1969 - January 1970, cat. no. 10, illustrated in color in the catalogue (as 1947-K); Ohio, Dayton Art Institute, Contemporary Art from Dayton Collections, June 23 - September 16, 1970

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2015-11-04
Lot Number: 41
Low Estimate: $10000000 [+30%]
High Estimate: $15000000 [-13%]
Hammer Price: $13000000
Sold For: $14810000