Leda and the Swan

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork: Leda and the Swan
Size: 193.7 x 202.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1960
Marks: Signed and dated
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Giorgio Franchetti, Rome; Galerie Rudolf Zwirner, Cologne; Charles Saatchi, London (acquired from the above in 1984); Sotheby's, New York, may 6, 1992, lot 48; Acquired by the present owner from the above
Exhibition history: Krefeld, lange Haus Museum; Brussels, Palace of Fine Arts; Amsterdam, museum Stedelijk, Cy Twombly, october 1965 - february 1966 cat. no. 9 (krefeld and Amsterdam) and cat. no. 8 (brussels) illustrated; Barcelona, Barcelona museu of contemporani of art; Serralves, Museu de arte contemporanea Serralves, the Onnasch collection: aspects of contemporary art, november 2001 - june 2002, p. 94,

Date: 2004-11-09
Lot Number: 29

Date: 1992-05-06
Lot Number: 48