Billiard Player Construction

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork: Billiard Player Construction
Size: 41.2 x 52 x 14.2 cm
Medium: Iron and oil on artist's painted wood base
Creation year: 1937
Marks: Incised with artist's signature and dated 'David Smith 1937' (on the base)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: The estate of the artist; Marlborough-Gerson Gallery, New York; Acquired from the above by the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum; Paris, Centre Pompidou, Musee National d'art moderne and London, Tate Modern, David Smith: A Centennial, February 2006-January 2007, p. 284, no. 17 (illustrated in color).Paris, Musee National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, June-August 2006, pp. 40, 54, 94-95, 290-91, no. 5 (illustrated)

Christie's New York

Date: 2015-11-11
Lot Number: 112
Low Estimate: $800000 [+56%]
High Estimate: $1200000 [+4%]
Hammer Price: $1250000
Sold For: $1505000