Automatic
Artist: Ed Ruscha
Artwork: Automatic
Size: image: 15.2 x 10.2; sheet: 17.5 x 12.4 cm
Medium: Graphite on paper
Creation year: 1966
Marks: Signed and dated 'E. Ruscha 1966' (lower left)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: The artist; Private collection, New York
Exhibition history: Sydney, Museum of Contemporary Art; Rome, Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI Secolo and Edinburgh, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Ed Ruscha, March 2004-January 2005, p. 71 (illustrated); Pasadena, Mendenhall Sobieski Gallery, Two Artists-Two Worlds: Drawings of Ed Ruscha and Robert Williams, June-July 2006, p. 16 (illustrated); New York, Edward Tyler Nahem Fine Art, Ed Ruscha: Ribbon Words, May-July 2016, pp. 7, 32 and 96 (illustrated).

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-05-16
Lot Number: 641
Low Estimate: $250000 [+15%]
High Estimate: $350000 [-17%]
Hammer Price: $290000
Sold For: $362500