Johns Painting With Two Balls
Artwork: Johns Painting With Two Balls
Size: 165.1 x 137.5 cm
Medium: Encaustic and paper collage on 3 joined canvases with metal brackets and 2 balls
Creation year: 1987
Marks: Stenciled with artist's name and title and dated 'PAINTING WITH TWO BALLS 1987 STURTEVANT' lower edge; further signed, titled and dated 'JOHNS PAINTING WITH TWO BALLS' e. sturtevant '87' on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Stefan Stux, New York; Bess Cutler Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in May 1988
Exhibition history: New York, Stux Gallery, Sturtevant, 1987, n.p. (illustrated); Wurttembergischer Kunstverein Stuttgart; Deichtorhallen Hamburg; Villa Arson Nice, STURTEVANT, June 25, 1992 - March 27, 1993, p. 81 (illustrated)

Phillips New York

Date: 2019-11-14
Lot Number: 3
Low Estimate: $500000 [+10%]
High Estimate: $700000 [-21%]
Hammer Price: $550000
Sold For: $680000