Artwork: Elizabeth
Size: 200.7 x 149.9 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1961
Marks: Signed and dated '61 on the reverse; titled on the stretcher
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Sidney Janis Gallery, New York; Private Collection; Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, St. Louis; Acquired from the above by the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, Sidney Janis Gallery, New Paintings by Franz Kline, December 1961, no. 13, illustrated; St. Louis, Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, Inaugural Exhibition, October - December 2004; Basel, Fondation Beyeler, Action Painting, January - May 2008, p. 97, no. 50, illustrated in color

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2016-05-11
Lot Number: 30
Low Estimate: $8000000 [-13%]
High Estimate: $12000000 [-42%]
Hammer Price: $6900000
Sold For: $7978000