The Fountain
Artwork: The Fountain
Size: 144.8 x 120 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1963
Marks: Signed and dated 'Sutherland./1963.' (lower left)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: With Paul Rosenberg & Co, New York, 1963; Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 3 March 1989, lot 444; with Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London; Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 6 November, 1998, lot 125.; with Crane Kalman Gallery, London, where purchased by the present owner, March 2007
Exhibition history: New York, Paul Rosenberg, Recent Paintings by Graham Sutherland, May - June 1964, no. 2; Torino, Galleria Civica D'arte Moderna, Graham Sutherland, October - November 1965, no. 131; Basel, Kunsthalle, Graham Sutherland, February - March 1966, no. 118; Munich, Haus der Kunst, Graham Sutherland, March - May 1967, no. 78: this exhibition travelled to The Hague, Gemeentemuseum, June - July 1967; Berlin, Haus der Kunst, August - September 1967; and Cologne, Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, October - November 1967; London, Crane Kalman Gallery, Graham Sutherland O.M. - A Retrospective, April - June 1999, no. 31

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Date: 2016-11-23
Lot Number: 26
Low Estimate: $187845 [+33%]
High Estimate: $313075 [-19%]
Hammer Price: $250460
Sold For: $306814