Flowering Tree
Artwork: Flowering Tree
Size: 24.8 x 20.3 cm
Medium: Oil on board
Creation year: 1952
Marks: Signed with the artist's initials, titled, dated '1952' and numbered '514' on the reverse; titled, dated '1952' and numbered '514' on a label affixed to the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Estate of the artist; Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York (acquired from the above in 1983); Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Michigan (acquired from the above in 1983); Private Collection (acquired from the above in 1983); Christie's, New York, May 5, 1993, lot 261; Private Collection, New York (acquired from the above sale); Maxwell Davidson Gallery, New York
Exhibition history: New York, Andre Emmerich Gallery Inc., Hans Hofmann: the Small Late Paintings, January 1982

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2015-11-12
Lot Number: 288
Low Estimate: $30000 [+13%]
High Estimate: $40000 [-15%]
Hammer Price: $34000
Sold For: $42500