Beach Horse
Artwork: Beach Horse
Size: 86.3 x 391.1 cm
Medium: Oil on linen
Creation year: 1959
Marks: Signed and dated 'Frankenthaler 59' (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York; Private collection; M. Knoedler & Co., New York; Private collection, California; Freedman Art, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, Andre Emmerich Gallery, Helen Frankenthaler, March-April 1959; New York, The Jewish Museum, An Exhibition of Oil Paintings by Helen Frankenthaler, January-March 1960, pp. 9 and 16, no. 12 (illustrated); Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Abstract Climates: Helen Frankenthaler in Provincetown, July-September 2018, pp. 56-57 and 81 (illustrated in color)

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-05-15
Lot Number: 52B
Low Estimate: $2000000 [-15%]
High Estimate: $3000000 [-43%]
Hammer Price: $1700000
Sold For: $2055000