Las Mayas
Artwork: Las Mayas
Size: 254 x 109.9 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1958
Marks: Signed with initials and dated 'HF 58' (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galleria dell'Ariete, Milan Mr. Luciano Pistoi, Turin; Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 1978
Exhibition history: New York, Museum of Modern Art; Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth; Los Angeles County Museum of Art and Detroit Institute of Arts, Helen Frankenthaler: A Paintings Retrospective, May 1989-September 1990, pp. 6, 8, 24 and 25, fig. 1 (illustrated in color); New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum; Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and Deutsche Guggenheim Berlin, After Mountains and Sea: Frankenthaler 1956-1959, January 1998-January 1999, p. 93, no. 10 (illustrated in color); New York, Gagosian Gallery, Painted on 21st Street: Helen Frankenthaler from 1950 to 1959, March-April 2013, pp. 12, 101-102, 104-105, 118 and 128 (illustrated in color)

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Date: 2015-11-10
Lot Number: 32
Low Estimate: $2000000 [+0%]
High Estimate: $3000000 [-33%]
Hammer Price: $2000000
Sold For: $2405000