Shelter Drawing: Underground Study
Artwork: Shelter Drawing: Underground Study
Size: 12.3 x 17.7 cm
Medium: Gouache, brush and gray wash, colored wax crayons, pen and black ink over pencil on paper
Creation year: 1940
Marks: Signed and dated 'Moore 40' (lower right)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Mrs. Andrew Carnduff Ritchie, Connecticut, until at least 1973; Marlborough-Gerson Gallery, Inc., New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 1974
Exhibition history: Stanford University Museum of Art, Twentieth-Century Drawings from the Anderson Collection: Auguste Rodin to Elizabeth Murray, November 1988-February 1989, pp. 7 and 29, no. 14; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Celebrating Modern Art: The Anderson Collection, October 2000-January 2001, pp. 375-376, no. 186 (with incorrect medium)

Christie's New York

Date: 2018-11-16
Lot Number: 615
Low Estimate: $120000 [-25%]
High Estimate: $180000 [-50%]
Hammer Price: $90000
Sold For: $112500