Black And White Painting III
Artwork: Black And White Painting III
Size: 142.9 x 124.5 cm
Medium: Enamel on canvas
Creation year: 1951
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted circa 1951
Provenance: Betty Parsons Gallery, New York, 1951; Steve Burke, Cleveland, Ohio (acquired from the above circa 1951); Thompson Collection, New York; Paul Kantor, Beverly Hills, California; William Janss, Sun Valley, IdahoJames Corcoran Gallery, Los Angeles (acquired from the above); Acquired from the above by A. Alfred Taubman in February 1979
Exhibition history: New York, American Federation of Arts, Dealer's Choice, November 1962, shown by the Betty Parsons Gallery; Munich, Haus der Kunst, American Painting 1930-1980, November 14, 1981 - January 31, 1982, no. 187, illustrated in the catalogue; New York, Gagosian Gallery, Jackson Pollock: Black Enamel Paintings, April 4 - June 2, 1990, no. 2, illustrated in the catalogue; Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, McMullen Museum of Art, Boston College, Pollock/Matters, September 1 - December 9, 2007

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Date: 2015-11-04
Lot Number: 38
Low Estimate: $5000000 [-12%]
High Estimate: $7000000 [-37%]
Hammer Price: $4400000
Sold For: $5178000