Artwork: Untitled
Size: 62.2 x 86.4 cm
Medium: Black and colored inks on japanese mulberry paper
Creation year: 1951
Marks: Signed and dated 51
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Estate of the Artist; Sidney Janis Gallery, New York; Mr. and Mrs. Malcolm Schoenberg, Norristown, Pennsylvania; Jason McCoy, Inc., New York; Acquired by the present owner from the previous
Exhibition history: New York, Sidney Janis Gallery, Drawings by Jackson Pollock, November 1957, no. 37; New York, David Herbert Gallery, Initial Exhibition, October 1959, no. 14 (text); New York, The Museum of Modern Art; Minneapolis, Walker Art Center; College Park, University of Maryland; Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art; Seattle, Seattle Art Museum; Baltimore, Baltimore Museum of Art; Montreal, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts; and Waltham, Massachusetts, Brandeis University, Rose Art Museum, Jackson Pollock: Works on Paper, February 1968 - February 1969, no. 47 (1968 exhibition brochure) and pp. 84-85, illustrated in color (1969 catalogue); Oxford, Museum of Modern Art; Dusseldorf, Stadtische Kunsthalle; Lisbon, Gulbenkian Foundation; Paris, Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris; Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum; and New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Jackson Pollock: Drawing into Painting, April 1979 - March 1980, p. 46, no. 47, illustrated (Amsterdam), p. 80, illustrated in color and p. 95 (text) (New York); Philadelphia, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia Collects Art Since 1940, September - November 1986, p. 56, illustrated; New York, The Museum of Modern Art; and London, Tate Gallery, Jackson Pollock, November 1998 - June 1999, p. 288, no. 201, illustrated in color; Roslyn, New York, Nassau County Museum of Art, Convergence: The Hamptons Since Pollock, April - May 2000, p. 8, illustrated in color and illustrated in color on the cover (detail); Berlin, Deutsche Guggenheim; Venice, Peggy Guggenheim Collection; and New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, No Limits, Just Edges: Jackson Pollock Paintings on Paper, January 2005 - September 2006, p. 116, no. 71, illustrated in color

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2017-11-16
Lot Number: 6
Low Estimate: $3000000 [+16%]
High Estimate: $4000000 [-12%]
Hammer Price: $3500000
Sold For: $4179500