Untitled (Here Sweet Marie Puck)
Artwork: Untitled (Here Sweet Marie Puck)
Size: 19 x 231.5 cm
Medium: Ink and watercolour on three attached folded sheets of paper in artist's frame
Creation year: 1985
Marks: Signed 'James Lee' (centre); Inscribed 'Here sweet Marie Puck a happy note for you. I hope S Claus gets you what you want... Do say hello to M and M and Mr Speck if you see him, missing Europe, hoping to do some pure spring show, yrs James Lee Put the perfect tear upon the wall by you. In such a Mater world how lovely the Imagin is' (centre)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Galerie des Beaux-Arts, Brussels.Private Collection, The Netherlands
Exhibition history: Brussels, Galerie des Beaux-Arts, James Lee Byars, 1987

Christie's Amsterdam

Date: 2016-04-21
Lot Number: 209
Low Estimate: $5650 [+30%]
High Estimate: $7910 [-7%]
Hammer Price: $7350
Sold For: $9570