Sketch for Light Bulb
Artwork: Sketch for Light Bulb
Size: 26 x 24 cm
Medium: Graphite on paper
Creation year: 1958
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Leo Castelli Gallery, New York; Andy Warhol, New York; Estate sale, Sotheby's, New York, 2-3 May1988, lot 3353; Waddington Galleries, London (acquired by the present owner)
Exhibition history: New York, The Jewish Museum, Jasper Johns Retrospective,February-April 1964, no. 94; London, Whitechapel Art Gallery, Jasper Johns: Paintings, Drawings,and Sculpture, 1954-1964, December 1964, no. 72; New York, Whitney Museum of American Art; Cologne, Wallraf-Richartz Museum and Museum Ludwig; Paris, Muse National d'Art Moderne; London, Hayward Gallery; Tokyo, Seibu Museum of Art; San Francisco, Museum of Art, Jasper Johns, October 1977-December 1978,p. 96, no. 29 (illustrated); New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Jasper Johns: A Retrospective,October 1996-January 1997, no. 42 (illustrated in color, p.159)

Date: 1998-11-19
Lot Number: 591