Study for a Painting
Artwork: Study for a Painting
Size: 160.7 x 198.8 x 15.2 cm
Medium: Encaustic on linen and wood with metal and string
Creation year: 2002
Marks: Signed, titled and dated with stencil 'STUDY FOR A PAINTING J JOHNS 2002' (lower edge); signed again 'Jasper Johns' (on a paper label affixed to the stretcher)
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, Matthew Marks Gallery, Jasper Johns: Catenary, May-June 2005, pl. 48, no. 18 (illustrated in color); Art Institute of Chicago and New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Jasper Johns: Gray, November 2007-May 2008, p. 320, no. 131 (illustrated in color)

Date: 2010-05-11
Lot Number: 22