Untitled (Gray Painting with Spoon)
Artwork: Untitled (Gray Painting with Spoon)
Size: 66.4 x 51.4 cm
Medium: Encaustic on canvas with ruler, magnet and spoon
Creation year: 1962
Marks: Signed, titled and dated 'UNTITLED J. Johns 62' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Leo Castelli, New York Ileana Sonnabend, Paris Galleria Sperone, Turin; Private collection, Turin; Collection of Michael and Judy Steinhardt, New York; Private collection, Pennsylvania; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Sonnabend Gallery, Jasper Johns, November - December 1962; New York, The Jewish Museum, Jasper Johns, February-April 1964, p. 28, no. 65; London, Whitechapel Gallery, Jasper Johns: Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture 1954-1964, December 1964, no. 40 (illustrated); Turin, Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna, New-Dada e Pop Art Newyorkesi, April-May 1969, p. 36, pl. 16 (illustrated in color)

Christie's New York

Date: 2015-11-10
Lot Number: 51
Low Estimate: $7000000
High Estimate: $9000000
Hammer Price: Not Sold