Essentie II (Essence II)
Artwork: Essentie II (Essence II)
Size: 135 x 97 cm
Medium: Oil on burlap
Creation year: 1961
Marks: Signed, inscribed and dated 'jef verheyen 1961 anvers' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Banque de Paris & des Pays Bas Collection, Brussels; Maurice Naessens Collection; Anon. sale, Campo Antwerp, 4 April 1990, lot 173; Private Collection, Belgium; Galerie Luc van Middelem, Knokke; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Bochum, Stadtische Kunstgalerie, Profile II. Belgische Kunst heute, 1963; Eindhoven, Stedelijk van Abbemuseum, Abstracte kunst in Vlaanderen, 1965, no. 75; Venice, La Biennale di Venezia XXXV, Belgian Pavillion, 1970

Christie's Amsterdam

Date: 2019-05-01
Lot Number: 48
Low Estimate: $90232 [+62%]
High Estimate: $135348 [+8%]
Hammer Price: $146627
Sold For: $183284