River III
Artwork: River III
Size: 258.4 x 199.4 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1968
Marks: Signed; titled on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Executed in 1967-68
Provenance: Xavier Fourcade Inc., New York ; Marieluise Hessel, New York (acquired from the previous in 1986) ; Christie's New York, May 14, 2003, Lot 11 (consigned by the previous); Private Collection (acquired from the previous); Christie's New York, May 11, 2010, Lot 54 (consigned by the previous); Acquired by the present owner from the previous
Exhibition history: New York, Martha Jackson Gallery, Joan Mitchell: Recent Paintings, April 1968, no. 7; Syracuse, Everson Museum of Art; and New York, Martha Jackson Gallery, My Five Years in the Country: An Exhibition of Forty-Nine Paintings by Joan Mitchell, March - June 1972, p. 5, illustrated

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-11-14
Lot Number: 37
Low Estimate: $5000000 [-18%]
High Estimate: $7000000 [-41%]
Hammer Price: $4100000
Sold For: $4933900