Bird Talk
Artwork: Bird Talk
Size: 147.3 x 142.2 cm
Medium: Oil, paper, photographs and canvas collage on canvas
Creation year: 1955
Marks: Signed and dated 'Lee Krasner '55' (lower left); signed again, titled twice and dated again three times '"Bird Talk no. 1" Lee Krasner 1955 "Bird Talk no. 1" 1955 55' (on the stretcher bar)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Marlborough Gallery, New York; Pace Gallery, New York; Paine Webber Jackson & Curtis Art Collection; Robert Miller Gallery, New York; Acquired from the above by the present owner
Exhibition history: Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Des Moines Art Center; Akron Art Museum and Brooklyn Museum, Lee Krasner, October 1999-January 2001, p. 111 (illustrated)

Christie's New York

Date: 2015-11-11
Lot Number: 145
Low Estimate: $500000 [+100%]
High Estimate: $700000 [+42%]
Hammer Price: $1000000
Sold For: $1205000