Sun Woman I

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork: Sun Woman I
Size: 247 x 178.4 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1957
Marks: Signed
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Estate of the artist; Robert Miller Gallery, New York; Donald B. Marron, New York (acquired in 1982); Placido Arango, Spain (acquired from the previous in March 1986); Sotheby's New York, November 10, 2011, Lot 125 (consigned by the previous); Private Collection, New York (acquired from the previous); Kasmin Gallery, New York; Acquired by the present owner from the previous
Exhibition history: New York, Martha Jackson Gallery, Lee Krasner, Recent Paintings, February - March 1958; Houston, Janie C. Lee Gallery, Lee Krasner: Works on Paper 1938-1977, September - October 1978, n.p., illustrated; Houston, Janie C. Lee Gallery, Lee Krasner: Works on Paper 1956 - 1971, February - March 1981, no. 4; New York, Robert Miller Gallery, Lee Krasner: Paintings from the Late Fifties, October - November 1982, illustrated in color on the front cover; Houston, The Museum of Fine Arts; San Francisco, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; and New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Lee Krasner: A Retrospective, November 1983 - February 1985, p. 103, no. 100, illustrated, and p. 108 (text); East Hampton, Guild Hall Museum, Lee Krasner: The Nature of the Body, Works from 1993 to 1984, August - October 1995, n.p., illustrated in color, and n.p. (text) Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Des Moines, Des Moines Art Center; Akron, Akron Art Museum; and New York, Brooklyn Museum of Art, Lee Krasner, October 1999 - January 2001, p. 132, illustrated in color, p. 130 (text), p. 138 (text), and p. 151 (text)

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-11-14
Lot Number: 36
Low Estimate: $6000000 [+4%]
High Estimate: $8000000 [-21%]
Hammer Price: $6250000
Sold For: $7382750