Figures On Black Background
Artist: Man Ray
Artwork: Figures On Black Background
Size: 61 x 46 cm
Medium: Gouache and watercolor on paper
Creation year: 1945
Marks: Signed Man Ray, dated -45 and numbered II (lower right)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Executed in Hollywood in 1945
Provenance: Andrew J. Crispo Gallery, New York (and sold: Sotheby's, New York, March 11, 1998, lot 113); Acquired at the previous sale
Exhibition history: Baden-Baden, Staatliche Kunsthalle, Amerikanische Zeichner d. 20 Jhs, 1975, no. 41; New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 20th Century American Drawings, 1975, no. 48; Miami, Frances Wolfson Art Gallery, The Spirit of Paper, 1982, n.n; Kansas City, Smith Kramer Art Connections, American Works on Paper, 1984-85, no. 53

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-05-15
Lot Number: 399
Low Estimate: $50000
High Estimate: $70000
Hammer Price: Not Sold