Cleopatra's Dream
Artwork: Cleopatra's Dream
Size: 129.8 x 120 cm
Medium: Enamel and paper laid down on canvas
Creation year: 1961
Marks: Signed, titled and dated ‘Schifano 1960-61 Cleopatra's Dream' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Created 1960-1961
Provenance: The Estate of Ileana Sonnabend, New York; By descent to the present owner
Exhibition history: Milan, Fondazione Marconi Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Schifano 1960-1964, Dal monocromo alla strada, February-March 2005, pp. 38-39 (illustrated); London, Luxembourg & Dayan, Mario Schifano 1960-67, June-August 2014, pp. 12, 18-19 and 49 (illustrated in color)

Christie's New York

Date: 2015-11-10
Lot Number: 35
Low Estimate: $150000 [+393%]
High Estimate: $200000 [+270%]
Hammer Price: $740000
Sold For: $893000