No. 6, Sienna, Orange On Wine
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Artwork: No. 6, Sienna, Orange On Wine
Size: 175.9 x 167.6 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1962
Marks: Signed 'Mark Rothko' and dated '1962' and titled 'Sienna Orange' on Wine and inscribed' #6' on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: The artistMr. and Mrs. Bernard Reis, New York (circa 1963); Barbara Poe, Los Angeles (by descent from the above in 1980); Acquired from the above by A. Alfred Taubman in June 1980
Exhibition history: Kunsthalle Basel, Bilanz International Malerei seit 1950, June 20 - August 23, 1964, no. 113 (as Number 6); Tokyo, Seibu Contemporary Gallery, Highlights, July 25 - September 3, 1986, no. 13, illustrated

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2015-11-04
Lot Number: 59
Low Estimate: $20000000 [-22%]
High Estimate: $30000000 [-48%]
Hammer Price: $15500000
Sold For: $17610000