Yellow Robe
Artwork: Yellow Robe
Size: 151.1 x 126.4 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1960
Marks: Signed and dated 'Milton Avery 1960' (lower left)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: The artist; Donald Morris Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, circa 1989
Exhibition history: New York, Grace Borgenicht Gallery, Milton Avery: Figure Paintings 1960, January 1961; Vienna, Galerie Wurthle; Salzburg, Zwerglgarten; Belgrade, Kalemegdan Pavilion; Skoplje, Umetnicki Pavillion; Zagreb, Moderna Galerija; Maribo, Umetnostna Galerija; Ljubljana, Moderna Galerija, Rijeka; London, American Embassy; Darmstadt, Landesmuseum, Vanguard American Painting, June 1961-May 1962, no. 6; Birmingham Museum of Art, Milton Avery: 1893-1965, October-November 1968, no. 21 (illustrated); Washington, D.C., Smithsonian Institution, The National Collection of Fine Arts; The Brooklyn Museum and The Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts, Milton Avery, December 1969-May 1970, no. 115 (illustrated); Detroit, Donald Morris Gallery, Milton Avery, January 1979.

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-11-14
Lot Number: 683
Low Estimate: $1200000 [-16%]
High Estimate: $1800000 [-44%]
Hammer Price: $1000000
Sold For: $1215000