Great American Nude #61
Artwork: Great American Nude #61
Size: 93.4 x 91.4 cm
Medium: Liquitex and acrylic on shaped novaply panel
Creation year: 1968
Marks: Signed 'Wesselmann' and titled 'GAN #61' and dated '65' and inscribed 'repainted 1968' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in 1965-1968
Provenance: Sidney Janis Gallery New York; Dayton's Gallery 12 Minneapolis; Mary Louise Fraser New York (and sold: Sotheby Parke Bernet New York October 1979 lot 112); Acquired at the above sale by A. Alfred Taubman
Exhibition history: New York Sidney Janis Gallery New Paintings by Tom Wesselmann May - June 1966 cat. no. 1; Minneapolis Dayton's Gallery 12; Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art Tom Wesselmann March - July 1968; West Palm Beach Norton Gallery & School of Art Extended Loan May - September 1990

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2015-11-05
Lot Number: 167
Low Estimate: $200000 [+179%]
High Estimate: $300000 [+86%]
Hammer Price: $560000
Sold For: $682000