Great American Nude #79
Artwork: Great American Nude #79
Size: 167 x 180 cm
Medium: Liquitex on canvas
Creation year: 1965
Marks: Signed and dated 65; signed, titled and dated 1965 on the stretcher
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Ileana Sonnabend, Paris; Private Collection (acquired from the previous in 1966); Christie's New York, 10 November 2004, lot 45; Acquired by the present owner from the previous sale
Exhibition history: Galerie Ilena Sonnabend, Paris, 1966; Eindhoven, Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Three Blind Mice, 6 April - 19 May 1968, p. 53, no. 84 (illustrated). This exhibition later travelled to Ghent, Saint Peter's Abbey, 15 June - 15 August 1968; Munster, Landesmuseum Munster, Everybody Knows, September - October 1972, no. 71 (illustrated); Munster, Landesmuseum Munster, Tom Wesselmann, September - October 1982; Basel, Beyeler Foundation, EROS, 8 October 2006 - 18 February 2007; Moscow, Pouchkine Museum, Inspiration Dior, 28 April -24 July 2011 (illustrated in colour)

Sotheby's Hong Kong

Date: 2019-04-01
Lot Number: 1152
Low Estimate: $2038230 [-16%]
High Estimate: $3057340 [-44%]
Hammer Price: $1694278
Sold For: $2055427