Untitled
Artwork: Untitled
Size: 204.8 x 176.2 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1953
Marks: Signed "J. Mitchell" lower right
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted circa 1953.This work has been requested for inclusion in the artist's forthcoming retrospective Joan Mitchell organized by The Baltimore Museum of Art, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, and the Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris, to be held from March 21, 2021 - February 27, 2023
Provenance: Estate of the Artist; Joan Mitchell Foundation; Cheim & Read, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 2006
Exhibition history: New York, Robert Miller Gallery, Joan Mitchell: Paintings 1950 - 1955 from the Estate of Joan Mitchell, May 5 - June 5, 1988, n.p. (illustrated); New York, Whitney Museum of American Art; Birmingham Museum of Art; Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth; Des Moines Art Center, The Paintings of Joan Mitchell, June 20, 2002 - April 25, 2004, pl. 4, p. 22 (illustrated, p. 87; detail illustrated, pp. 2-3, 86); London, Tate Modern, November 15, 2005 - November 15, 2007 (on extended loan); Seattle Art Museum, Elles: SAM - Singular Works by Seminal Women Artists, October 11, 2012 - February 7, 2013 New York, Cheim & Read, Joan Mitchell: Paintings from the Middle of the Last Century 1953-1962, September 6 - November 3, 2018, no. 1, n.p. (illustrated; detail illustrated, n.p.)

Phillips New York

Date: 2020-12-07
Lot Number: 24
Low Estimate: $10000000 [-2%]
High Estimate: $15000000 [-35%]
Hammer Price: $9707048
Sold For: $11297500