Eating Figures (Quick Snack)
Artwork: Eating Figures (Quick Snack)
Size: 181.6 x 120.6 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1963
Marks: Signed and dated 'Thiebaud 1963' (lower right); signed again, titled and dated again 'EATING FIGURES' Thiebaud 1963' (on the stretcher)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Allan Stone Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 1964
Exhibition history: New York, Allan Stone Gallery, Recent Paintings by Wayne Thiebaud, March-April 1964, n.p. (illustrated); Stanford Art Museum, Stanford University, Figures: Thiebaud, September-October 1965, n.p., no. 4; Chicago, Museum of Contemporary At, Selections from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. Mayer, July-September 1968, n.p., no. 68; Kassel, Documenta 5, June-October 1972.

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-05-15
Lot Number: 2B
Low Estimate: $4000000 [+10%]
High Estimate: $6000000 [-26%]
Hammer Price: $4400000
Sold For: $5269000