The Warrior (Personnage Avec Lezard)
Artwork: The Warrior (Personnage Avec Lezard)
Size: 72.1 x 82.6 cm
Medium: Oil on burlap
Creation year: 1947
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York; Studio Bellini, Milan; Private Collection, Milan; Christie's, New York, November 20, 2002, lot 22; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, Pierre Matisse Gallery, Wifredo Lam, April 20 - May 8, 1948 San Francisco Museum of Art, New Directions in Modern Painting, August 1 - September 17, 1950, no. 14; Milan, Studio Bellini, Panorama 6, November - December 1969, n.p. (illustrated); New York, The Studio Museum in Harlem, Wifredo Lam and his Contemporaries 1938 - 1952, December 1992 - April 1993, p. 43 (installation view illustrated)

Phillips New York

Date: 2019-11-13
Lot Number: 106
Low Estimate: $300000 [-16%]
High Estimate: $500000 [-50%]
Hammer Price: $250000
Sold For: $312500