Brown And White
Artwork: Brown And White
Size: 63.5 x 94 cm
Medium: Oil and charcoal on paper mounted on canvas
Creation year: 1947
Marks: Signed 'de Kooning' (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Executed circa 1947
Provenance: Dr. Jack Greenbaum, New York; Martha Jackson Gallery, New York, 1958; Acquired from the previous by the late owners, circa 1958
Exhibition history: New York, Charles Egan Gallery, de Kooning, April-May 1948 (inclusion not conclusively proven); Venice, XXVII La Biennale di Venezia, United States Pavilion, June-October 1954, p. 357, no. 53 (titled Painting); Cambridge, The New Gallery, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Willem de Kooning, May-June 1965, no. 14 (titled Painting and listed with the incorrect dimensions); Mexico City, Centro Cultural Arte Contemporaneo, Abstract Expressionism in the United States, October 1996-January 1997

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-11-13
Lot Number: 31B
Low Estimate: $1000000 [+60%]
High Estimate: $1500000 [+6%]
Hammer Price: $1600000
Sold For: $1935000