Event In A Barn
Artwork: Event In A Barn
Size: 62.5 x 83.8 cm
Medium: Oil, enamel and paper collage on paper mounted on board
Creation year: 1947
Marks: Signed 'de Kooning' (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Mr. Lawrence Heller; E. V. Thaw & Co., Inc., New York; Allan Stone, New York, 1965; His sale; Sotheby's, New York, 9 May 2011, lot 11; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Washington, D.C., Workshop Art Center Gallery, Retrospective (de Kooning 1935-53), June-July 1953; Houston, University of St. Thomas Art Department, Six Painters: Mondrian, Guston, Kline, de Kooning, Pollock, Rothko, February-April 1967, p. 50, no. 37 (illustrated in color); Detroit, J. L. Hudson Gallery, Willem de Kooning: Three Decades of Painting, March-April 1968; New York, Allan Stone Gallery, Willem de Kooning: Liquefying Cubism, October 1994-January 1995, pl. 24 (illustrated in color); New York, Whitney Museum of American Art; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Minneapolis, Walker Art Center, Picasso and American Art, September 2006-September 2007, pp. 218-219 and 385, pl. 116 (illustrated in color)

Christie's New York

Date: 2018-11-15
Lot Number: 36C