Untitled Xvi
Artwork: Untitled Xvi
Size: 152.7 x 136.8 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1976
Marks: Signed 'de Kooning' on the stretcher
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Estate of the ArtistPrivate Collection, New York Christie's Private Sales, New YorkAcquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Belgrade, Museum of Contemporary Art; Ljubljana, Museum of Modern Art; Bucharest, Romanian National Museum of Art; Warsaw, National Museum (illustrated, n.p.); Krakow, Branch Post; Helsinki National Museum of Art: Helsinki Kaupungin Taidekokoelmat (no. 8); Berlin, Amerika Haus (no. 7); Alicante, Caja de Ahorros; Madrid, Fundacion Juan March (no. 10); Oslo, Norwegian National Gallery of Art (no. 10); Dordrechts Museum (no. 10), Willem de Kooning: Painting and Sculpture, October 1, 1977 - August 29, 1979 (with incorrect dimensions)Wassenaar, U.S. Embassy The Hague, February 1999 - July 2000 (on extended loan)New York, Cheim & Read, Soutine and Modern Art: The New Landscape, The New Still Life, June 22 - September 9, 2006, n.p. (illustrated)Riehen/Basel, Fondation Beyeler, Action Painting, January 27 - May 12, 2008, no. 82, p. 139 (illustrated)Kunsthal Rotterdam, Museum Minutes: Time and Energy for Art, September 29, 2012 - January 14, 2013 The Hague, Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, Transforming the Known, June 8 - September 29, 2013New York, Levy Gorvy, Willem de Kooning | Zao Wou-Ki, January 18 - March 11, 2017, pp. 6, 60 (illustrated, p. 61; details illustrated, pp. 62-63)

Phillips New York

Date: 2019-05-16
Lot Number: 27
Low Estimate: $8000000 [+10%]
High Estimate: $12000000 [-26%]
Hammer Price: $8800000
Sold For: $10268000