Tired Clown
Artwork: Tired Clown
Size: 40.6 x 30.5 cm
Medium: Casein on panel
Creation year: 1946
Marks: Signed Kuniyoshi (upper left)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: The Downtown Gallery, New York; John Hay Whitney, New York; Dorothy Dillon Eweson, Far Hills, New Jersey, circa 1960s; Estate of the previous (sold: Sotheby's, New York, May 24, 2006, lot 158); Private collection (acquired at the previous sale; sold: Christie's, New York, March 5, 2009, lot 24); Acquired by the present owner at the previous sale
Exhibition history: New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Retrospective Exhibition, March-May 1948, no. 85; Tokyo, Japan, National Museum of Modern Art, Kuniyoshi Memorial Exhibition, March-April 1954, no. 30, illustrated ; New York, The Downtown Gallery, Circus Themes by Yasuo Kuniyoshi, February-March 1955, illustrated

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2018-03-28
Lot Number: 32
Low Estimate: $40000 [-19%]
High Estimate: $60000 [-46%]
Hammer Price: $32000
Sold For: $40000