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Greensleeves

Bridget Riley-Greensleeves-1983

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Greensleeves
Size:
164.3 x 141.9 cm
Medium :
Oil on linen
Creation Year:
1983
Marks
Signed and dated 'Riley '83' (on the right turnover edge); signed, titled, inscribed and dated 'Greensleeves Riley 1983' (on the stretcher and reverse)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
The Artist; Pace Wildenstein, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 2008
Exhibition History :
Durham, DLI Museum & Arts Centre, Working with Colour: Recent Paintings and Studies by Bridget Riley, 1984, no. 20. This exhibition later travelled to Huddersfield, Huddersfield Art Gallery; Hull, Freens Art Gallery; Stoke-on-Trent, City Museum & Art Gallery; Lincoln, Usher Gallery; Bristol, City of Bristol Museum and Art Gallery; Eastbourne, Tower Art Gallery; Norwich, Castle Museum; Preston, Harris Museum & Art Gallery; York, York City Art Gallery and Sheffield, Mappin Gallery. Nuremberg, Kunsthalle Nürnberg, Bridget Riley Paintings 1982 - 1992, 1992-1993, p. 62, no. 7. This exhibition later travelled to Bottrop, Josef Albers Museum Quadrat Bottrop; London, Hayward Gallery and Birmingham, Ikon Gallery

Christie’s London

Date:
2016-10-06
Lot Number :
12
Low Estimate :
$518,672[+88%]*
High Estimate :
$778,008[+25%]*
Hammer Price :
$972,510
Sold For :
$1,173,495*