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Death of Pompey (Rome)

Cy Twombly-Death of Pompey (Rome)-1962

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Death of Pompey (Rome)
Size:
145.3 x 176.5 cm
Medium :
Oil and graphite on canvas
Creation Year:
1962
Marks
Signed, titled, inscribed and dated 'Cy Twombly Rome 1962 The Death of POMPEY' (lower centre)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Galleria La Tartaruga, Rome; Private Collection, Brussels; Galleria Gian Enzo Sperone, Turin; Acquired from the above by the present owner circa 1970
Exhibition History :
Brussels, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Cy Twombly, 1965, no. 26.

Christie's London

Date:
2015-02-11
Lot Number :
35
Low Estimate :
$6,094,400[-5%]*
High Estimate :
$9,141,600[-37%]*
Hammer Price :
$5,789,700
Sold For :
$6,636,600*