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Leda and the Swan

Cy Twombly-Leda and the Swan-1960

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Leda and the Swan
Size:
193.7 x 202.5 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1960
Marks
Signed and dated
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Giorgio Franchetti, Rome; Galerie Rudolf Zwirner, Cologne; Charles Saatchi, London (acquired from the above in 1984); Sotheby's, New York, may 6, 1992, lot 48; Acquired by the present owner from the above
Exhibition History :
Krefeld, lange Haus Museum; Brussels, Palace of Fine Arts; Amsterdam, museum Stedelijk, Cy Twombly, october 1965 - february 1966 cat. no. 9 (krefeld and Amsterdam) and cat. no. 8 (brussels) illustrated; Barcelona, Barcelona museu of contemporani of art; Serralves, Museu de arte contemporanea Serralves, the Onnasch collection: aspects of contemporary art, november 2001 - june 2002, p. 94,

Sotheby's New York

Date:
2004-11-09
Lot Number :
29
Low Estimate :
$1,500,000[+20%]*
High Estimate :
$2,000,000[-10%]*
Hammer Price :
$1,800,000
Sold For :
$2,024,000*

Sotheby's New York

Date:
1992-05-06
Lot Number :
48
Low Estimate :
$425,000[0%]*
Hammer Price :
$425,000*