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Cy Twombly-Untitled-1971

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Untitled
Size:
147.6 x 195.8 cm
Medium :
Oil-based house paint, oil paint, wax crayon and lead pencil on canvas
Creation Year:
1971
Marks
Signed and dated 'Cy Twombly 1971' (on the reverse)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Galleria Gian Enzo Sperone, Turin Rome; Erich Marx, Berlin Thomas Ammann Fine Art, Zurich; Daros Collection, Switzerland; Acquired from the above by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Institute of Contemporary Art and San Francisco Museum of Art, Cy Twombly: Paintings, Drawings, Constructions, 1951-1974, March-June 1975, pp. 24, 26, 47 and 54 (illustrated); Nationalgalerie Berlin and Monchengladbach, Stadtisches Museum Abteiberg, Joseph Beuys, Robert Rauschenberg, Cy Twombly, Andy Warhol: Sammlung Marx , March -September 1982, p. 137, no. 71 (illustrated in color); Zurich, Daros Collection, Audible silence: Cy Twombly at Daros, May-September 2002, pp. 14-15 and 101, no. 17 (illustrated in color); New York, Dominque Levy, Audible Presence: Lucio Fontana, Yves Klein, Cy Twombly, September-November 2013, pp. 137-139 (illustrated in color)

Christie's New York

Date:
2015-11-10
Lot Number :
17
Low Estimate :
$15,000,000[+3%]*
High Estimate :
$25,000,000[-38%]*
Hammer Price :
$15,500,000
Sold For :
$17,525,000*