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Agricola XIII

David Smith-Agricola XIII-1953

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Agricola XIII
Size:
90.2 x 109.2 x 30.5 cm
Medium :
Steel and stainless steel
Creation Year:
1953
Marks
Incised with artist's signature, title and date 'David Smith 2/14/53/ AGRICOLA XIII ARK' (on the base)
Category :
Sculpture
Provenance :
Collection of the artist; Fine Arts Associates, New York; Lee A. Ault, New York, 1957; His sale; Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, 11 December 1963, lot 33; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Tel Aviv Museum of Art, David Smith: Paintings, Sculptures and Medals, November 1999-February 2000, pp. 53, 158, 196 and 199, no. 36 (illustrated in color); Indianapolis Museum of Art and New Orleans Museum of Art, Crossroads of American Sculpture: David Smith, George Rickey, John Chamberlain, Robert Indiana, William T. Wiley, Bruce Nauman, October 2000-September 2001, p. 89 (illustrated in color); New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum; Paris, Centre Pompidou, Musee national d'art moderne and London, Tate Modern, David Smith: a Centennial, February 2006-January 2007, pp. 317-318, no. 64 (illustrated in color)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2015-11-10
Lot Number :
3
Low Estimate :
$2,500,000[+100%]*
High Estimate :
$3,500,000[+43%]*
Hammer Price :
$5,000,000
Sold For :
$5,765,000*