Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterPin on PinterestShare on LinkedInShare on TumblrEmail this to someone
back to Auction Results

Adam Et Eve

Francis Picabia-Adam Et Eve-1942

This blurred image is only for you to be able to identify the artwork. If you want to discover artworks from Francis Picabia, go to this page.

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Adam Et Eve
Size:
105.5 x 75.3 cm
Medium :
Oil on board
Creation Year:
1942
Marks
Signed 'Francis Picabia' (lower left)
Category :
Painting
Artwork Details :
Painted circa 1941-1942
Provenance :
Private collection, Paris; Robert Fraser Gallery, London, 1966; Waddington and Tooth Galleries, Ltd., London; Anon. sale; Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co., London, 01 July 1981, lot 229; Private collection; Mary Boone and Michael Werner, New York, 1983; Mary Boone Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 1989
Exhibition History :
Paris, Jean Larcade, Pop Por Pop Corn Corny, June-August 1965; Leverkusen, Stadtische Museum Schloss Morsbroich and Eindhoven, Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Francis Picabia, February-June 1967; New York, Mary Boone Gallery, Francis Picabia, September-October 1983 (illustrated); Stadtische Kunsthalle Dusseldorf, Francis Picabia, October-December 1983, pp. 25 and 181, no. 125 (illustrated in color; with incorrect support); Kunsthaus Zurich, Francis Picabia, February-March 1984, no. 2; Stockholm, Moderna Museet, Picabia, April-May 1984, pp. 8 and 16, no. 192 (illustrated); Tokyo, The Seibu Museum of Art and The Museum of Modern Art, Seibu Takanawa, Francis Picabia, July-October 1984, no. 70 (illustrated in color; with incorrect support); Edinburgh, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art and Frankfurt, Galerie Neuendorf, Picabia, July-November 1988, pp. 107 and 148, no. 55 (illustrated in color; with incorrect support); New York, Panicali Fine Art Gallery, Picabia Nudes, April-May 1989, pp. 30-31 and 41 (illustrated in color; with incorrect support)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2017-05-17
Lot Number :
8 B
Low Estimate :
$1,500,000[+87%]*
High Estimate :
$2,000,000[+40%]*
Hammer Price :
$2,800,000
Sold For :
$3,367,500*