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Elizabeth

Artwork:
Elizabeth
Size:
170.2 x 182.9 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1958
Marks
Signed 'Franz Kline' and dated ''58' on the reverse
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Sidney Janis Gallery, New York (acquired from the artist in 1958); Helmut Wohl, ConnecticutMr. and Mrs. Vincent Scully, New Haven, Connecticut; Newspace Gallery, Los Angeles; Acquired from the above by A. Alfred Taubman in December 1977
Exhibition History :
New York, Sidney Janis Gallery, Franz Kline, May 1958, no. 30, illustrated; Houston, Menil Collection; New York, Whitney Museum of American Art & Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art, Franz Kline: Black & White 1950 - 1961, September 8, 1994 - June 4, 1995, no. 51, illustrated in color in the catalogue

Sotheby’s New York

Date:
2015-11-04
Lot Number :
19
Low Estimate :
$4,000,000[+3%]*
High Estimate :
$6,000,000[-32%]*
Hammer Price :
$4,100,000
Sold For :
$4,842,000*