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Green Cross

Franz Kline-Green Cross-1956

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Green Cross
Size:
177.2 x 269.2 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1956
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Estate of the artist; Marlborough Gallery, New York; Philip M. Stern, Washington, D.C. (acquired from the previous in December 1967); Gift of the previous in 1993
Exhibition History :
New York, Marlborough-Gerson Gallery, Inc., Franz Kline 1910-1962, March 1967, p. 14, no. 3, illustrated (in incorrect orientation); Baltimore, The Baltimore Museum of Art, Selections from the Stern Collection, December 1972 - January 1973; Washington, D.C., The Phillips Collection; Houston, The Institute for the Arts, Rice University; Los Angeles, The Los Angeles County Museum of Art; and Seattle, The Seattle Art Museum, Franz Kline: The Color Abstractions, February - November 1979, pp. 15-17 (text), and p. 49, no. 1, illustrated in color; Baltimore, The Baltimore Museum of Art, New Wing for Modern Art, October 1994; Baltimore, The Baltimore Museum of Fine Art, Franz Kline, January - May 2009

Sotheby’s New York

Date:
2018-05-16
Lot Number :
15
Low Estimate :
$6,500,000[-32%]*
High Estimate :
$7,500,000[-41%]*
Hammer Price :
$4,400,000
Sold For :
$5,195,600*