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Gray Numbers

Jasper Johns-Gray Numbers-1961

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Gray Numbers
Size:
14.2 x 10.7 cm
Medium :
Encaustic on canvas
Creation Year:
1961
Marks
Signed, inscribed and dated 'J. Johns 59-61 FOR THE TREMAINES' (on the reverse); titled 'GRAY NUMBERS' (on the stretcher)
Category :
Painting
Artwork Details :
Created 1959-1961
Provenance :
Emily and Burton Tremaine, Meriden, their sale; Christie's, New York, 9 November 1988, lot 5; Private collection, Kyoto; Acquavella Galleries, New York; Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2007
Exhibition History :
New York, Jewish Museum, Jasper Johns, February-April 1964, p. 28, no. 52 (titled Small Gray Numbers); Hartford, Wadsworth Atheneum, The Tremaine Collection: 20th Century Masters--The Spirit of Modernism, February-April 1984, p. 89 (illustrated in color)

Christie's New York

Date:
2013-11-12
Lot Number :
68
Low Estimate :
$1,500,000[+27%]*
High Estimate :
$2,000,000[-5%]*
Hammer Price :
$1,900,000
Sold For :
$2,285,000*