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Blue Michigan

Joan Mitchell-Blue Michigan-1961

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Blue Michigan
Size:
129.2 x 161.6 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1961
Marks
Signed 'Mitchell' (lower right)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Estate of the artist; Private Collection, Paris; Galerie Hopkins Custot, Paris; Private Collection (acquired from the previous in 2006); Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 2014
Exhibition History :
Paris, Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, XIXe Salon de Mai, 1963, no. 106 (titled 'Bleu Michigan'); Paris, Ambassade des Etats-Unis, U.S.A: Nouvelle Peinture: Exposition Itinerante 1965-1966, 1965-1966, no. 51. This exhibition later travelled to Marseille; Lyon; Montpellier; Dijon; Caen and Nantes; New York, Cheim & Read, Joan Mitchell: Paintings from the Middle of the Last Century, 1953 -1962, 2018, no. 14

Christie’s London

Date:
2019-03-06
Lot Number :
25
Low Estimate :
$3,652,610[-14%]*
High Estimate :
$4,565,760[-31%]*
Hammer Price :
$3,130,807
Sold For :
$3,771,644*