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Commissioned Painting: a Painting By Edgar Transue

John Baldessari-Commissioned Painting: a Painting By Edgar Transue-1969

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Commissioned Painting: a Painting By Edgar Transue
Size:
150.5 x 114.3 cm
Medium :
Oil and acrylic on canvas
Creation Year:
1969
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Galerie Philomene Magers, Munich and Berlin (acquired from the artist); Acquired by the present owner from the above in 2001
Exhibition History :
Los Angeles, Eugenia Butler Gallery, John Baldessari, February - March 1970 (all 14 Commissioned Paintings included); New York, Richard Feigen Gallery, John Baldessari: Recent Paintings, March - April 1970 (all 14 Commissioned Paintings included); Los Angeles, The Museum of Contemporary Art; San Francisco, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Washington, D.C., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden; Minneapolis, Walker Art Center; New York, Whitney Museum of American Art; Montreal, Musee d'Art Contemporain de Montreal, John Baldessari, March 1990 - February 1992, p. 51, illustrated (13 Commissioned Paintings included); New York, Sonnabend Gallery, John Baldessari: The Commissioned Paintings, November - December 1998; Cologne, Spruth Magers Cologne, John Baldessari: The Commissioned Paintings, September - October 1999; Vienna, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, John Baldessari: A Different Kind of Order (Arbeiten 1962-1984), March - July 2005, p. 153, illustrated in color

Sotheby's New York

Date:
2014-05-14
Lot Number :
10
Low Estimate :
$2,000,000[+5%]*
High Estimate :
$3,000,000[-30%]*
Hammer Price :
$2,100,000
Sold For :
$2,517,000*