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Night Birds

Lee Krasner-Night Birds-1962

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Night Birds
Size:
182.2 x 362.6 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1962
Marks
Signed and dated 'Lee Krasner '62' (lower right), Signed again, titled and dated again 'Lee Krasner "Night Birds" 1962' (six times on the stretcher)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Howard Wise Gallery, New York; Marlborough Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Tuscaloosa, University Art Gallery, University of Alabama, Paintings by Lee Krasner, February - March 1967, no. 6. New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Lee Krasner: Large Paintings, November 1973 - January 1974, pp. 15, 26 and 36, no. 9 (illustrated)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2015-11-10
Lot Number :
66
Low Estimate :
$2,500,000[-36%]*
High Estimate :
$3,500,000[-54%]*
Hammer Price :
$1,600,000
Sold For :
$1,925,000*