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Joy Of Living

Artwork:
Joy Of Living
Size:
76.2 x 60.9 cm
Medium :
Oil, ink, printed paper and paper collage on board
Creation Year:
1948
Marks
Signed and dated 'Motherwell 48' (lower center); titled and dated again 'Joy of Living 48' (on the reverse)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Vera G. and Albert A. List, New York; Robert Elkon Gallery, New York, circa 1965; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 1984
Exhibition History :
Princeton University, Art Museum, Robert Motherwell: Recent Work, January-February 1973, p. 23, no. 20 (illustrated); New York, Robert Elkon Gallery, Twentieth Century Masters On Paper, October-November 1976, n.p., no. 25 (illustrated); Southampton, Parrish Art Museum; Storrs, The University of Connecticut, The William Benton Museum of Art and New York, Zabriskie Gallery, Seventeen Abstract Artists of East Hampton: The Pollock Years, 1946-56, July-December, 1980, p. 17, no. 35; New York, Robert Elkon Gallery, Robert Elkon-Memorial Exhibition, A Tribute, October-November 1983; Stanford University Museum of Art, Twentieth-Century Drawings from the Anderson Collection: Auguste Rodin to Elizabeth Murray, November 1988-February 1989, p. 29, no. 16; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Celebrating Modern Art: The Anderson Collection, October 2000- January 2001, pp. 286 and 376, no. 194, pl. 166 (illustrated)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2018-11-16
Lot Number :
618
Low Estimate :
$150,000[-33%]*
High Estimate :
$250,000[-60%]*
Hammer Price :
$100,000
Sold For :
$125,000*