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Three Important Personages

Artwork:
Three Important Personages
Size:
29.2 x 36.8 cm
Medium :
Ink and watercolor on paper
Creation Year:
1944
Marks
Signed and dated 1944
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Collection of Jane Bowles, East Hampton; Robert Elkon Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in November 1975
Exhibition History :
New York, Art of This Century, Robert Motherwell: Paintings, Papiers Colles, Drawings, October - November 1944; Dusseldorf, Stadtische Kunsthalle; Stockholm, Kulturhuset; Vienna, Museum des 20. Jahrhunderts, Robert Motherwell, September 1976 - April 1977, cat. no. 2, p. 98, illustrated; Seattle Art Museum, The Richard and Jane Lang Collection, February - April 1984, cat. no. 32, p. 46, illustrated; Newport Beach, Newport Harbor Art Museum; New York, Whitney Museum of American Art; Minneapolis, Walker Art Center, The Interpretive Link: Abstract Surrealism into Abstract Expressionism: Works on Paper, 1938-1948, July 1986 - April 1987, cat. no. 80, illustrated; Venice, Peggy Guggenheim Collection; New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Robert Motherwell: Early Collages, May 2013 - January 2014, cat. no. 22, illustrated in color

Sotheby’s New York

Date:
2019-05-17
Lot Number :
198
Low Estimate :
$30,000[+200%]*
High Estimate :
$50,000[+80%]*
Hammer Price :
$90,000
Sold For :
$112,500*