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Ball of Twine

Artwork:
Ball of Twine
Size:
101.6 x 91.4 cm
Medium :
Magna on canvas
Creation Year:
1963
Marks
Signed and dated 'rf Lichtenstein 63' (on the reverse)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Leo Castelli Gallery, New York Leon; Kraushar, New York, 1968; Karl Stroher, Darmstadt The Stroher Collection, Darmstadt; Their sale; Sotheby's, New York, 14 November 2001, lot 41; Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Frankfurt, Museum fur Moderne Kunst, Szenenwechsel XVI , June1999-January 2000. Frankfurt, Museum fur Moderne Kunst, Szenenwechsel XVII ,February-September 2000. Frankfurt, Museum fur Moderne Kunst, Szenenwechsel XVIII ,September 2000-March 2001. Frankfurt, Museum fur Moderne Kunst, Szenenwechsel XIX ,March-September 2001. Humlebaek, Louisiana Museum of Art; London, Hayward Gallery;Madrid, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia and San FranciscoMuseum of Modern Art, Roy Lichtenstein: All About Art ,August 2003-February 2005,

Christie's New York

Date:
2008-05-13
Lot Number :
35
Low Estimate :
$14,000,000
High Estimate :
$18,000,000
Hammer Price :
Not sold

Sotheby's New York

Date:
2001-11-14
Lot Number :
41
Low Estimate :
$1,500,000[+147%]*
High Estimate :
$2,000,000[+85%]*
Hammer Price :
$3,700,000*