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Brushstroke

Artwork:
Brushstroke
Size:
56.2 x 76.2 cm
Medium :
Graphite, pochoir, and lithographic rubbing crayon on paper
Creation Year:
1965
Marks
Signed and dated 'r.f. Lichtenstein 1965' (on the reverse)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York, 2 November 1978, lot 241 ; M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York ; Andrew Crispo Gallery, New York ; Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York, 5 November 1987, lot 122K ; Kohji Ogura Gallery, Nagoya ; Acquired from the above by the present owner
Exhibition History :
New York, Mitchell-Innes & Nash, Master Drawings of the Twentieth Century, May-June 1998, no. 33; New York, Morgan Library and Museum and Vienna, Albertina, Roy Lichtenstein: The Black-and-White Drawings, 1961-1968, September 2010-May 2011, no. 55 (illustrated in color)

Christie's New York

Date:
2012-05-08
Lot Number :
15
Low Estimate :
$800,000[+150%]*
High Estimate :
$1,200,000[+67%]*
Hammer Price :
$2,000,000
Sold For :
$2,322,500*