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Sinking Sun

Roy Lichtenstein-Sinking Sun-1964

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Sinking Sun
Size:
172.7 x 203.2 cm
Medium :
Oil and magna on canvas
Creation Year:
1964
Marks
Signed and dated '64' on the reverse
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Leo Castelli Gallery, New York (LC# 176); Ferus Gallery, Los Angeles Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Hopper, Los Angeles (acquired from the above in October 1964); Brooke Hayward Hopper, Los Angeles; Acquired by the present owner from the above circa 1974
Exhibition History :
Hamburg, Deichtorhallen Hamburg; Brussels, Palais des Beaux Arts; Columbus, Wexner Center for the Arts, Roy Lichtenstein, October 1993 - January 1996, cat. no. 116, p. 130, illustrated in color; Washington, D.C., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden; Munich, Haus der Kunst, Regarding Beauty: A View of the Late Twentieth Century, October 1999 - April 2000, cat. no. 36, p. 153, illustrated in color and as the frontispiece

Sotheby's New York

Date:
2006-05-10
Lot Number :
21
Low Estimate :
$14,000,000[0%]*
Hammer Price :
$14,000,000
Sold For :
$15,696,000*