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Blue Tender

Thomas Downing-Blue Tender-1964

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Blue Tender
Size:
222.9 x 221.6 cm
Medium :
Acrylic on canvas
Creation Year:
1964
Marks
Signed, titled and dated 'Blue Tender - Downing - 11/64' on the reverse
Category :
Painting
Artwork Details :
Painted in November 1964
Provenance :
Collection of Vincent Melzac, Washington, D.C.; Conner Contemporary, Washington, D.C.; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Washington, D.C., The Corcoran Gallery of Art, The Vincent Melzac Collection: Modernist American Art Featuring New York Abstract Expressionism and Washington Color Painting, December 18, 1970 - February 7, 1971, no. 45, p. 94; Washington, D.C., Conner Contemporary Art, Thomas Downing: Origin of the Dot, Paintings from the Vincent Melzac Collection, September 24 - October 26, 2002, p. 19 (illustrated)

Phillips New York

Date:
2019-05-15
Lot Number :
227
Low Estimate :
$30,000[+433%]*
High Estimate :
$50,000[+220%]*
Hammer Price :
$160,000
Sold For :
$200,000*