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Fire and Earth

Toshimitsu Imai-Fire and Earth-1958

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Fire and Earth
Size:
89.2 x 116 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1958
Marks
Signed Toshimitsu Imai and in Japanese Imai Toshimitsu (on the reverse)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Galerie Stadler, Paris; Collection of Peter Gibbs, London
Exhibition History :
December 1985 - April 1986: Reconstructions: Avant-Garde Art in Japan 1945-1965, The Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, and Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh April - May 1989: Imai Toshimitsu ten: toho no hikari (Imai Toshimitsu: A Retrospective 1950-1989), The National Museum of Art, Osaka and others September 2001 - January 2002: Through a Collector’s Eye: Japanese Art after 1945, The Museum of Modern Art, Gunma and The Museum of Art, Ehime

Christie’s London

Date:
2016-10-11
Lot Number :
3
Low Estimate :
$127,357[+50%]*
High Estimate :
$191,035[0%]*
Hammer Price :
$191,036
Sold For :
$235,610*