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The Fields

Artwork:
The Fields
Size:
50 x 65 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1890
Category :
Painting
Artwork Details :
Painted circa July 10, 1890
Provenance :
Johanna van Gogh- Bonger, Amsterdam (by descent from the artist); Paul Cassirer Art Gallery, Berlin (acquired from the above); Hermann Freudenberg, Nikolassee (acquired from the above on January 25, 1907); Dr. Alexander Lewin, Guben, Monaco, Amsterdam and New York (acquired before 1933; from September 17, 1938 until March 18, 1940 stored by Paul Cassirer, Amsterdam then shipped for Alexander Lewin to Geneva); Alix Kurz, nee Lewin, Hastings, New York (daughter of the above, by descent in 1946); Walter Feilchenfeldt Art Gallery, Zurich (on consignment from the above in 1948); Alfred Hausammann, Zurich (acquired from the above in 1948); Rolf Hausammann, Pfaffikon (son of the above, by descent); Private Collection, Zurich
Exhibition History :
Rotterdam, Museum Boymans van Beuningen, Schilderijen van Delacroix tot Cezanne en Vincentvan Gogh, 1933-34, no. 43; Milan, Palazzo Reale, Vincent van Gogh, 1952, no. 125; Munich, Haus der Kunst, Vincent van Gogh, 1956, no. 162; Hamburg, Kunstverein, Cezanne, Gauguin, Van Gogh, Seurat, 1963, no. 162; Paris, Musee de l'Orangerie, Chefs d'oeuvre des collections Suisses de Manet a Picasso, 1967, no. 107; Lausanne, Hermitage, L'Impressionnisme dans les collections Romandes, 1984, no. 113; Tokyo, National Museum of Western Art, Vincent van Gogh, 1985, no. 98; Essen, Folkwang Museum, Van Gogh and Early Modern Art, 1990, no. 61; London, Royal Academy of Arts, From Manet to Gauguin, Masterpieces from Swiss Private Collections, 1995, no. 74; Bremen, Kunsthalle, Van Gogh: Felder, 2002-03, no. 49; Toledo, Ohio, Museum of Art, Van Gogh: Fields, 2003, no. 25; Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum (on loan 2001 - 07); Madrid, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Van Gogh: los ultimos paisajes, Auvers-sur-Oise, 2007, no. 20

Sotheby's New York

Date:
2007-11-07
Lot Number :
9
Low Estimate :
$28,000,000
High Estimate :
$35,000,000
Hammer Price :
Not sold