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Profumo Affair

William Copley-Profumo Affair-1963

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Profumo Affair
Size:
89 x 117 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1963
Marks
Signed and dated 'CPLY 63' (lower left); titled and dated 'PROFUMO AFFAIR 63' (on the reverse)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Alexander Iolas, New York; Collection of Mrs Rene Bouche, New York; Private Collection; Anon. sale, Sotheby's New York, 4 October 1990, lot 207A; Galerie Jamar, Antwerp; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 1997
Exhibition History :
New York, Alexander Iolas Gallery, CPLY, 1963. ; Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, Copley : Entertainment For Men, 1966, p. 22, no. 33 (illustrated, p. 19); Berne, Kunsthalle Berne, William N. Copley, 1980-1981, p. 98, no. 51 (illustrated in colour, p. 55). This exhibition later travelled to Paris, Muse e National d'art Moderne Centre Georges Pompidou and Eindhoven, Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum

Christie’s London

Date:
2018-10-05
Lot Number :
307
Low Estimate :
$59,360[+67%]*
High Estimate :
$85,742[+15%]*
Hammer Price :
$98,934
Sold For :
$123,667*