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Tired Clown

Yasuo Kuniyoshi-Tired Clown-1946

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Tired Clown
Size:
40.6 x 30.5 cm
Medium :
Casein on panel
Creation Year:
1946
Marks
Signed Kuniyoshi (upper left)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
The Downtown Gallery, New York; John Hay Whitney, New York; Dorothy Dillon Eweson, Far Hills, New Jersey, circa 1960s; Estate of the previous (sold: Sotheby's, New York, May 24, 2006, lot 158); Private collection (acquired at the previous sale; sold: Christie's, New York, March 5, 2009, lot 24); Acquired by the present owner at the previous sale
Exhibition History :
New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Retrospective Exhibition, March-May 1948, no. 85; Tokyo, Japan, National Museum of Modern Art, Kuniyoshi Memorial Exhibition, March-April 1954, no. 30, illustrated ; New York, The Downtown Gallery, Circus Themes by Yasuo Kuniyoshi, February-March 1955, illustrated

Sotheby’s New York

Date:
2018-03-28
Event :
Lot Number :
32
Low Estimate :
$40,000[-20%]*
High Estimate :
$60,000[-47%]*
Hammer Price :
$32,000
Sold For :
$40,000*