Lot 18
  • 18

Cy Twombly

Estimate
650,000 - 850,000 USD
Sold
629,000 USD
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Description

  • Cy Twombly
  • Untitled
  • signed with initials and dated 76 on the right sheet
  • collage, oil and wax crayon, pencil and tape on paper, in two parts
  • Left panel:  58  3/4  x 51  1/4  in.
    Right panel:  29  7/8  x 22  1/4  in.
    Left panel:  149.3 x 130.2 cm.
    Right panel:  75.9 x 56.5 cm

Provenance

Galleria Sperone, Rome
The Lone Star Foundation, Inc., New York (acquired from the above in July 1977)
Acquired by the present owner from the above in August 1980

Exhibited

Rome, Galleria Sperone, Cy Twombly, November – December 1976 
Houston, The Menil Collection; Des Moines, Des Moines Art Center, Cy Twombly, September 1989 – June 1990, cat. no. 25, n.p., illustrated in color

Literature

Yvon Lambert, Catalogue raisonné des oeuvres sur papier de Cy Twombly, Volume VI 1973-1976, Milan, 1979, cat. no. 203, p. 184, illustrated 
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