Lot 29
  • 29

FRANZ KLINE | Untitled

Estimate
30,000 - 40,000 USD
bidding is closed

Description

  • Franz Kline
  • Untitled¬†
  • ink on paper
  • 5 3/4 by 8 3/4 in. 14.6 by 22.2 cm.
  • Executed circa 1947.
ZD 379

Provenance

Estate of the Artist
Marlborough Gallery, New York (acquired from the above in 1969)
Sidney Singer, New York
Rosa Esman Gallery, New York 
Private Collection, Baltimore
Solomon & Co. Fine Art, New York 
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Exhibited

The State University of New York at Binghamton, University Art Gallery, Franz Kline: The Early Works as Signals, 1977, cat. no. 17, n.p. (titled Woman at Table)

Condition

This work is in good condition overall. The sheet is hinged on the reverse at the top edge to the backing board. There is pale time staining and minor scattered creasing to the sheet. There are a few minor scattered surface accretions and minor adhesive residue to the right side of the sheet. Framed under Plexiglas.
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