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View full screen - View 1 of Lot 404. HELEN FRANKENTHALER | UNTITLED.


Lot Closed

October 2, 04:03 PM GMT


50,000 - 70,000 USD

Lot Details



1928 - 2011


signed and dated '81; signed on the reverse

acrylic on canvas

Canvas: 16⅜ by 17⅛ in. (41.5 by 43.5 cm.)

Framed: 17½ by 18¼ in. (44.5 by 46.4 cm.)

The Estate of Nathan Kolodner (gift of the artist)

André Emmerich Gallery, New York

Sotheby's, New York, 27 February 1990, Lot 126

Private Collection, São Paulo (acquired at the above sale)

Almeida e Dale Galeria de Arte, São Paulo

Acquired from the above by the present owner

"One has the feeling that her pictures are an environment into which we look, and, in a similar way, that it is an environment, a place, where she has been."

- E.A. Carmean in Exh. Cat., New York, Museum of Modern Art (and traveling), Helen Frankenthaler: A Paintings Retrospective, 1989, p. 8