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ELLSWORTH KELLY | PURPLE PANEL

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Estimate:

1,500,000

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- 2,000,000 USD

The Ginny Williams Collection

ELLSWORTH KELLY | PURPLE PANEL

ELLSWORTH KELLY | PURPLE PANEL

Estimate:

1,500,000

to
- 2,000,000 USD

Lot sold:

1,820,000

USD

ELLSWORTH KELLY

1923 - 2015

PURPLE PANEL


signed with the artist's initials, dated 1986 and numbered 734 on the overlap

oil on canvas

121 ½ by 111 in. 308.6 by 281.9 cm.

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Blum Helman Gallery, New York

Roger and Myra Davidson, Toronto

Acquired by the present owner from the above in May 1992

Yve-Alain Bois, "Kelly's Coup," Artforum International, October 1996, p. 91, illustrated in color

Cornelius Tittel Ed., "Die Welt des Ellsworth Kelly," Die Welt, 6 October 2011, p. 31 (text)


New York, Blum Helman Gallery, Ellsworth Kelly: Paintings and Sculptures 1986, April - June 1986, n.p., no. 7, illustrated in color

Toronto, Art Gallery of Ontario, Selections from the Roger and Myra Davidson Collection, January - March 1987, p. 37, illustrated in color