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Cy Twombly

Untitled

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Estimate:

230,000 - 300,000 EUR

Cy Twombly

Cy Twombly

Untitled

Untitled

Estimate:

230,000 - 300,000 EUR

Lot sold:

375,500

EUR

Cy Twombly

1928 - 2011

Untitled


signed, dated Ischia Aug 1960 and inscribed Where is the Poet?

graphite, wax crayon and pen on paper

49,7 x 69,7 cm ; 19 9/16 x 27 7/16 in.

Executed in 1960.

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Cy Twombly

1928 - 2011

Sans titre


signé, daté Ischia Aug 1960 et inscrit Where is the Poet?

graphite, crayon gras et stylo sur papier

49,7 x 69,7 cm ; 19 9/16 x 27 7/16 in.

Exécuté en 1960.

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Galleria La Tartaruga, Rome

Harold Diamond, New York (acquired from the above by 1977)

Acquavella Galleries, New York

The Lone Star Foundation, Inc., New York (acquired from the above in January 1978)

Dia Art Foundation (acquired from the above in August 1980)

Sotheby's, New York, Contemporary Art Morning Auction, 14 November 2013, Lot 181

Private Collection (acquired from the above sale)

Sotheby’s, New York, Contemporary Art Morning Auction, 18 November 2016, Lot 130

Acquired from the above sale by the present owner

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Galleria La Tartaruga, Rome

Harold Diamond, New York (acquis auprès de cette dernière en 1977)

Acquavella Galleries, New York

The Lone Star Foundation, Inc., New York (acquis auprès de cette dernière en janvier 1978)

Dia Art Foundation (acquis auprès de cette dernière en août 1980)

Sotheby's, New York, Contemporary Art Morning Auction, 14 novembre 2013, Lot 181

Collection Particulière

Sotheby’s, New York, Contemporary Art Morning Auction, 18 novembre 2016, Lot 130

Acquis lors de cette dernière par le propriétaire actuel

Nicola Del Roscio, Cy Twombly Drawings, Catalogue Raisonné Volume 2: 1956-1960, Munich, 2012, p. 248, cat. no. 206, illustrated in colour

Mary Jacobus, Reading Cy Twombly: Poetry in Paint, Princeton, 2016, p. 190, fig. 7.3, illustrated (detail)

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Nicola Del Roscio, Cy Twombly Drawings, Catalogue Raisonné Volume 2: 1956-1960, Munich, 2012, p. 248, cat. no. 206, illustré en couleurs

Mary Jacobus, Reading Cy Twombly: Poetry in Paint, Princeton, 2016, p. 190, fig. 7.3, illustré (détail)