Contemporary Evening Auction

Contemporary Evening Auction

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Barkley L. Hendricks


Auction Closed

November 16, 02:02 AM GMT


4,000,000 - 6,000,000 USD

Lot Details


Barkley L. Hendricks

1945 - 2017


signed (upper right)

oil and acrylic on canvas

72 ⅛ by 48 in. 183.2 by 121.9 cm.

Executed in 1975. 

ACA Galleries Inc., New York. 

Private Collection, New Jersey (acquired from the above) 

Private Collection, New Jersey (thence by descent from the above) 

Sotheby's New York, 19 May 2017, lot 187 (consigned by the above) 

Private Collection (acquired from the above) 

Sotheby's New York, 16 May 2019, lot 40 (consigned by the above) 

Acquired from the above by the present owner

Exh. Cat., Durham, Duke University, Nasher Museum of Art (and traveling), Barkley L. Hendricks: Birth of the Cool, 2008 - 2010, fig. 21, p. 123, illustrated in color

Miss Rosen, "Artist Barkley L. Hendricks captured the height of American cool on canvas," Dazed, 15 February 2018, illustrated in color (online) 

Exh. Cat., New York, The Frick Collection, Barkley L. Hendricks: Portraits at the Frick, 2023 - 2024, fig. 75, p. 96, illustrated in color

Wichita, Edwin A. Ulrich Museum of Art, Barkley Hendricks: Paintings, February - March 1976 

New Orleans Museum of Art, Prospect.4: The Lotus in Spite of the Swamp, November 2017 - February 2018