• Post-War & Contemporary Mornin auction at Christies

    Sale 2220

    Post-War & Contemporary Morning Session

    11 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 174

    Jasper Johns (b. 1930)

    Sketch for American Center Celebration/John Cage Poster

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Jasper Johns (b. 1930)
    Sketch for American Center Celebration/John Cage Poster
    signed, inscribed and dated 'J Johns July '82 Stony Point, N.Y.' (lower right)
    graphite and crayon on graph paper
    12¾ x 9¾ in. (32.3 x 24.7 cm.)
    Drawn in 1982.


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    Provenance

    Gift to John Cage, 1982


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of John Cage and Merce Cunningham, Sold to Benefit the Merce Cunningham Trust