• Post-War & Contemporary Mornin auction at Christies

    Sale 2220

    Post-War & Contemporary Morning Session

    11 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 185

    Sonja Sekula (1918-1963)

    Sonja Sekula (1918-1963)

    Price Realised  

    Sonja Sekula (1918-1963)
    Against
    signed, titled and dated 's. sekula "against" 47' (lower right)
    charcoal and watercolor on paper
    Sheet: 12 x 8¾ in. (30.5 x 22.2 cm.)
    Image: 5½ x 4¾ in. (13.9 x 12.1 cm.)
    Executed in 1947.

    Raindreamers
    signed, titled and dated '"Raindreamers" 1951 Sekula' (lower right)
    ink and watercolor on paper
    5 x 3 in. (12.7 x 7.6 cm.)
    Painted in 1951.

    Untitled (French Poem)
    ink on paper
    15 x 18¾ in. (38.1 x 47.6 cm.)
    Executed circa 1950. (3)


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    Provenance

    Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

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