• First Open | Post-War and Cont auction at Christies

    Sale 12123

    First Open | Post-War and Contemporary Art | NY

    28 September 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 48

    Hans Hofmann (1880-1966)

    Morning Light

    Price Realised  

    Hans Hofmann (1880-1966)
    Morning Light
    stamped with Estate of Hans Hofmann stamp and numbered 'M-869' (on the backing board)
    oil on panel
    11 1/4 x 9 in. (28.6 x 22.9 cm.)
    Painted in 1950.


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    Provenance

    Estate of the artist
    André Emmerich Gallery, New York
    Harcus Krakow Gallery, Boston
    Acquired from the above in 1974 and thence by descent to the present owner


    Literature

    S. Villiger, ed., Hans Hofmann: Catalogue Raisonné of Paintings Vol. II, 1901-1951, London, 2014, p. 478, no. P783 (illustrated).