• First Open Post-War and Contem auction at Christies

    Sale 2294

    First Open Post-War and Contemporary Art

    11 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 90

    Karel Appel (1921-2006)

    Portrait Painting of John Hultberg

    Price Realised  

    Karel Appel (1921-2006)
    Portrait Painting of John Hultberg
    signed and dated 'Appel 70' (lower left); signed again, titled, inscribed and dated again 'Portrait painting of John Hultberg 1970 Karel Appel NY NY' (on the stretcher)
    acrylic on canvas
    46 x 58 in. (116.8 x 147.3 cm.)
    Painted in 1970.


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    This work is registered in the archive of the Karel Appel Foundation.

    Provenance

    Acquired directly from the artist by the previous owner
    By descent to the present owner