11 March 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 22,500
Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000
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.
Acquired directly from the artist by the previous owner
By descent to the present owner
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