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    Sale 2173

    Latin American Sale

    28 - 29 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 178

    Kazuya Sakai (Argentinian 1927-2001)

    Banshee Henry Cowell

    Price Realised  

    Kazuya Sakai (Argentinian 1927-2001)
    Banshee Henry Cowell
    signed and titled 'Kazuya Sakai, Banshee Henry Cowell' (on the reverse)
    acrylic on canvas mounted on wood support
    40 1/8 x 59 7/8 x 11 3/8 in. (102 x 152 x 29 cm.) when hung horizontally
    Painted in 1979.


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    This work can be oriented vertically or horizontally and is double-sided. The image shown at left is the painted underside of the work, which is visible as it protrudes from the wall at an angle.

    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist.
    Window South collection, Menlo Park, California.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.