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    Sale 1998

    Post -War And Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 215

    Mark Tobey (1890-1976)

    Hidden Laughter

    Price Realised  

    Mark Tobey (1890-1976)
    Hidden Laughter
    signed and dated 'Tobey 50' (lower right)
    gouache and graphite on paper laid down on panel
    20 x 27 3/8 in. (50.8 x 69.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1950.


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    Provenance

    Willard Gallery, New York
    Acquired from the above by the previous owner, 1951
    By descent to the present owner, 1996


    Exhibited

    Iowa Wesleyan College Art Department, An Exhibition of Contemporary Art, November-December 1959.
    Amherst College, Mead Art Building and Des Moines Art Center, Art of the 20th Century collected by James S. and Dorothy Schramm, October 1961-February 1962.
    Cedar Rapids Art Center, Art of the 20th Century: The Collection of James S. and Dorothy Schramm, September-October 1972.