• 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 47

    Robert Goodnough (1917-2010)

    Seated Figure

    Price Realised  

    Robert Goodnough (1917-2010)
    Seated Figure
    signed and dated 'Goodnough 59' (lower right); signed again and titled 'SEATED FIGURE R. GOODNOUGH' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    40 1/4 x 37 3/4 in. (102.2 x 95.8 cm.)
    Painted in 1959.


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    Provenance

    Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York
    Mr. and Mrs. Sidney Gerber, Seattle
    By bequest to the present owner, 1965


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ART ACQUISITION FUND OF THE SEATTLE ART MUSEUM


    Exhibited

    Seattle Art Museum, Gifts from the Gerbers: Modern Paintings and Drawings, April 1998-January 1999.