• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 2049

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Morning Session

    13 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 253

    Ron Kleemann (b. 1937)

    Superman on Lois Lane

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Ron Kleemann (b. 1937)
    Superman on Lois Lane
    signed twice and dated 'Ron Kleemann Sept. 15, 1986' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    31 x 61 in. (78.7 x 154.9 cm.)
    Painted in 1986.


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department

    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist by the present owner


    Literature

    L. Meisel, Photorealism Since 1980, New York, 1993, p.278 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    New York, Katharina Rich Perlow Gallery, Holiday Realities: 25 Visions by 25 Artists, December 2001-January 2002.
    Roslyn, Nassau County Museum of Art, In Sharp Focus: Super Realism, 1991.