• 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 216

    Peter Halley (b. 1953)

    Peter Halley (b. 1953)

    Price Realised  

    Peter Halley (b. 1953)
    Cell with Smokestack and Female Figure
    signed, titled, dated and dedicated 'CELL WITH SMOKESTACK + FEMALE FIGURE 1983 Peter Halley' (on the reverse of the frame)
    Kodalith (photosensitive mylar)
    22 1/4 x 26 in. (56.5 x 66 cm.)
    Executed in 1983. This work is number one from an edition of two plus one artist's proof.

    In the Last Thirty Years
    signed twice, titled, numbered and dated 'PETER HALLEY IN THE LAST 30 YEARS 1986 #2 of 2 Peter Halley' (on the reverse of the frame)
    Kodalith (photosensitive mylar)
    21 3/4 x 26 1/2 in. (55.2 x 67.3 cm.)
    Executed in 1986. This work is number two from an edition of two plus one artist's proof.


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    Provenance

    The Estate of Ileana Sonnabend, acquired directly from the artist
    By descent to the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    WORKS FROM THE COLLECTION OF ILEANA SONNABEND AND THE ESTATE OF NINA CASTELLI SUNDELL