• 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 95

    George Rickey (1907-2002)

    Single Line, Variation on the Documenta Edition of 1964

    Price Realised  

    George Rickey (1907-2002)
    Single Line, Variation on the Documenta Edition of 1964
    signed and dated 'Rickey 1979' (on the base)
    kinetic sculpture--stainless steel
    27 x 19 3/8 x 2 in. (68.8 x 49.2 x 5 cm.)
    Executed in 1979. This work is from an edition of 100.


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    Provenance

    Columbus Museum of Art
    Private collection, Columbus, Ohio, acquired from the above, 1979


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT MIDWESTERN COLLECTION


    Literature

    N. Rosenthal, George Rickey, New York, 1979, pl. 136 (illustrated).