5 - 6 November 2008
Lee Krasner (1908-1984)
signed and dated 'Lee Krasner 56' (lower right); signed and dated again and titled 'Lee Krasner 1956 Dark Easter' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
58 x 38 in. (147.3 x 96.5 cm.)
Painted in 1956
Signa Gallery, East Hampton and Martha Jackson Gallery, New York.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, May 10, 1984, lot 161.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, February 15, 1989, lot 16.
Acquired at the above sale by the late owner.
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E. Landau, Lee Krasner: A Catalogue Raisonné, New York, 1995, no. 299 (illustrated in color).
New York, Martha Jackson Gallery, Lee Krasner: Recent Paintings, February-March 1958, no. 11.
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