12 - 13 July 2005
Itzar Patkin (b. 1955)
oil on metal wire mesh with artist's frame
72 x 52¾ in. (182.9 x 134 cm.)
Painted in 1984.
Holly Soloman Gallery, New York
Anonymous sale; Christie's New York, 19 November 1992, lot 268
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Please note that this lot will be transferred to to Christie's third party warehouse, Cadogan Tate Fine Art Storage, on the day of the sale. Please note this lot will be offered without reserve.
On 6 and 7 of December Christie’s will offer almost 400 lots from a collection that includes works by Hals, Van Dyck, Leyster, Snyders and Jan Brueghel the Elder
Offered to benefit a new scholarship initiative from Bennington College, this work distils the unique form of abstraction for which the artist would become famous