14 February 2013
William Kentridge (b. 1955)
Drawing for the film Felix in Exile
signed 'KENTRIDGE' (lower centre)
charcoal, pastel and gouache on paper
19¾ x 25 7/8in. (50 x 65.6cm.)
Executed in 1994
Private Collection (acquired directly from the artist).
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Tel: +44 (0)20 7389 2920
Tel: +44 (0)20 7389 2025
Tel: +44 (0)20 7389 2125
Tel: +44 (0)20 7389 2446
VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 20% on the buyer's premium.
Please note that this lot is not subject to artist's resale right.
The story of Nicolas de Staël’s ‘crowning achievement’, which looks set to become the most valuable football painting in history
From Picasso to De Staël, take a closer look at this season’s exceptional edit on offer this October in Paris
Meet five of the women curators and museum directors who are at the forefront of Chicago’s vibrant art scene
A selection of artists whose reputations and markets are on the rise — featuring works offered in our Frieze Week auctions on 4 and 5 October
From an Edwardian home in England to a manor house in the Netherlands, 5 homes with façades of green — all from Christie’s International Real Estate
Specialist John Hawley on the rowdy, Rome-based group of Dutch and Flemish artists, some of whose works are offered in New York as part of Classic Week