Oct 06, 2016 - Sale 2424

Sale 2424 - Lot 64

Price Realized: $ 68,750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 35,000 - $ 50,000
NORMAN LEWIS (1909 - 1979)
Untitled (Abstracted Figures).

Oil on wove paper, 1962. 1016x660 mm; 40x26 inches. Signed and dated twice "Norman Lewis 62" in oil, lower left, and incised, lower right.

Provenance: acquired directly from the artist; private collection, New York.

This paper size is the largest format the artist used for works on paper; this is only the third such work of this size by Norman Lewis to come to auction.