Apr 04, 2019 - Sale 2504

Sale 2504 - Lot 61

Price Realized: $ 32,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 10,000 - $ 15,000
NORMAN LEWIS (1909 - 1979)
Untitled (Composition in Red, Blue and Black).

Oil on cream wove paper, 1960. 508x655 mm; 20x25 7/8 inches. Signed and dated in pencil, lower right.

Provenance: acquired directly from the artist, Margradel and Leonard Hicks, New York (1960s); thence by descent, private collection, Vermont.

The paper has the printed Inkweed Arts illustrations on the verso - found on many Lewis works on paper from the late 1950s and 60s.