Frank Stella

American, b. 1936

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Frank Stella

American, b. 1936

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$11,625,000
Sharpeville, 1962
Sold on Jul 10, 2020
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Artwork Info
Painting
alkyd on canvas
216.8 x 216.8 cm
Realized Price
$11,625,000
Auction Sale
Jul 10, 2020
Christie's
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Frank Stella (b. 1936) Sharpeville alkyd on canvas 85 3/8 x 85 3/8 in. (216.8 x 216.8 cm.) Painted in 1962.
Sharpeville, 1962
alkyd on canvas
Jul 10, 2020
Christie's
$11,625,000
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Painting
216.8 x 216.8 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 10, 2020
Christie's
Realized Price
$11,625,000
Description
Frank Stella (b. 1936) Sharpeville alkyd on canvas 85 3/8 x 85 3/8 in. (216.8 x 216.8 cm.) Painted in 1962.
€62,500
Rakow (Sketch), 1972
Sold on Jun 30, 2020
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Work on Paper
acrylic, collage of fabric and felt on paperboard laid down on panel
70.5 x 75.5 cm
Realized Price
€62,500
Auction Sale
Jun 30, 2020
Christie's
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Frank Stella (né en 1936) Rakow (Sketch) signé, titré et daté '"RAKOW (SKETCH)" F Stella 72' (en bas à droite) acrylique, collage de tissu et de feutre sur papier cartonné marouflé sur panneau 70.5 x 75.5 cm. Réalisé en 1972. signed, titled and dated '"RAKOW (SKETCH)" F Stella 72' (lower right) acrylic, collage of fabric and felt on paperboard laid down on panel 27 ¾ x 29 ¾ in. Executed in 1972.
Rakow (Sketch), 1972
acrylic, collage of fabric and felt on paperboard laid down on panel
Jun 30, 2020
Christie's
€62,500
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Work on Paper
70.5 x 75.5 cm
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Auction Sale
Jun 30, 2020
Christie's
Realized Price
€62,500
Description
Frank Stella (né en 1936) Rakow (Sketch) signé, titré et daté '"RAKOW (SKETCH)" F Stella 72' (en bas à droite) acrylique, collage de tissu et de feutre sur papier cartonné marouflé sur panneau 70.5 x 75.5 cm. Réalisé en 1972. signed, titled and dated '"RAKOW (SKETCH)" F Stella 72' (lower right) acrylic, collage of fabric and felt on paperboard laid down on panel 27 ¾ x 29 ¾ in. Executed in 1972.
$106,250
The Marriage of Reason and Squalor, 1961
Sold on Nov 14, 2019
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Work on Paper
graphite and watercolor on graph paper
43.2 x 56 cm
Realized Price
$106,250
Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
Description
Frank Stella (b. 1936) The Marriage of Reason and Squalor signed and dedicated 'for Larry + Liz x Frank' (lower right) graphite and watercolor on graph paper 17 x 22 in. (43.2 x 56 cm.) Executed in 1961.
The Marriage of Reason and Squalor, 1961
graphite and watercolor on graph paper
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
$106,250
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Work on Paper
43.2 x 56 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
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$106,250
Description
Frank Stella (b. 1936) The Marriage of Reason and Squalor signed and dedicated 'for Larry + Liz x Frank' (lower right) graphite and watercolor on graph paper 17 x 22 in. (43.2 x 56 cm.) Executed in 1961.
$40,000
Lys Figure, 1978-1979
Sold on Nov 14, 2019
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Work on Paper
gouache, paper collage and tape on paper
30.5 x 35.6 cm
Realized Price
$40,000
Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
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Frank Stella (b. 1936) Lys Figure signed with the initials and dated ‘F. S. '78-79_’_ (lower right); signed again with the artist's initials, inscribed, dedicated and dated 'for Larry - "ITALIAN CURVES" xx, F.S. 1979' (on the reverse) gouache, paper collage and tape on paper 12 x 14 in. (30.5 x 35.6 cm.) Executed in 1978-1979.
Lys Figure, 1978-1979
gouache, paper collage and tape on paper
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
$40,000
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Artwork Info
Work on Paper
30.5 x 35.6 cm
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Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$40,000
Description
Frank Stella (b. 1936) Lys Figure signed with the initials and dated ‘F. S. '78-79_’_ (lower right); signed again with the artist's initials, inscribed, dedicated and dated 'for Larry - "ITALIAN CURVES" xx, F.S. 1979' (on the reverse) gouache, paper collage and tape on paper 12 x 14 in. (30.5 x 35.6 cm.) Executed in 1978-1979.
$143,750
Marquis de Portago, 1960
Sold on Nov 14, 2019
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Work on Paper
graphite and aluminum paint on graph paper
44.5 x 57.2 cm
Realized Price
$143,750
Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
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Frank Stella (b. 1936) Marquis de Portago signed and dedicated ‘for Larry Love F.’ (upper right) graphite and aluminum paint on graph paper 17 ½ x 22 ½ in. (44.5 x 57.2 cm.) Executed in 1960.
Marquis de Portago, 1960
graphite and aluminum paint on graph paper
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
$143,750
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Work on Paper
44.5 x 57.2 cm
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Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
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$143,750
Description
Frank Stella (b. 1936) Marquis de Portago signed and dedicated ‘for Larry Love F.’ (upper right) graphite and aluminum paint on graph paper 17 ½ x 22 ½ in. (44.5 x 57.2 cm.) Executed in 1960.
$5,155,500
Gray Scramble IX (Single), 1968-1969
Sold on Nov 14, 2019
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Artwork Info
Painting
acrylic on canvas
175.6 x 175.6 cm
Realized Price
$5,155,500
Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
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Frank Stella (b. 1936) Gray Scramble IX (Single) titled 'Gray Scramble IX (single)' (on the stretcher) acrylic on canvas 69 1/8 x 69 1/8 in. (175.6 x 175.6 cm.) Painted in 1968-1969.
Gray Scramble IX (Single), 1968-1969
acrylic on canvas
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
$5,155,500
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Painting
175.6 x 175.6 cm
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Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
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$5,155,500
Description
Frank Stella (b. 1936) Gray Scramble IX (Single) titled 'Gray Scramble IX (single)' (on the stretcher) acrylic on canvas 69 1/8 x 69 1/8 in. (175.6 x 175.6 cm.) Painted in 1968-1969.
$68,750
Jerdon's Courser, 1977
Sold on Sep 27, 2019
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Artwork Info
Painting
acrylic, oilstick and glitter on Tycore construction
45.7 x 58.4 x 10.2 cm
Realized Price
$68,750
Auction Sale
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
Description
Frank Stella (b. 1936) Jerdon's Courser signed, titled and dated 'JERDON'S COURSER F. Stella '77 (on the reverse) acrylic, oilstick and glitter on Tycore construction 18 x 23 x 4 in. (45.7 x 58.4 x 10.2 cm.) Executed in 1977.
Jerdon's Courser, 1977
acrylic, oilstick and glitter on Tycore construction
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
$68,750
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Painting
45.7 x 58.4 x 10.2 cm
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Auction Sale
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$68,750
Description
Frank Stella (b. 1936) Jerdon's Courser signed, titled and dated 'JERDON'S COURSER F. Stella '77 (on the reverse) acrylic, oilstick and glitter on Tycore construction 18 x 23 x 4 in. (45.7 x 58.4 x 10.2 cm.) Executed in 1977.
$16,250
Polar Co-Ordinates V, from Polar Co-Ordinates for Ronnie Peterson, 1980
Sold on Jul 16, 2019
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Artwork Info
Print
lithograph and screenprint in colors with letterpress, on Arches cover paper
97.8 x 96.5 cm
Realized Price
$16,250
Auction Sale
Jul 16, 2019
Christie's
Description
Polar Co-Ordinates V, from Polar Co-Ordinates for Ronnie Peterson, 1980
lithograph and screenprint in colors with letterpress, on Arches cover paper
Jul 16, 2019
Christie's
$16,250
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97.8 x 96.5 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 16, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$16,250
$81,250
Pergusa Three, State I, from Circuits, 1983
Sold on Jul 16, 2019
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Artwork Info
Print
woodcut and relief in colors, on TGL handmade and hand-colored paper
130.8 x 170.2 cm
Realized Price
$81,250
Auction Sale
Jul 16, 2019
Christie's
Description
Pergusa Three, State I, from Circuits, 1983
woodcut and relief in colors, on TGL handmade and hand-colored paper
Jul 16, 2019
Christie's
$81,250
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Print
130.8 x 170.2 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 16, 2019
Christie's
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$81,250
$40,000
Longwy, 1992
Sold on Jul 9, 2019
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Sculpture
stainless steel
63.5 x 81.3 x 43.2 cm
Realized Price
$40,000
Auction Sale
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
Description
FRANK STELLA (B. 1936) Longwy incised with the number '3269011 1 #24' (on the reverse) stainless steel 25 x 32 x 17 in. (63.5 x 81.3 x 43.2 cm.) Executed in 1992.
Longwy, 1992
stainless steel
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
$40,000
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Sculpture
63.5 x 81.3 x 43.2 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$40,000
Description
FRANK STELLA (B. 1936) Longwy incised with the number '3269011 1 #24' (on the reverse) stainless steel 25 x 32 x 17 in. (63.5 x 81.3 x 43.2 cm.) Executed in 1992.
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