Gene Davis

American, 1920–1985

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Gene Davis

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American, 1920–1985

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$201,600
Flamingo, 1970
Sold on Mar 12, 2021
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Painting
acrylic on canvas, in 5 parts
269.24 x 187.96 cm
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Realized Price
$201,600
Auction Sale
Mar 12, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
Property from the Neiman Marcus Collection each numbered on the reverse #1-5 acrylic on canvas, in 5 parts i-iv: 74 by 106 in. 188 by 269.2 cm.; v: 74 by 51 in. 188 by 129.5 cm. overall: 74 by 475 in. 188 by 1206.5 cm. Executed in 1970.
Flamingo, 1970
acrylic on canvas, in 5 parts
Mar 12, 2021
Sotheby's
$201,600
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Painting
269.24 x 187.96 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 12, 2021
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$201,600
Description
Property from the Neiman Marcus Collection each numbered on the reverse #1-5 acrylic on canvas, in 5 parts i-iv: 74 by 106 in. 188 by 269.2 cm.; v: 74 by 51 in. 188 by 129.5 cm. overall: 74 by 475 in. 188 by 1206.5 cm. Executed in 1970.
$113,400
Hive, 1969
Sold on Mar 12, 2021
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Painting
acrylic on canvas
267.34 x 172.72 cm
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Realized Price
$113,400
Auction Sale
Mar 12, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
acrylic on canvas 68 by 105 1/4 in. 172.2 by 267.3 cm. framed: 69 1/4 by 106 1/4 in. 175.9 by 269.9 cm. Executed in 1969.
Hive, 1969
acrylic on canvas
Mar 12, 2021
Sotheby's
$113,400
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Painting
267.34 x 172.72 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 12, 2021
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$113,400
Description
acrylic on canvas 68 by 105 1/4 in. 172.2 by 267.3 cm. framed: 69 1/4 by 106 1/4 in. 175.9 by 269.9 cm. Executed in 1969.
$15,120
Series II: Five Prints, 1969
Sold on Mar 5, 2021
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Print
Five screenprints in colors on canvas mounted to board
50.8 x 76.52 cm
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Realized Price
$15,120
Auction Sale
Mar 5, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
Five screenprints in colors on canvas mounted to board, 1969, each presumably signed in felt-tip pen on the verso and numbered 67/150, from Series II, published by Petersburg Press, London, and with their inkstamp on the versos, framed (5 prints) the vertical sheets: 765 by 510 mm 30 ⅛ by 20 in the horizontal sheets: 610 by 765 mm 24 by 30 ⅛ in the vertical framed: 840 by 586 mm 33 by 23 in the horizontal framed: 685 by 836 mm 29 ⅞ by 32 ⅞ in
Series II: Five Prints, 1969
Five screenprints in colors on canvas mounted to board
Mar 5, 2021
Sotheby's
$15,120
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50.8 x 76.52 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 5, 2021
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$15,120
Description
Five screenprints in colors on canvas mounted to board, 1969, each presumably signed in felt-tip pen on the verso and numbered 67/150, from Series II, published by Petersburg Press, London, and with their inkstamp on the versos, framed (5 prints) the vertical sheets: 765 by 510 mm 30 ⅛ by 20 in the horizontal sheets: 610 by 765 mm 24 by 30 ⅛ in the vertical framed: 840 by 586 mm 33 by 23 in the horizontal framed: 685 by 836 mm 29 ⅞ by 32 ⅞ in
$5,292
Black Popcorn; and Ianthe, 1969
Sold on Mar 5, 2021
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Print
Two screenprints in colors on canvas mounted to board
76.2 x 60.96 cm
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Realized Price
$5,292
Auction Sale
Mar 5, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
Property from the Estate of Alexis Gregory, sold to benefit the Alexis Gregory Foundation Two screenprints in colors on canvas mounted to board, 1969, each signed in felt-tip pen on the verso and numbered 113/150, from Series II, published by Petersburg Press, London, and with their inkstamp on the versos, framed (2 prints) sheets: 610 by 763 mm 24 by 30 in framed: 616 by 770 mm 24 ¼ by 30 ¼ in
Black Popcorn; and Ianthe, 1969
Two screenprints in colors on canvas mounted to board
Mar 5, 2021
Sotheby's
$5,292
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Print
76.2 x 60.96 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 5, 2021
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$5,292
Description
Property from the Estate of Alexis Gregory, sold to benefit the Alexis Gregory Foundation Two screenprints in colors on canvas mounted to board, 1969, each signed in felt-tip pen on the verso and numbered 113/150, from Series II, published by Petersburg Press, London, and with their inkstamp on the versos, framed (2 prints) sheets: 610 by 763 mm 24 by 30 in framed: 616 by 770 mm 24 ¼ by 30 ¼ in
$32,760
Untitled, 1973
Sold on Mar 5, 2021
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Painting
acrylic on canvas
101.6 x 182.8 cm
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Realized Price
$32,760
Auction Sale
Mar 5, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
Property from an Important American Corporation acrylic on canvas Canvas: 72 by 40 in. (182.8 by 101.6 cm.) Framed: 73¼ by 42 in. (186.1 by 106.7 cm.) Executed in 1973.
Untitled, 1973
acrylic on canvas
Mar 5, 2021
Sotheby's
$32,760
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101.6 x 182.8 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 5, 2021
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$32,760
Description
Property from an Important American Corporation acrylic on canvas Canvas: 72 by 40 in. (182.8 by 101.6 cm.) Framed: 73¼ by 42 in. (186.1 by 106.7 cm.) Executed in 1973.
$3,187
Royal Curtain, 1980
Sold on Feb 22, 2021
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Print
Screenprint in colors on Arches paper
43.1 x 69.2 cm
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Realized Price
$3,187
Auction Sale
Feb 22, 2021
Bonhams
Description
1980 Screenprint in colors on Arches paper, signed in pencil and numbered 156/250, with the ink stamp on verso of the publisher, London Arts Inc., Detroit, with full margins. 27 1/4 x 17in (69.2 x 43.1cm) sheet 30 x 21 1/4in (76.2 x 53.9cm)
Royal Curtain, 1980
Screenprint in colors on Arches paper
Feb 22, 2021
Bonhams
$3,187
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Print
43.1 x 69.2 cm
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Auction Sale
Feb 22, 2021
Bonhams
Realized Price
$3,187
Description
1980 Screenprint in colors on Arches paper, signed in pencil and numbered 156/250, with the ink stamp on verso of the publisher, London Arts Inc., Detroit, with full margins. 27 1/4 x 17in (69.2 x 43.1cm) sheet 30 x 21 1/4in (76.2 x 53.9cm)
$22,812
Leap Frog, 1970
Sold on Nov 18, 2020
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Artwork Info
Painting
acrylic on canvas
81.2 x 67.3 cm
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Realized Price
$22,812
Auction Sale
Nov 18, 2020
Bonhams
Description
1970 acrylic on canvas 26 1/2 by 32 in. 67.3 by 81.2 cm. This work was executed in 1970.
Leap Frog, 1970
acrylic on canvas
Nov 18, 2020
Bonhams
$22,812
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Painting
81.2 x 67.3 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 18, 2020
Bonhams
Realized Price
$22,812
Description
1970 acrylic on canvas 26 1/2 by 32 in. 67.3 by 81.2 cm. This work was executed in 1970.
$30,000
2 Plus, 1970
Sold on Sep 30, 2020
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Painting
acrylic on canvas, diptych
20.3 x 40.6 cm
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Realized Price
$30,000
Auction Sale
Sep 30, 2020
Phillips
Description
2 Plus, 1970
acrylic on canvas, diptych
Sep 30, 2020
Phillips
$30,000
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Painting
20.3 x 40.6 cm
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Auction Sale
Sep 30, 2020
Phillips
Realized Price
$30,000
€1,170
Minute Man, 1974
Sold on Jul 1, 2020
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Print
Screenprint in colors
63.0 x 101.0 cm
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Realized Price
€1,170
Auction Sale
Jul 1, 2020
Artcurial
Description
Minute Man, 1974
Screenprint in colors
Jul 1, 2020
Artcurial
€1,170
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Print
63.0 x 101.0 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 1, 2020
Artcurial
Realized Price
€1,170
$32,500
Sky Bucket, 1920-1985
Sold on Mar 5, 2020
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Artwork Info
Painting
acrylic and graphite on canvas
61 x 38.4 cm
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Realized Price
$32,500
Auction Sale
Mar 5, 2020
Christie's
Description
Gene Davis (1920-1985) Sky Bucket signed, titled and dated 'Sky Bucket (1980) Gene Davis' (on the reverse) acrylic and graphite on canvas 24 x 15 1/8 in. (61 x 38.4 cm.) Executed in 1980.
Sky Bucket, 1920-1985
acrylic and graphite on canvas
Mar 5, 2020
Christie's
$32,500
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Painting
61 x 38.4 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 5, 2020
Christie's
Realized Price
$32,500
Description
Gene Davis (1920-1985) Sky Bucket signed, titled and dated 'Sky Bucket (1980) Gene Davis' (on the reverse) acrylic and graphite on canvas 24 x 15 1/8 in. (61 x 38.4 cm.) Executed in 1980.
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