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Helen Frankenthaler

American, 1928–2011

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Helen Frankenthaler

American, 1928–2011

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$735,000
Horoscope (for K.B.), 1928-2011
Sold on Jul 10, 2020
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Artwork Info
Painting
acrylic on canvas
231.1 x 196.2 cm
Realized Price
$735,000
Auction Sale
Jul 10, 2020
Christie's
Description
Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) Horoscope (for K.B.) signed and dated 'frankenthaler '68' (lower left); signed again and dated again 'frankenthaler '68' (on the stretcher) acrylic on canvas 91 x 77 ¼ in. (231.1 x 196.2 cm.) Painted in 1968.
Horoscope (for K.B.), 1928-2011
acrylic on canvas
Jul 10, 2020
Christie's
$735,000
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Painting
231.1 x 196.2 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 10, 2020
Christie's
Realized Price
$735,000
Description
Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) Horoscope (for K.B.) signed and dated 'frankenthaler '68' (lower left); signed again and dated again 'frankenthaler '68' (on the stretcher) acrylic on canvas 91 x 77 ¼ in. (231.1 x 196.2 cm.) Painted in 1968.
$1,755,000
Gypsy, 1928-2011
Sold on Nov 14, 2019
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Painting
acrylic on canvas
205.7 x 221 cm
Realized Price
$1,755,000
Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
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Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) Gypsy signed and dated 'frankenthaler '73' (lower right) acrylic on canvas 81 x 87 in. (205.7 x 221 cm.) Painted in 1973.
Gypsy, 1928-2011
acrylic on canvas
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
$1,755,000
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205.7 x 221 cm
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Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
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$1,755,000
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Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) Gypsy signed and dated 'frankenthaler '73' (lower right) acrylic on canvas 81 x 87 in. (205.7 x 221 cm.) Painted in 1973.
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Closing the Gap, 1928-2011
Sold on Nov 14, 2019
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Painting
acrylic on canvas
266.7 x 205.7 cm
Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
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Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) Closing the Gap signed 'Frankenthaler' (lower right); signed again and dated 'Frankenthaler '79' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 105 x 81 in. (266.7 x 205.7 cm.) Painted in 1979.
Closing the Gap, 1928-2011
acrylic on canvas
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
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266.7 x 205.7 cm
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Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
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Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) Closing the Gap signed 'Frankenthaler' (lower right); signed again and dated 'Frankenthaler '79' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 105 x 81 in. (266.7 x 205.7 cm.) Painted in 1979.
$2,535,000
(Bach’s) Sacred Theater, 1928-2011
Sold on Nov 14, 2019
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Painting
acrylic on canvas
304.8 x 238.8 cm
Realized Price
$2,535,000
Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
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Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) (Bach’s) Sacred Theater signed and dated 'Frankenthaler '73' (lower right) acrylic on canvas 120 x 94 in. (304.8 x 238.8 cm.) Painted in 1973.
(Bach’s) Sacred Theater, 1928-2011
acrylic on canvas
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
$2,535,000
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304.8 x 238.8 cm
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Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
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$2,535,000
Description
Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) (Bach’s) Sacred Theater signed and dated 'Frankenthaler '73' (lower right) acrylic on canvas 120 x 94 in. (304.8 x 238.8 cm.) Painted in 1973.
$735,000
Graze, 1928-2011
Sold on Sep 27, 2019
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Painting
acrylic on canvas
78.7 x 225.4 cm
Realized Price
$735,000
Auction Sale
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
Description
Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) Graze signed 'Frankenthaler' (upper left); signed again and dated 'Frankenthaler '76' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 31 x 88 ¾ in. (78.7 x 225.4 cm.) Painted in 1976.
Graze, 1928-2011
acrylic on canvas
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
$735,000
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78.7 x 225.4 cm
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Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
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$735,000
Description
Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) Graze signed 'Frankenthaler' (upper left); signed again and dated 'Frankenthaler '76' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 31 x 88 ¾ in. (78.7 x 225.4 cm.) Painted in 1976.
$399,000
Cave Memory, 1928-2011
Sold on Sep 27, 2019
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Painting
oil on canvas
94.6 x 107.8 cm
Realized Price
$399,000
Auction Sale
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
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Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) Cave Memory signed 'Frankenthaler' (lower right); signed again and titled '"cave memory" frankenthaler' (on the stretcher) oil on canvas 37 ¼ x 41 ¼ in. (94.6 x 107.8 cm.) Painted in 1959.
Cave Memory, 1928-2011
oil on canvas
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
$399,000
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94.6 x 107.8 cm
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Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
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$399,000
Description
Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) Cave Memory signed 'Frankenthaler' (lower right); signed again and titled '"cave memory" frankenthaler' (on the stretcher) oil on canvas 37 ¼ x 41 ¼ in. (94.6 x 107.8 cm.) Painted in 1959.
$687,000
Caffein, 1928-2011
Sold on Sep 27, 2019
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Painting
acrylic on canvas
149.2 x 128.3 cm
Realized Price
$687,000
Auction Sale
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
Description
Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) Caffein signed 'Frankenthaler' (upper right); signed again and dated "Frankenthaler '75' (on the overlap); signed again and dated again 'Frankenthaler 1975' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 58 ¾ x 50 ½ in. (149.2 x 128.3 cm.) Painted in 1975.
Caffein, 1928-2011
acrylic on canvas
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
$687,000
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149.2 x 128.3 cm
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Auction Sale
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$687,000
Description
Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) Caffein signed 'Frankenthaler' (upper right); signed again and dated "Frankenthaler '75' (on the overlap); signed again and dated again 'Frankenthaler 1975' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 58 ¾ x 50 ½ in. (149.2 x 128.3 cm.) Painted in 1975.
$175,000
Covent Garden Study, 1928-2011
Sold on Sep 27, 2019
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Painting
acrylic on canvas
44.1 x 73 cm
Realized Price
$175,000
Auction Sale
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
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Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) Covent Garden Study signed, titled and dated 'Frankenthaler '84 Covent Garden Study' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 17 3/8 x 28 ¾ in. (44.1 x 73 cm.) Painted in 1984.
Covent Garden Study, 1928-2011
acrylic on canvas
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
$175,000
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44.1 x 73 cm
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Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
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$175,000
Description
Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) Covent Garden Study signed, titled and dated 'Frankenthaler '84 Covent Garden Study' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 17 3/8 x 28 ¾ in. (44.1 x 73 cm.) Painted in 1984.
$495,000
One O'Clock, 1928-2011
Sold on Sep 27, 2019
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Painting
acrylic on canvas
238.8 x 196.2 cm
Realized Price
$495,000
Auction Sale
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
Description
Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) One O'Clock signed, titled and dated 'frankenthaler "One O'Clock" 1966' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 93 ½ x 77 ¼ in. (238.8 x 196.2 cm.) Painted in 1966.
One O'Clock, 1928-2011
acrylic on canvas
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
$495,000
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Painting
238.8 x 196.2 cm
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Auction Sale
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$495,000
Description
Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) One O'Clock signed, titled and dated 'frankenthaler "One O'Clock" 1966' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 93 ½ x 77 ¼ in. (238.8 x 196.2 cm.) Painted in 1966.
£27,500
Untitled (from the Thanksgiving Day series), 1973
Sold on Sep 19, 2019
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Painting
glazed stoneware
44.5 x 34.0 cm
Realized Price
£27,500
Auction Sale
Sep 19, 2019
Christie's
Description
Untitled (from the Thanksgiving Day series), 1973
glazed stoneware
Sep 19, 2019
Christie's
£27,500
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44.5 x 34.0 cm
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Sep 19, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
£27,500
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