John Wesley

American, b. 1928

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John Wesley

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American, b. 1928

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$81,250
Seasons of War and Laughter, 1969
Sold on Mar 9, 2021
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Artwork Info
Painting
acrylic on canvas, in four parts
22.9 x 30.5 cm
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Realized Price
$81,250
Auction Sale
Mar 9, 2021
Christie's
Description
John Wesley (b. 1928) signed, titled, inscribed and dated ''SEASONS OF WAR AND LAUGHTER' (4 PARTS) John Wesley 1969' (on the reverse of the upper left element); signed with the artist's initials 'J.W.' (on the reverse of each subsequent element) acrylic on canvas, in four parts each: 12 x 9 in. (30.5 x 22.9 cm.) Painted in 1969.
Seasons of War and Laughter, 1969
acrylic on canvas, in four parts
Mar 9, 2021
Christie's
$81,250
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Painting
22.9 x 30.5 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 9, 2021
Christie's
Realized Price
$81,250
Description
John Wesley (b. 1928) signed, titled, inscribed and dated ''SEASONS OF WAR AND LAUGHTER' (4 PARTS) John Wesley 1969' (on the reverse of the upper left element); signed with the artist's initials 'J.W.' (on the reverse of each subsequent element) acrylic on canvas, in four parts each: 12 x 9 in. (30.5 x 22.9 cm.) Painted in 1969.
$81,900
Flight, 1968
Sold on Dec 8, 2020
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Painting
acrylic on canvas
85.5 x 99.0 cm
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Realized Price
$81,900
Auction Sale
Dec 8, 2020
Phillips
Description
Flight, 1968
acrylic on canvas
Dec 8, 2020
Phillips
$81,900
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Painting
85.5 x 99.0 cm
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Auction Sale
Dec 8, 2020
Phillips
Realized Price
$81,900
Price not available
Aer Lingus, 2002
Sold on Dec 3, 2020
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Painting
acrylic on canvas
160 x 109.2 cm
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Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
Dec 3, 2020
Christie's
Description
John Wesley (b. 1928) Aer Lingus signed, titled and dated ''AER LINGUS' John Wesley 2002' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 63 x 43 in. (160 x 109.2 cm.) Painted in 2002.
Aer Lingus, 2002
acrylic on canvas
Dec 3, 2020
Christie's
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Painting
160 x 109.2 cm
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Auction Sale
Dec 3, 2020
Christie's
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Description
John Wesley (b. 1928) Aer Lingus signed, titled and dated ''AER LINGUS' John Wesley 2002' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 63 x 43 in. (160 x 109.2 cm.) Painted in 2002.
£87,500
Debbie Millstein Swallowed a Thumbtack, 1972
Sold on Oct 23, 2020
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Painting
acrylic on canvas
120 x 150cm
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Realized Price
£87,500
Auction Sale
Oct 23, 2020
Christie's
Description
JOHN WESLEY (B. 1928) _Debbie Millstein Swallowed a Thumb__t__ack_ signed, titled and dated 'DEBIE MILLSTEIN SWALLOWED A THUMBTACK John Wesley 1972' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 47 ¼ x 59in. (120 x 150cm.) Painted in 1972
Debbie Millstein Swallowed a Thumbtack, 1972
acrylic on canvas
Oct 23, 2020
Christie's
£87,500
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Painting
120 x 150cm
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Auction Sale
Oct 23, 2020
Christie's
Realized Price
£87,500
Description
JOHN WESLEY (B. 1928) _Debbie Millstein Swallowed a Thumb__t__ack_ signed, titled and dated 'DEBIE MILLSTEIN SWALLOWED A THUMBTACK John Wesley 1972' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 47 ¼ x 59in. (120 x 150cm.) Painted in 1972
$100,000
The Annunciation, 2002
Sold on Oct 7, 2020
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Painting
acrylic on canvas
140 x 111.8 cm
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Realized Price
$100,000
Auction Sale
Oct 7, 2020
Christie's
Description
John Wesley (b. 1928) The Annunciation signed, titled and dated '"THE ANNUNCIATION" John Wesley 2002' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 55 1/8 x 44 in. (140 x 111.8 cm.) Painted in 2002.
The Annunciation, 2002
acrylic on canvas
Oct 7, 2020
Christie's
$100,000
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Painting
140 x 111.8 cm
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Auction Sale
Oct 7, 2020
Christie's
Realized Price
$100,000
Description
John Wesley (b. 1928) The Annunciation signed, titled and dated '"THE ANNUNCIATION" John Wesley 2002' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 55 1/8 x 44 in. (140 x 111.8 cm.) Painted in 2002.
$21,420
LONG COUCH, 1988
Sold on Oct 2, 2020
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Work on Paper
acrylic on paper
76.2 x 56.5 cm
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Realized Price
$21,420
Auction Sale
Oct 2, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
signed, titled and dated 1988 acrylic on paper 22¼ by 30 in. 56.5 by 76.2 cm. framed: 25¾ by 33½ in. 65.4 by 85 cm.
LONG COUCH, 1988
acrylic on paper
Oct 2, 2020
Sotheby's
$21,420
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Work on Paper
76.2 x 56.5 cm
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Auction Sale
Oct 2, 2020
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$21,420
Description
signed, titled and dated 1988 acrylic on paper 22¼ by 30 in. 56.5 by 76.2 cm. framed: 25¾ by 33½ in. 65.4 by 85 cm.
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CHOCOLATE MAJOR, 2001
Sold on Oct 2, 2020
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Work on Paper
acrylic on paper
57.8 x 67.3 cm
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Price not available
Auction Sale
Oct 2, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
signed, titled and dated 2001 acrylic on paper 26½ by 22¾ in. 67.3 by 57.8 cm. framed: 27¾ by 23⅝ in. 70.5 by 60 cm.
CHOCOLATE MAJOR, 2001
acrylic on paper
Oct 2, 2020
Sotheby's
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Work on Paper
57.8 x 67.3 cm
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Auction Sale
Oct 2, 2020
Sotheby's
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Price not available
Description
signed, titled and dated 2001 acrylic on paper 26½ by 22¾ in. 67.3 by 57.8 cm. framed: 27¾ by 23⅝ in. 70.5 by 60 cm.
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Paris Review, 1965
Sold on Aug 6, 2020
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Print
Screenprint in colors on wove paper
59.7 x 88.2 cm
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Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
Aug 6, 2020
Bonhams
Description
1965 Screenprint in colors on wove paper, signed in pencil, dated and numbered 38/150, published by the Paris Review, New York, NY, with full margins. 34 3/4 x 23 1/2in (88.2 x 59.7cm) sheet 40 1/8 x 26 1/4in (101.9 x 66.6cm)
Paris Review, 1965
Screenprint in colors on wove paper
Aug 6, 2020
Bonhams
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Print
59.7 x 88.2 cm
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Auction Sale
Aug 6, 2020
Bonhams
Realized Price
Price not available
Description
1965 Screenprint in colors on wove paper, signed in pencil, dated and numbered 38/150, published by the Paris Review, New York, NY, with full margins. 34 3/4 x 23 1/2in (88.2 x 59.7cm) sheet 40 1/8 x 26 1/4in (101.9 x 66.6cm)
$75,000
NIGHT SAIL: TURNING FOR HOME, 1977
Sold on Jul 9, 2020
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Work on Paper
acrylic on paper
83.2 x 63.5 cm
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Realized Price
$75,000
Auction Sale
Jul 9, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
NIGHT SAIL: TURNING FOR HOME, 1977
acrylic on paper
Jul 9, 2020
Sotheby's
$75,000
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Work on Paper
83.2 x 63.5 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 9, 2020
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$75,000
$56,250
GRAND CONCOURSE APARTMENT: BRONX AIR RACES: 1935, 1977
Sold on Jun 30, 2020
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Artwork Info
Painting
acrylic on canvas
112.0 x 81.0 cm
Estimate
Realized Price
$56,250
Auction Sale
Jun 30, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
GRAND CONCOURSE APARTMENT: BRONX AIR RACES: 1935, 1977
acrylic on canvas
Jun 30, 2020
Sotheby's
$56,250
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Painting
112.0 x 81.0 cm
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Auction Sale
Jun 30, 2020
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$56,250
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