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Leon Golub

American, 1922–2004

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Leon Golub

American, 1922–2004

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$1,250
Andrei Sakharov, 1922-2004
Sold on Jul 9, 2019
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Artwork Info
Work on Paper
acrylic and graphite on paper
50.5 x 33 cm
Realized Price
$1,250
Auction Sale
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
Description
LEON GOLUB (1922-2004) Andrei Sakharov titled 'Andrei Sakharov' (lower left); signed 'Golub' (lower right) acrylic and graphite on paper 19 7/8 x 13 in. (50.5 x 33 cm.) Executed _circa _1980s.
Andrei Sakharov, 1922-2004
acrylic and graphite on paper
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
$1,250
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Work on Paper
50.5 x 33 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
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$1,250
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LEON GOLUB (1922-2004) Andrei Sakharov titled 'Andrei Sakharov' (lower left); signed 'Golub' (lower right) acrylic and graphite on paper 19 7/8 x 13 in. (50.5 x 33 cm.) Executed _circa _1980s.
£27,500
Mourning Women, 1922-2004
Sold on Jun 26, 2019
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Painting
acrylic on canvas
69.5 x 151cm
Realized Price
£27,500
Auction Sale
Jun 26, 2019
Christie's
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Leon Golub (1922-2004) _Mourning Women_ signed 'GOLUB' (lower right); signed, titled and dated 'LEON GOLUB "MOUNRING WOMEN" 1988' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 27 3/8 x 59 3/8in. (69.5 x 151cm.) Painted in 1988
Mourning Women, 1922-2004
acrylic on canvas
Jun 26, 2019
Christie's
£27,500
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Painting
69.5 x 151cm
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Jun 26, 2019
Christie's
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£27,500
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Leon Golub (1922-2004) _Mourning Women_ signed 'GOLUB' (lower right); signed, titled and dated 'LEON GOLUB "MOUNRING WOMEN" 1988' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 27 3/8 x 59 3/8in. (69.5 x 151cm.) Painted in 1988
$37,500
Henry Kissinger V, 1922-2004
Sold on Mar 1, 2018
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Painting
acrylic on linen
59.7 x 56.8 cm
Realized Price
$37,500
Auction Sale
Mar 1, 2018
Christie's
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Leon Golub (1922-2004) _Henry Kissinger V_ signed 'GOLUB' (lower left); signed again, titled, and dated 'GOLUB KISSINGER 1978' (on the reverse); signed again 'Golub' (on the lower turning edge) acrylic on linen 23 ½ x 22 3/8 in. (59.7 x 56.8 cm.) Painted in 1978.
Henry Kissinger V, 1922-2004
acrylic on linen
Mar 1, 2018
Christie's
$37,500
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59.7 x 56.8 cm
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Mar 1, 2018
Christie's
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$37,500
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Leon Golub (1922-2004) _Henry Kissinger V_ signed 'GOLUB' (lower left); signed again, titled, and dated 'GOLUB KISSINGER 1978' (on the reverse); signed again 'Golub' (on the lower turning edge) acrylic on linen 23 ½ x 22 3/8 in. (59.7 x 56.8 cm.) Painted in 1978.
$6,250
Brezhnev II (1976), 1977
Sold on Sep 28, 2016
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Painting
acrylic on linen
53.9 x 45.7 cm
Realized Price
$6,250
Auction Sale
Sep 28, 2016
Christie's
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Leon Golub (1922-2004) Brezhnev II (1976) signed 'GOLUB' (lower right); signed again, titled and dated 'GOLUB BREZHNEV 2 (1976) 1977' (on the reverse) acrylic on linen 21 1/4 x 18 in. (53.9 x 45.7 cm.) Painted in 1977.
Brezhnev II (1976), 1977
acrylic on linen
Sep 28, 2016
Christie's
$6,250
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53.9 x 45.7 cm
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Sep 28, 2016
Christie's
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$6,250
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Leon Golub (1922-2004) Brezhnev II (1976) signed 'GOLUB' (lower right); signed again, titled and dated 'GOLUB BREZHNEV 2 (1976) 1977' (on the reverse) acrylic on linen 21 1/4 x 18 in. (53.9 x 45.7 cm.) Painted in 1977.
$18,750
Head-Arm, 1922-2004
Sold on Sep 30, 2015
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Painting
oil on unstretched canvas
84.5 x 71.1 cm
Realized Price
$18,750
Auction Sale
Sep 30, 2015
Christie's
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Leon Golub (1922-2004) _Head-Arm_ signed 'GOLUB' (lower right); signed again, titled and dated 'GOLUB "HEAD-ARM" 1969' (on the reverse) oil on unstretched canvas 33 1/4 x 28 in. (84.5 x 71.1 cm.) Painted in 1969.
Head-Arm, 1922-2004
oil on unstretched canvas
Sep 30, 2015
Christie's
$18,750
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84.5 x 71.1 cm
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Sep 30, 2015
Christie's
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$18,750
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Leon Golub (1922-2004) _Head-Arm_ signed 'GOLUB' (lower right); signed again, titled and dated 'GOLUB "HEAD-ARM" 1969' (on the reverse) oil on unstretched canvas 33 1/4 x 28 in. (84.5 x 71.1 cm.) Painted in 1969.
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$18,750
THE DEAD BIRD
Sold on Jun 10, 2015
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Painting
oil, car lacquer and fabric collage on canvas
170.2 by 78.7 cm
Realized Price
$18,750
Auction Sale
Jun 10, 2015
Sotheby's
Description
signed oil, car lacquer and fabric collage on canvas 67 by 31 in. 170.2 by 78.7 cm. Executed in 1955.
No artwork image
THE DEAD BIRD
oil, car lacquer and fabric collage on canvas
Jun 10, 2015
Sotheby's
$18,750
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170.2 by 78.7 cm
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Jun 10, 2015
Sotheby's
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$18,750
Description
signed oil, car lacquer and fabric collage on canvas 67 by 31 in. 170.2 by 78.7 cm. Executed in 1955.
$18,750
Sold on Jun 10, 2015
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$18,750
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Jun 10, 2015
Sotheby's
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Jun 10, 2015
Sotheby's
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Jun 10, 2015
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$18,750
$197,000
Sold on Nov 12, 2014
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$197,000
Auction Sale
Nov 12, 2014
Sotheby's
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Nov 12, 2014
Sotheby's
$197,000
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Nov 12, 2014
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$197,000
No artwork image
$197,000
WHITE SQUAD X
Sold on Nov 12, 2014
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Painting
acrylic on unstretched canvas with metal grommets
308.6 by 431.8 cm
Realized Price
$197,000
Auction Sale
Nov 12, 2014
Sotheby's
Description
signed; titled twice on a label affixed to the reverse acrylic on unstretched canvas with metal grommets 121 1/2 by 170 in. 308.6 by 431.8 cm. Executed in 1986.
No artwork image
WHITE SQUAD X
acrylic on unstretched canvas with metal grommets
Nov 12, 2014
Sotheby's
$197,000
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Painting
308.6 by 431.8 cm
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Nov 12, 2014
Sotheby's
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$197,000
Description
signed; titled twice on a label affixed to the reverse acrylic on unstretched canvas with metal grommets 121 1/2 by 170 in. 308.6 by 431.8 cm. Executed in 1986.
No artwork image
Price not available
PARTURITION (BIRTH SERIES)
Sold on Mar 7, 2014
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Painting
oil on masonite
122.2 by 91.8 cm
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Price not available
Auction Sale
Mar 7, 2014
Sotheby's
Description
signed; titled on the reverse oil on masonite 48 1/8 by 36 1/8 in. 122.2 by 91.8 cm. Executed circa 1960.
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PARTURITION (BIRTH SERIES)
oil on masonite
Mar 7, 2014
Sotheby's
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122.2 by 91.8 cm
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Mar 7, 2014
Sotheby's
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Description
signed; titled on the reverse oil on masonite 48 1/8 by 36 1/8 in. 122.2 by 91.8 cm. Executed circa 1960.
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