Louise Nevelson

American, 1899–1988

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Louise Nevelson

American, 1899–1988

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$8,125
Untitled, 1899-1988
Sold on Dec 9, 2019
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Artwork Info
Sculpture
painted terracotta
26 x 20.3 x 17.8 cm
Realized Price
$8,125
Auction Sale
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
Description
Louise Nevelson (1899-1988) Untitled painted terracotta 10 ¼ x 8 x 7 in (26 x 20.3 x 17.8 cm.) Executed _circa _1945.
Untitled, 1899-1988
painted terracotta
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
$8,125
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Sculpture
26 x 20.3 x 17.8 cm
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Auction Sale
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$8,125
Description
Louise Nevelson (1899-1988) Untitled painted terracotta 10 ¼ x 8 x 7 in (26 x 20.3 x 17.8 cm.) Executed _circa _1945.
$18,750
Untitled, 1899-1988
Sold on Dec 9, 2019
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Sculpture
painted wood construction
97.1 x 84.8 x 6.4 cm
Realized Price
$18,750
Auction Sale
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
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Louise Nevelson (1899-1988) Untitled incised with the artist's signature and dated 'NEVELSON 1959' (on the reverse) painted wood construction 38 ¼ x 33 3/8 x 2 ½ in. (97.1 x 84.8 x 6.4 cm.) Executed in 1959.
Untitled, 1899-1988
painted wood construction
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
$18,750
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Sculpture
97.1 x 84.8 x 6.4 cm
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Auction Sale
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$18,750
Description
Louise Nevelson (1899-1988) Untitled incised with the artist's signature and dated 'NEVELSON 1959' (on the reverse) painted wood construction 38 ¼ x 33 3/8 x 2 ½ in. (97.1 x 84.8 x 6.4 cm.) Executed in 1959.
$13,750
Rain Garden Cryptic XXXIX, 1988
Sold on Dec 9, 2019
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Sculpture
box construction—painted wood
32.1 x 22.2 x 11.4 cm
Realized Price
$13,750
Auction Sale
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
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Louise Nevelson (1899–1988) Rain Garden Cryptic XXXIX box construction—painted wood 12 5/8 x 8 ¾ x 4 ½ in. (32.1 x 22.2 x 11.4 cm.) Executed _circa _1970.
Rain Garden Cryptic XXXIX, 1988
box construction—painted wood
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
$13,750
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Sculpture
32.1 x 22.2 x 11.4 cm
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Auction Sale
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$13,750
Description
Louise Nevelson (1899–1988) Rain Garden Cryptic XXXIX box construction—painted wood 12 5/8 x 8 ¾ x 4 ½ in. (32.1 x 22.2 x 11.4 cm.) Executed _circa _1970.
$125,000
Night Zag I, 1899-1988
Sold on Nov 14, 2019
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Sculpture
wood painted black, in two parts
68.6 x 94 x 12.7 cm
Realized Price
$125,000
Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
Description
Louise Nevelson (1899-1988) Night Zag I wood painted black, in two parts smaller element: 19 x 16 ½ x 5 in. (48.3 x 41.9 x 12.7 cm.) larger element: 27 x 37 x 5 in. (68.6 x 94 x 12.7 cm.) Executed in 1965.
Night Zag I, 1899-1988
wood painted black, in two parts
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
$125,000
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Sculpture
68.6 x 94 x 12.7 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$125,000
Description
Louise Nevelson (1899-1988) Night Zag I wood painted black, in two parts smaller element: 19 x 16 ½ x 5 in. (48.3 x 41.9 x 12.7 cm.) larger element: 27 x 37 x 5 in. (68.6 x 94 x 12.7 cm.) Executed in 1965.
$399,000
Moon-Star II, 1959-1966
Sold on Nov 14, 2019
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Sculpture
wood painted black, in seven parts
248.9 x 210.8 x 40.6 cm
Realized Price
$399,000
Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
Description
Louise Nevelson (1899-1988) Moon-Star II wood painted black, in seven parts 98 x 83 x 16 in. (248.9 x 210.8 x 40.6 cm.) Executed in 1959-1966.
Moon-Star II, 1959-1966
wood painted black, in seven parts
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
$399,000
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Sculpture
248.9 x 210.8 x 40.6 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$399,000
Description
Louise Nevelson (1899-1988) Moon-Star II wood painted black, in seven parts 98 x 83 x 16 in. (248.9 x 210.8 x 40.6 cm.) Executed in 1959-1966.
$62,500
Moon Spikes, 1899-1988
Sold on Sep 27, 2019
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Sculpture
painted wood construction
51.4 x 61 x 20.3 cm
Realized Price
$62,500
Auction Sale
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
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Louise Nevelson (1899-1988) Moon Spikes incised with the artist's signature and date 'NEVELSON 1951' (on the base) painted wood construction 20 ¼ x 24 x 8 in. (51.4 x 61 x 20.3 cm.) Executed in 1951.
Moon Spikes, 1899-1988
painted wood construction
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
$62,500
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Sculpture
51.4 x 61 x 20.3 cm
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Auction Sale
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$62,500
Description
Louise Nevelson (1899-1988) Moon Spikes incised with the artist's signature and date 'NEVELSON 1951' (on the base) painted wood construction 20 ¼ x 24 x 8 in. (51.4 x 61 x 20.3 cm.) Executed in 1951.
$47,500
Cryptic 56, 1899-1988
Sold on Sep 27, 2019
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Sculpture
painted wood box construction
27.3 x 27.3 x 14.9 cm
Realized Price
$47,500
Auction Sale
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
Description
Louise Nevelson (1899-1988) Cryptic 56 painted wood box construction 10 ¾ x 10 ¾ x 5 7/8 in. (27.3 x 27.3 x 14.9 cm.) Executed in 1967.
Cryptic 56, 1899-1988
painted wood box construction
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
$47,500
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Sculpture
27.3 x 27.3 x 14.9 cm
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Auction Sale
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$47,500
Description
Louise Nevelson (1899-1988) Cryptic 56 painted wood box construction 10 ¾ x 10 ¾ x 5 7/8 in. (27.3 x 27.3 x 14.9 cm.) Executed in 1967.
$72,500
City-Space-Scape XI, 1899-1988
Sold on Sep 27, 2019
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Sculpture
painted wood and Formica construction
60 x 50.2 x 17.8 cm
Realized Price
$72,500
Auction Sale
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
Description
Louise Nevelson (1899-1988) City-Space-Scape XI incised with the artist's signature and date 'NEVELSON 69' (upper horizontal edge) painted wood and Formica construction 23 5/8 x 19 ¾ x 7 in. (60 x 50.2 x 17.8 cm.) Executed in 1969.
City-Space-Scape XI, 1899-1988
painted wood and Formica construction
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
$72,500
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Sculpture
60 x 50.2 x 17.8 cm
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Auction Sale
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$72,500
Description
Louise Nevelson (1899-1988) City-Space-Scape XI incised with the artist's signature and date 'NEVELSON 69' (upper horizontal edge) painted wood and Formica construction 23 5/8 x 19 ¾ x 7 in. (60 x 50.2 x 17.8 cm.) Executed in 1969.
$65,000
City-Space-Scape VI, 1899-1988
Sold on Sep 27, 2019
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Sculpture
painted wood and Formica construction
66 x 79.4 x 7.9 cm
Realized Price
$65,000
Auction Sale
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
Description
Louise Nevelson (1899-1988) City-Space-Scape VI incised with the artist's signature and date 'NEVELSON 69' (upper horizontal edge) painted wood and Formica construction 26 x 31 ¼ x 3 1/8 in. (66 x 79.4 x 7.9 cm.) Executed in 1969.
City-Space-Scape VI, 1899-1988
painted wood and Formica construction
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
$65,000
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Sculpture
66 x 79.4 x 7.9 cm
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Auction Sale
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$65,000
Description
Louise Nevelson (1899-1988) City-Space-Scape VI incised with the artist's signature and date 'NEVELSON 69' (upper horizontal edge) painted wood and Formica construction 26 x 31 ¼ x 3 1/8 in. (66 x 79.4 x 7.9 cm.) Executed in 1969.
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Untitled, 1899-1988
Sold on Jul 9, 2019
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Sculpture
painted wood construction
304.8 x 118.4 x 18.4 cm
Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
Description
LOUISE NEVELSON (1899-1988) Untitled painted wood construction two large panels, each: 120 x 46 5/8 x 7 ¼ in. (304.8 x 118.4 x 18.4 cm.) five wall panels, each approximately: 20 x 30 in. (50.8 x 76.2 cm.) overall dimensions variable Executed _circa _1977.
Untitled, 1899-1988
painted wood construction
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
Price not available
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Artwork Info
Sculpture
304.8 x 118.4 x 18.4 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
Price not available
Description
LOUISE NEVELSON (1899-1988) Untitled painted wood construction two large panels, each: 120 x 46 5/8 x 7 ¼ in. (304.8 x 118.4 x 18.4 cm.) five wall panels, each approximately: 20 x 30 in. (50.8 x 76.2 cm.) overall dimensions variable Executed _circa _1977.
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