Lynda Benglis

American, b. 1941

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Lynda Benglis

American, b. 1941

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$52,500
Wing Figure, 1979
Sold on Nov 14, 2019
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Artwork Info
Sculpture
gold leaf, gesso, brass wire screen and plaster
35.6 x 14 x 15.2 cm
Realized Price
$52,500
Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
Description
Lynda Benglis (b. 1941) Wing Figure signed 'BENGLIS' (on the reverse) gold leaf, gesso, brass wire screen and plaster 14 x 5 ½ x 6 in. (35.6 x 14 x 15.2 cm.) Executed in 1979.
Wing Figure, 1979
gold leaf, gesso, brass wire screen and plaster
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
$52,500
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Sculpture
35.6 x 14 x 15.2 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$52,500
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Lynda Benglis (b. 1941) Wing Figure signed 'BENGLIS' (on the reverse) gold leaf, gesso, brass wire screen and plaster 14 x 5 ½ x 6 in. (35.6 x 14 x 15.2 cm.) Executed in 1979.
$56,250
(i) Racer Series: Sugal; (ii) Racer Series: Kiss; (iii) Racer Series: Sprite, 1995
Sold on Nov 14, 2018
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sculpture
22.9 x 26.7 x 8.9 cm
Realized Price
$56,250
Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2018
Phillips
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(i) Racer Series: Sugal; (ii) Racer Series: Kiss; (iii) Racer Series: Sprite, 1995
sculpture
Nov 14, 2018
Phillips
$56,250
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22.9 x 26.7 x 8.9 cm
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Nov 14, 2018
Phillips
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$56,250
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Metal Force, 1993
Sold on Oct 2, 2018
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Sculpture
glazed ceramic
61 x 55.2 x 45.6cm
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Price not available
Auction Sale
Oct 2, 2018
Christie's
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Lynda Benglis (B.1941) _Metal Force_ **** glazed ceramic 24 1/8 x 21 ¾ x 18in. (61 x 55.2 x 45.6cm.) Executed in 1993
Metal Force, 1993
glazed ceramic
Oct 2, 2018
Christie's
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61 x 55.2 x 45.6cm
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Oct 2, 2018
Christie's
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Lynda Benglis (B.1941) _Metal Force_ **** glazed ceramic 24 1/8 x 21 ¾ x 18in. (61 x 55.2 x 45.6cm.) Executed in 1993
$688
Hot Spots, 1999
Sold on Jun 28, 2018
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29.8 x 25.1 cm
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$688
Auction Sale
Jun 28, 2018
Phillips
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Hot Spots, 1999
prints
Jun 28, 2018
Phillips
$688
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29.8 x 25.1 cm
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Jun 28, 2018
Phillips
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$688
$37,500
Untitled, 1998-2001
Sold on Mar 1, 2018
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Painting
oil based gold leaf and watercolor on gesso, plaster and wire mesh
40.6 x 38.1 x 20.3 cm
Realized Price
$37,500
Auction Sale
Mar 1, 2018
Christie's
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Lynda Benglis (b. 1941) _Untitled_ signed and dated 'L. Benglis 98.01' (on the underside) oil based gold leaf and watercolor on gesso, plaster and wire mesh 16 x 15 x 8 in. (40.6 x 38.1 x 20.3 cm.) Executed in 1998-2001.
Untitled, 1998-2001
oil based gold leaf and watercolor on gesso, plaster and wire mesh
Mar 1, 2018
Christie's
$37,500
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Painting
40.6 x 38.1 x 20.3 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 1, 2018
Christie's
Realized Price
$37,500
Description
Lynda Benglis (b. 1941) _Untitled_ signed and dated 'L. Benglis 98.01' (on the underside) oil based gold leaf and watercolor on gesso, plaster and wire mesh 16 x 15 x 8 in. (40.6 x 38.1 x 20.3 cm.) Executed in 1998-2001.
$81,250
Smile, 1974
Sold on Sep 26, 2017
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Video/Film/Animation
Executed in 1974. Please note this work is a unique variant from a series of three.
5.1 x 38.1 x 14 cm
Realized Price
$81,250
Auction Sale
Sep 26, 2017
Christie's
Description
Lynda Benglis (b. 1941) _Smile_ incised with the artist's signature and dated 'Benglis 74' (lower center) lead 2 x 15 x 5 ½ in. (5.1 x 38.1 x 14 cm.) Executed in 1974. Please note this work is a unique variant from a series of three.
Smile, 1974
Executed in 1974. Please note this work is a unique variant from a series of three.
Sep 26, 2017
Christie's
$81,250
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Video/Film/Animation
5.1 x 38.1 x 14 cm
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Auction Sale
Sep 26, 2017
Christie's
Realized Price
$81,250
Description
Lynda Benglis (b. 1941) _Smile_ incised with the artist's signature and dated 'Benglis 74' (lower center) lead 2 x 15 x 5 ½ in. (5.1 x 38.1 x 14 cm.) Executed in 1974. Please note this work is a unique variant from a series of three.
$11,875
Odds and Ands #1, 1988
Sold on Jul 11, 2017
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Sculpture
steel, nickel and chrome
119.4 x 74.9 x 31.8 cm
Realized Price
$11,875
Auction Sale
Jul 11, 2017
Christie's
Description
LYNDA BENGLIS (b. 1941) _Odds and Ands #1_ signed, titled and dated '#1/ L Benglis/ '88' (on the underside) steel, nickel and chrome 47 x 29 ½ x 12 ½ in. (119.4 x 74.9 x 31.8 cm.) Executed in 1988.
Odds and Ands #1, 1988
steel, nickel and chrome
Jul 11, 2017
Christie's
$11,875
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Sculpture
119.4 x 74.9 x 31.8 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 11, 2017
Christie's
Realized Price
$11,875
Description
LYNDA BENGLIS (b. 1941) _Odds and Ands #1_ signed, titled and dated '#1/ L Benglis/ '88' (on the underside) steel, nickel and chrome 47 x 29 ½ x 12 ½ in. (119.4 x 74.9 x 31.8 cm.) Executed in 1988.
$81,250
Abu, 1980
Sold on May 22, 2017
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Sculpture
Wire, plaster, gesso, oil base, gold leaf
91.0 x 91.0 cm
Realized Price
$81,250
Auction Sale
May 22, 2017
Heritage Auctions
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Abu, 1980
Wire, plaster, gesso, oil base, gold leaf
May 22, 2017
Heritage Auctions
$81,250
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Sculpture
91.0 x 91.0 cm
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Auction Sale
May 22, 2017
Heritage Auctions
Realized Price
$81,250
No artwork image
$87,500
DORADO
Sold on May 19, 2017
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Sculpture
bronze wire, zinc, aluminum, bronzed aluminum and lacquer coating
63.5 by 20.3 cm
Realized Price
$87,500
Auction Sale
May 19, 2017
Sotheby's
Description
bronze wire, zinc, aluminum, bronzed aluminum and lacquer coating 36 by 25 by 8 in. 91.4 by 63.5 by 20.3 cm. Executed in 1982.
No artwork image
DORADO
bronze wire, zinc, aluminum, bronzed aluminum and lacquer coating
May 19, 2017
Sotheby's
$87,500
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Sculpture
63.5 by 20.3 cm
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Auction Sale
May 19, 2017
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$87,500
Description
bronze wire, zinc, aluminum, bronzed aluminum and lacquer coating 36 by 25 by 8 in. 91.4 by 63.5 by 20.3 cm. Executed in 1982.
$211,500
Circinus, 1985
Sold on Mar 3, 2017
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Sculpture
bronze wire mesh, zinc and aluminum
139.7 x 190.5 x 54 cm
Realized Price
$211,500
Auction Sale
Mar 3, 2017
Christie's
Description
Lynda Benglis (b. 1941) _Circinus_ bronze wire mesh, zinc and aluminum 55 x 75 x 21 ¼ in. (139.7 x 190.5 x 54 cm.) Executed in 1985.
Circinus, 1985
bronze wire mesh, zinc and aluminum
Mar 3, 2017
Christie's
$211,500
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Artwork Info
Sculpture
139.7 x 190.5 x 54 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 3, 2017
Christie's
Realized Price
$211,500
Description
Lynda Benglis (b. 1941) _Circinus_ bronze wire mesh, zinc and aluminum 55 x 75 x 21 ¼ in. (139.7 x 190.5 x 54 cm.) Executed in 1985.
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