Nancy Graves

American, 1939–1995

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Nancy Graves

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American, 1939–1995

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$15,000
Balus (L O Series), 1976
Sold on Dec 11, 2020
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Artwork Info
Painting
oil on canvas
162.5 x 162.5 cm
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Realized Price
$15,000
Auction Sale
Dec 11, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
signed and dated '76 on the reverse oil on canvas Canvas: 64 by 64 in. (162.5 by 162.5 cm.) Framed: 65¾ by 65¾ in. (167 by 167 cm.)
Balus (L O Series), 1976
oil on canvas
Dec 11, 2020
Sotheby's
$15,000
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Artwork Info
Painting
162.5 x 162.5 cm
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Auction Sale
Dec 11, 2020
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$15,000
Description
signed and dated '76 on the reverse oil on canvas Canvas: 64 by 64 in. (162.5 by 162.5 cm.) Framed: 65¾ by 65¾ in. (167 by 167 cm.)
$5,625
Ensor, 1940-1995
Sold on Dec 1, 2020
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Sculpture
wood, painted aluminum and bronze
61 x 58.4 x 14 cm
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Realized Price
$5,625
Auction Sale
Dec 1, 2020
Christie's
Description
Nancy Graves (1940-1995) Ensor incised with the artist's signature, titled and dated '"ENSOR" N.S. Graves III-19-86' (on the bronze element) wood, painted aluminum and bronze 24 x 23 x 5 ½ in. (61 x 58.4 x 14 cm.) Executed in 1986.
Ensor, 1940-1995
wood, painted aluminum and bronze
Dec 1, 2020
Christie's
$5,625
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Artwork Info
Sculpture
61 x 58.4 x 14 cm
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Auction Sale
Dec 1, 2020
Christie's
Realized Price
$5,625
Description
Nancy Graves (1940-1995) Ensor incised with the artist's signature, titled and dated '"ENSOR" N.S. Graves III-19-86' (on the bronze element) wood, painted aluminum and bronze 24 x 23 x 5 ½ in. (61 x 58.4 x 14 cm.) Executed in 1986.
$18,750
Nunawading, 1940-1995
Sold on Dec 1, 2020
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Artwork Info
Painting
oil and acrylic on two canvases in artist's painted frame with painted aluminum element
88.9 x 175.6 x 19.1 cm
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Realized Price
$18,750
Auction Sale
Dec 1, 2020
Christie's
Description
Nancy Graves (1940-1995) Nunawading titled '"NUNAWADING"' (on the reverse of the painted aluminum elements and each canvas); signed, titled and dated twice 'N. S. GRAVES 85 "NUNAWADING" (AUSTRALIA SERIES) 1985 "NUNAWADING" (on the reverse of the left canvas) oil and acrylic on two canvases in artist's painted frame with painted aluminum element overall: 35 x 69 1/8 x 7 ½ in. (88.9 x 175.6 x 19.1 cm.) Executed in_ _1985.
Nunawading, 1940-1995
oil and acrylic on two canvases in artist's painted frame with painted aluminum element
Dec 1, 2020
Christie's
$18,750
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Artwork Info
Painting
88.9 x 175.6 x 19.1 cm
Estimate
Auction Sale
Dec 1, 2020
Christie's
Realized Price
$18,750
Description
Nancy Graves (1940-1995) Nunawading titled '"NUNAWADING"' (on the reverse of the painted aluminum elements and each canvas); signed, titled and dated twice 'N. S. GRAVES 85 "NUNAWADING" (AUSTRALIA SERIES) 1985 "NUNAWADING" (on the reverse of the left canvas) oil and acrylic on two canvases in artist's painted frame with painted aluminum element overall: 35 x 69 1/8 x 7 ½ in. (88.9 x 175.6 x 19.1 cm.) Executed in_ _1985.
$14,025
Walk (Spill Series), 1983
Sold on Nov 18, 2020
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Artwork Info
Sculpture
bronze with polychrome patina
91.4 x 90.2 x 30.5 cm
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Realized Price
$14,025
Auction Sale
Nov 18, 2020
Bonhams
Description
1983 signed, titled and dated 1983 bronze with polychrome patina 35 1/2 by 36 by 12 in. 90.2 by 91.4 by 30.5 cm.
Walk (Spill Series), 1983
bronze with polychrome patina
Nov 18, 2020
Bonhams
$14,025
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Artwork Info
Sculpture
91.4 x 90.2 x 30.5 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 18, 2020
Bonhams
Realized Price
$14,025
Description
1983 signed, titled and dated 1983 bronze with polychrome patina 35 1/2 by 36 by 12 in. 90.2 by 91.4 by 30.5 cm.
$9,450
BEWARE
Sold on Sep 25, 2020
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Work on Paper
gouache on paper
76.2 cm
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Realized Price
$9,450
Auction Sale
Sep 25, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
Property of A Private Collector signed and dated'88 gouache on paper Sheet: 30 by 30 in. (76.2 76.2 cm.) Framed: 32¾ by 32¾ in. (83.2 by 83.2 cm.)
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gouache on paper
Sep 25, 2020
Sotheby's
$9,450
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Work on Paper
76.2 cm
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Auction Sale
Sep 25, 2020
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$9,450
Description
Property of A Private Collector signed and dated'88 gouache on paper Sheet: 30 by 30 in. (76.2 76.2 cm.) Framed: 32¾ by 32¾ in. (83.2 by 83.2 cm.)
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Phylogeny of the Camelinae, 1970
Sold on Feb 20, 2020
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Work on Paper
gouache and India ink on paper
42.9 x 35.2 cm
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Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
Feb 20, 2020
Phillips
Description
Phylogeny of the Camelinae, 1970
gouache and India ink on paper
Feb 20, 2020
Phillips
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Work on Paper
42.9 x 35.2 cm
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Auction Sale
Feb 20, 2020
Phillips
Realized Price
Price not available
$11,250
Clockwise in a Mixture, 1981
Sold on Dec 18, 2019
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Painting
oil, glitter and encaustic on Masonite
76.2 x 101.6 cm
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Realized Price
$11,250
Auction Sale
Dec 18, 2019
Christie's
Description
Clockwise in a Mixture, 1981
oil, glitter and encaustic on Masonite
Dec 18, 2019
Christie's
$11,250
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Painting
76.2 x 101.6 cm
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Auction Sale
Dec 18, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$11,250
$11,250
Clockwise in a Mixture, 1940-1995
Sold on Dec 9, 2019
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Artwork Info
Painting
oil, glitter and encaustic on Masonite
101.6 x 76.2 cm
Estimate
Realized Price
$11,250
Auction Sale
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
Description
Nancy Graves (1940-1995) Clockwise in a Mixture signed, titled and dated 'N Graves 11-4-81 "CLOCKWISE, IN A MIXTURE" (on the reverse) oil, glitter and encaustic on Masonite 40 x 30 in. (101.6 x 76.2 cm.) Executed in 1981.
Clockwise in a Mixture, 1940-1995
oil, glitter and encaustic on Masonite
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
$11,250
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Artwork Info
Painting
101.6 x 76.2 cm
Estimate
Auction Sale
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$11,250
Description
Nancy Graves (1940-1995) Clockwise in a Mixture signed, titled and dated 'N Graves 11-4-81 "CLOCKWISE, IN A MIXTURE" (on the reverse) oil, glitter and encaustic on Masonite 40 x 30 in. (101.6 x 76.2 cm.) Executed in 1981.
$1,170
Saille; Muin, 1977
Sold on Nov 21, 2019
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Artwork Info
Print
Two color etchings with aquatint and drypoint and hand coloring in color pastels on white Arches mould-made paper
60.2 x 50.3 cm
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Realized Price
$1,170
Auction Sale
Nov 21, 2019
Swann
Description
Saille; Muin, 1977
Two color etchings with aquatint and drypoint and hand coloring in color pastels on white Arches mould-made paper
Nov 21, 2019
Swann
$1,170
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Artwork Info
Print
60.2 x 50.3 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 21, 2019
Swann
Realized Price
$1,170
$11,950
Clue, 1977
Sold on Sep 25, 2019
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Artwork Info
Painting
oil on canvas
193.2 x 162.9 cm
Estimate
Realized Price
$11,950
Auction Sale
Sep 25, 2019
Bonhams
Description
Clue, 1977
oil on canvas
Sep 25, 2019
Bonhams
$11,950
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Artwork Info
Painting
193.2 x 162.9 cm
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Auction Sale
Sep 25, 2019
Bonhams
Realized Price
$11,950