Sale 21PT04 | Lot 22

Adolph Gottlieb

Catalogue: 20th Century Abstraction
Adolph Gottlieb

Lot Details

Lot 22
Adolph Gottlieb
American, 1903-1974
A Heavy Matter, 1965
Signed and dated Adolph Gottlieb/1965, inscribed 6519 and as titled on the reverse
Oil on canvas
30 x 24 1/8 inches (76.2 x 61.3 cm)

The artist
Purchased directly from the artist by Dr. James Pool
Thence by descent to the estate
This work is registered with the Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation as catalog no. 6519.

C Property from the Estate of Dr. James Lawrence Pool

Estimate: $300,000 - $500,000
Sold for $756,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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Additional Notes & Condition Report

Could use a light cleaning. An apparent splatter at lower right quadrant (droplets, mainly in background, with several tiny droplets in black pigment). Craquelure in the dark pigments of the sunburst at upper center. No apparent restoration. Edged with framer's tape.

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Estimate: $300,000 - $500,000
Sold for $756,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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20th Century Abstraction

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