Franz Josef Kline (American, 1910-1962)
Untitled, 1936; Watercolor and graphite on paper (framed); Signed and dated; 11 1/8" x 10 3/4" (sight); Exhibition: Franz Kline: The Early Works as Signals, University Art Gallery, Binghamton University and Neuberger Museum, State University of New York at Purchase, March - November 1977 (exhibited as Untitled); Franz Kline: Architecture and Atmosphere, Allan Stone Gallery, New York, October 28, 1997-January 17 1998; Literature: Kline, Franz, Albert Boime and Fred Mitchell, Franz Kline: The Early Works as Signals, Binghamton University Art Gallery, 1977.(illustrated pg. 23. cat. no. 1); Stone, Allan. Franz Kline: Architecture & Atmosphere. New York: Allan Stone Gallery, 1997 (illustrated. pl. 13); McCormack, Ed, "Franz Kline: Architecture & Atmosphere," Artistspeak, December 1997 (illustrated); Provenance: Allan Stone Gallery, New York; Mr. and Mrs. Robert P. Kogod, Maryland; Allan Stone Collection, New York
Sale Price: $3,125
Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
The work of art is in very good condition. Signed and dated upper left recto. Colors are strong and rich with a clean surface. No losses apparent. Not examined out of the frame.