Ahead of Traveling Retrospective, Joan Mitchell’s $10 Million Masterwork Hits Auction Block
On July 2, Phillips will offer Joan Mitchell’s Noël in the 20th Century & Contemporary Art Evening Sale in New York. This uplifting work of explosive colour, dripping fields of paint and rapid brushstrokes is exemplary of Mitchell’s rich painterly language, and hails from her highly acclaimed body of work from the early 1960s. Robert Manley, Deputy Chairman and Worldwide Co-Head of 20th Century & Contemporary Art, said, “Joan Mitchell’s large scale paintings from this period are rarely seen on the auction market, and it is an honor to present Noël as a leading highlight of our July Evening Sale. Appreciation of her work has quickened
- Baltimore Museum of Art
- Jackson Pollock
- Jean-paul Riopelle
- Jill Weinberg Adams
- Joan Mitchell
- Museum of Modern Art
- Robert Manley
- Willem de Kooning
- Fine Art
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