Creighton-Davis Gallery
Timed Auction

Fine and Decorative Lottery Style Auction

Sat, Apr 6, 2024 03:00AM EDT - Sun, Apr 28, 2024 08:00PM EDT
Lot 173

Davis, Gene, American (1920-1985)

Estimate: $100 - $1,500

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
  • Title: "Royal Curtain" ,
  • Medium:silkscreen, on Arches archival paper
  • signed in pencil by the artist , numbered 142/250
  • Publisher-Year:
    1980
  • Size: ,sheet: 30 x 21 inches (76 x 53 cm.) ,
  • See Provenance for Additional Information

Condition

In fine fresh condition, sheet never framed., Sold unframed

 

 


Note: An American Color Field painter known especially for his paintings of vertical stripes of color. Known for his dazzling and immediately recognizable stripe paintings, Gene Davis emerged from the ranks of the Washington Color School to national prominence. Davis, who helped make Washington, D.C., a center of contemporary art, played a significant national and international role in the color abstraction movement.