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Cy Twombly

 (1928 - 2011)
Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly was active/lived in Virginia, New York / Italy.  Cy Twombly is known for improvisational line drawing, minimalism.

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly

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Upcoming and past   614
% Lots Sold 75%
High auction price $70,530,000
High auction price date 11/11/2015
High price / sq. inch $15,203
High price / sq. inch date 11/12/2014

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Natural History Part I Mushrooms: No. IV
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Title:  
Natural History Part I Mushrooms: No. IV


Hammer Price*:  Event coming soon
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Low Estimate:    $7,000
High Estimate:   $10,000



Signature:           Signed Initials
Size:                      29.88" x 22.00"
                               (75.90cm x 55.88cm)
Created:               1974
Medium:               Lithograph with collotype in colors with collage and touches of hand-coloring, on Rives Couronne paper

Auction Lot:        45
Auction House:  Phillips
Auction Date:     04/24/2018

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Natural History Part I Mushrooms: No. VII
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Natural History Part I Mushrooms: No. VII


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Low Estimate:    $7,000
High Estimate:   $10,000



Signature:           Signed Initials
Size:                      29.88" x 22.00"
                               (75.90cm x 55.88cm)
Edition:    94/98
Created:               1974
Medium:               Lithograph with collotype in colors with collage and touches of hand-coloring, on Rives Couronne paper

Auction Lot:        46
Auction House:  Phillips
Auction Date:     04/24/2018

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Natural History Part I Mushrooms: No. X
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Natural History Part I Mushrooms: No. X


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Low Estimate:    $7,000
High Estimate:   $10,000



Signature:           Signed Initials
Size:                      29.88" x 22.00"
                               (75.90cm x 55.88cm)
Edition:    74/98
Created:               1974
Medium:               Lithograph with collotype in colors with collage and touches of hand-coloring, on Rives Couronne paper

Auction Lot:        47
Auction House:  Phillips
Auction Date:     04/24/2018

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Natural History Part I Mushrooms: No. VIII
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Natural History Part I Mushrooms: No. VIII


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Low Estimate:    $7,000
High Estimate:   $10,000



Signature:           Signed Initials
Size:                      29.88" x 22.00"
                               (75.90cm x 55.88cm)
Created:               1974
Medium:               Lithograph with collotype in colors with collage and touches of hand-coloring, on Rives Couronne paper

Auction Lot:        48
Auction House:  Phillips
Auction Date:     04/24/2018

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Untitled
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Title:  
Untitled


Sales Price**:     $799,310  (£609,000)
**(Includes auction fee to buyer)
Low Estimate:    $656,250  (£500,000)
High Estimate:   $918,750  (£700,000)



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      27.52" x 39.02"
                               (69.90cm x 99.10cm)
Created:               1964
Medium:              Pencil , colored pencil and ballpoint pen / Paper

Auction Lot:        12
Auction House:  Phillips
Auction Date:     03/08/2018

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-On Returning from Tonnicoda
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Title:  
On Returning from Tonnicoda


Sales Price**:     $1,743,980  (£1,328,750)
**(Includes auction fee to buyer)
Low Estimate:    $918,750  (£700,000)
High Estimate:   $1,312,500  (£1,000,000)



Signature:           Inscribed and Signed
Size:                      27.56" x 39.37"
                               (70.00cm x 100.00cm)
Created:               1973
Medium:              Oil with wax crayon and pencil / Paper

Auction Lot:        7
Auction House:  
Christie's London, King Street
Auction Date:     03/06/2018

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Untitled
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Untitled


Sales Price**:     $767,480  (£584,750)
**(Includes auction fee to buyer)
Low Estimate:    $459,380  (£350,000)
High Estimate:   $590,630  (£450,000)



Signature:           Inscribed and Signed
Size:                      29.33" x 41.89"
                               (74.50cm x 106.40cm)
Created:               1963
Medium:              Colored Pencil and pencil / Paper

Auction Lot:        16
Auction House:  
Christie's London, King Street
Auction Date:     03/06/2018

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-UNTITLED
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UNTITLED


Hammer Price*:  -not sold-
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Low Estimate:    $150,000
High Estimate:   $200,000



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      33.88" x 26.75"
                               (86.06cm x 67.95cm)
Created:               1965
Medium:              Pastel and graphite with colored pencil / Paper

Auction Lot:        45
Auction House:  Sotheby's New York
Auction Date:     03/02/2018

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-UNTITLED
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UNTITLED


Sales Price**:     $187,500
**(Includes auction fee to buyer)
Low Estimate:    $150,000
High Estimate:   $200,000



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      33.88" x 26.50"
                               (86.06cm x 67.31cm)
Created:               1965
Medium:              Pastel and graphite with colored pencil / Paper

Auction Lot:        46
Auction House:  Sotheby's New York
Auction Date:     03/02/2018

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Note II
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Title:  
Note II


Sales Price**:     $112,500
**(Includes auction fee to buyer)
Low Estimate:    $60,000
High Estimate:   $90,000



Signature:           Signed Initials
Size:                      8.75" x 10.75"
                               (22.23cm x 27.31cm)
Edition:    Unique trial proof aside from the edition of 14
Created:               1967
Medium:               Etching on Auvergne handmade paper

Auction Lot:        125
Auction House:  
Los Angeles Modern Auctions (LAMA)
Auction Date:     02/25/2018

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Natural History Part I. Mushrooms. 1974
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Natural History Part I. Mushrooms. 1974


Hammer Price*:  not communicated
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Low Estimate:    $3,481  (€3,000)
High Estimate:   n/a



Signature:           Signed
Size:                      29.92" x 22.05"
                               (76.00cm x 56.00cm)
Edition:    5/48
Created:               not given
Medium:              Crayon on lithography and collage / Paper

Auction Lot:        143
Auction House:  Fernando Duran
Auction Date:     12/27/2017-12/28/2017

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Portrait of Henry Heymann
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Title:  
Portrait of Henry Heymann


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Low Estimate:    $100,000
High Estimate:   $150,000
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Size:                      45.00" x 33.00"
                               (114.30cm x 83.82cm)
Created:               1956
Medium:              Oil and graphite / Canvas

Auction Lot:        69025
Auction House:  Heritage Auctions
Auction Date:     11/30/2017

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Senza titolo
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Senza titolo


Sales Price**:     $543,390  (€468,200)
**(Includes auction fee to buyer)
Low Estimate:    $464,240  (€400,000)
High Estimate:   $696,360  (€600,000)



Signature:           Signed
Size:                      19.69" x 27.56"
                               (50.00cm x 70.00cm)
Created:               1962
Medium:              wax crayons, colored pencils, binder and graphite / Paper

Auction Lot:        95
Auction House:  BlindArte
Auction Date:     11/29/2017

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-UNTITLED
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Title:  
UNTITLED


Sales Price**:     $615,000
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Low Estimate:    $500,000
High Estimate:   $700,000



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      27.50" x 39.38"
                               (69.85cm x 100.03cm)
Created:               1961
Medium:              Pencil and wax crayon / Paper

Auction Lot:        178
Auction House:  Sotheby's New York
Auction Date:     11/17/2017

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-UNTITLED (ROMAN NOTE)
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Title:  
UNTITLED (ROMAN NOTE)


Sales Price**:     $2,835,000
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Low Estimate:    $1,200,000
High Estimate:   $1,800,000



Signature:           Unavailable
Size:                      27.63" x 34.38"
                               (70.18cm x 87.33cm)
Created:               1970
Medium:              Oil , wax crayon and pencil / Paper on board

Auction Lot:        5
Auction House:  Sotheby's New York
Auction Date:     11/16/2017

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Untitled
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Untitled


Sales Price**:     $7,515,000
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Low Estimate:    $6,000,000
High Estimate:   $8,000,000



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      99.25" x 72.75"
                               (252.10cm x 184.79cm)
Created:               2004
Medium:              Acrylic on wooden panel

Auction Lot:        29
Auction House:  Phillips
Auction Date:     11/16/2017

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Untitled (estimate upon request)
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Untitled (estimate upon request)


Sales Price**:     $46,437,500
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Low Estimate:    n/a
High Estimate:   n/a



Signature:           Unavailable
Size:                      128.00" x 194.50"
                               (325.12cm x 494.03cm)
Created:               2005
Medium:              Acrylic / Canvas

Auction Lot:        15B
Auction House:  
Christie's New York, Rockefeller Center
Auction Date:     11/15/2017

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Sunset (estimate upon request)
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Sunset (estimate upon request)


Sales Price**:     $27,312,500
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Low Estimate:    n/a
High Estimate:   n/a



Signature:           Unavailable
Size:                      55.75" x 70.88"
                               (141.61cm x 180.04cm)
Created:               1957
Medium:              Oil based house paint, wax crayon, colored pencil and lead pencil / Canvas

Auction Lot:        17B
Auction House:  
Christie's New York, Rockefeller Center
Auction Date:     11/15/2017

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Lycian drawing
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Title:  
Lycian drawing


Sales Price**:     $2,365,300  (£1,808,750)
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Low Estimate:    $1,307,700  (£1,000,000)
High Estimate:   $1,961,550  (£1,500,000)



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      39.25" x 27.52"
                               (99.70cm x 69.90cm)
Created:               1982
Medium:              Oil , wax crayon and pencil / Paper

Auction Lot:        30
Auction House:  
Christie's London, King Street
Auction Date:     10/06/2017

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-UNTITLED
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Title:  
UNTITLED


Sales Price**:     $8,446,180  (£6,402,500)
**(Includes auction fee to buyer)
Low Estimate:    $7,255,600  (£5,500,000)
High Estimate:   $9,894,000  (£7,500,000)



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      51.38" x 59.25"
                               (130.50cm x 150.50cm)
Created:               1962
Medium:              Oil and graphite / Canvas

Auction Lot:        13
Auction House:  
Sotheby's London, New Bond Street
Auction Date:     10/05/2017

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-8 Odi di Orazio
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Title:  
8 Odi di Orazio


Hammer Price*:  -not sold-
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Low Estimate:    $52,770  (£40,000)
High Estimate:   $79,150  (£60,000)



Signature:           Signed and Titled
Size:                      19.69" x 13.78"
                               (50.00cm x 35.00cm)
Created:               1968
Medium:              Pencil / Paper

Auction Lot:        122
Auction House:  Phillips
Auction Date:     10/05/2017

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Untitled
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Untitled


Sales Price**:     $695,190  (£524,750)
**(Includes auction fee to buyer)
Low Estimate:    $264,960  (£200,000)
High Estimate:   $397,440  (£300,000)



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      13.19" x 14.09"
                               (33.50cm x 35.80cm)
Created:               1961
Medium:              Pencil and wax crayon and coloured pencil / Paper

Auction Lot:        44
Auction House:  
Christie's London, King Street
Auction Date:     10/03/2017

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Tulips, Rome
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Title:  
Tulips, Rome


Sales Price**:     $24,390  (£18,750)
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Low Estimate:    $10,410  (£8,000)
High Estimate:   $15,610  (£12,000)



Signature:           Signed Initials
Size:                      6.18" x 5.94"
                               (15.70cm x 15.10cm)
Edition:    3/6
Created:               1985
Medium:              Dry-printing on cardboard

Auction Lot:        14
Auction House:  
Christie's London, King Street
Auction Date:     09/15/2017

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Lemon, Gaeta
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Title:  
Lemon, Gaeta


Sales Price**:     $29,270  (£22,500)
**(Includes auction fee to buyer)
Low Estimate:    $10,410  (£8,000)
High Estimate:   $15,610  (£12,000)



Signature:           Signed Initials
Size:                      10.16" x 9.92"
                               (25.80cm x 25.20cm)
Created:               2008
Medium:              Dry-printing on cardboard

Auction Lot:        15
Auction House:  
Christie's London, King Street
Auction Date:     09/15/2017

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Untitled
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Untitled


Hammer Price*:  -not sold-
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Low Estimate:    $103,800  (£80,000)
High Estimate:   $155,700  (£120,000)



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      27.17" x 19.29"
                               (69.00cm x 49.00cm)
Created:               1981
Medium:              Pastel with crayon and collage / Paper

Auction Lot:        195
Auction House:  Phillips
Auction Date:     06/30/2017

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