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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   647
% Lots Sold 77%
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-UNTITLED
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Hammer Price*:  Event coming soon
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Low Estimate:    $200,000
High Estimate:   $300,000



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      27.63" x 39.38"
                               (70.18cm x 100.03cm)
Created:               1961
Medium:              Oil , crayon, graphite and pen / Paper

Auction Lot:        30
Auction House:  Sotheby's New York
Auction Date:     09/26/2019

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Untitled (Notes from a Tower), 1961
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Untitled (Notes from a Tower), 1961


Sales Price**:     $420,720  (€362,500)
**(Includes auction fee to buyer)
Low Estimate:    $208,910  (€180,000)
High Estimate:   $278,540  (€240,000)



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      13.11" x 14.02"
                               (33.30cm x 35.60cm)
Created:               1961
Medium:              Pencil wax chalks and color pen / Paper

Auction Lot:        137
Auction House:  Ketterer Kunst, Munich
Auction Date:     06/07/2019

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Untitled (Notes from a Tower), 1961
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Untitled (Notes from a Tower), 1961


Sales Price**:     $435,230  (€375,000)
**(Includes auction fee to buyer)
Low Estimate:    $208,910  (€180,000)
High Estimate:   $278,540  (€240,000)



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      13.07" x 13.98"
                               (33.20cm x 35.50cm)
Created:               1961
Medium:              Pencil wax chalks and color pen / Paper

Auction Lot:        138
Auction House:  Ketterer Kunst, Munich
Auction Date:     06/07/2019

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-DEATH OF GIULIANO DE MEDICI
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Title:  
DEATH OF GIULIANO DE MEDICI


Sales Price**:     $2,180,000
**(Includes auction fee to buyer)
Low Estimate:    $1,800,000
High Estimate:   $2,500,000



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      39.38" x 31.50"
                               (100.03cm x 80.01cm)
Created:               1962
Medium:              Oil , wax crayon and graphite / Canvas

Auction Lot:        109
Auction House:  Sotheby's New York
Auction Date:     05/17/2019

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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:    $400,000
High Estimate:   $600,000



Signature:           Unavailable
Size:                      26.63" x 34.00"
                               (67.64cm x 86.36cm)
Created:               1967
Medium:               Graphite / Cardboard

Auction Lot:        152
Auction House:  Sotheby's New York
Auction Date:     05/17/2019

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Untitled
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Untitled


Sales Price**:     $4,700,000
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Low Estimate:    $4,000,000
High Estimate:   $6,000,000



Signature:           Inscribed and Signed
Size:                      55.00" x 34.00"
                               (139.70cm x 86.36cm)
Created:               1970
Medium:              Oil on wax crayon on two joined sheets of paper

Auction Lot:        38
Auction House:  Phillips New York
Auction Date:     05/16/2019

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Untitled
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Untitled


Sales Price**:     $187,500
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Low Estimate:    $200,000
High Estimate:   $300,000



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      29.50" x 41.38"
                               (74.93cm x 105.11cm)
Created:               1974
Medium:              Colored Pencil ,wax crayon, tape, printed paper collage / Paper

Auction Lot:        719
Auction House:  
Christie's New York, Rockefeller Center
Auction Date:     05/16/2019

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Portrait of Ann D'Almeida
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Title:  
Portrait of Ann D'Almeida


Sales Price**:     $975,000
**(Includes auction fee to buyer)
Low Estimate:    $350,000
High Estimate:   $550,000



Signature:           Unavailable
Size:                      58.88" x 49.00"
                               (149.56cm x 124.46cm)
Created:               1967
Medium:              oil-based house paint, waxy crayon, graphite / Canvas

Auction Lot:        720
Auction House:  
Christie's New York, Rockefeller Center
Auction Date:     05/16/2019

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Portrait of George D'Almeida
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Portrait of George D'Almeida


Sales Price**:     $1,035,000
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Low Estimate:    $350,000
High Estimate:   $550,000



Signature:           Signed and Titled
Size:                      58.88" x 49.00"
                               (149.56cm x 124.46cm)
Created:               1967
Medium:              oil-based house paint, waxy crayon, graphite / Canvas

Auction Lot:        721
Auction House:  
Christie's New York, Rockefeller Center
Auction Date:     05/16/2019

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Untitled
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Untitled


Sales Price**:     $649,690  (£495,000)
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Low Estimate:    $525,000  (£400,000)
High Estimate:   $787,500  (£600,000)



Signature:           Inscribed
Size:                      34.17" x 13.78"
                               (86.80cm x 35.00cm)
Created:               1971
Medium:              Gouache , oil pastel and graphite / Paper

Auction Lot:        27
Auction House:  Phillips London
Auction Date:     03/07/2019

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Untitled
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Untitled


Sales Price**:     $3,243,520  (£2,471,250)
**(Includes auction fee to buyer)
Low Estimate:    $918,750  (£700,000)
High Estimate:   $1,312,500  (£1,000,000)



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      27.56" x 34.45"
                               (70.00cm x 87.50cm)
Created:               1970
Medium:              Oil and graphite and wax crayon / Paper

Auction Lot:        245
Auction House:  
Christie's London, King Street
Auction Date:     03/07/2019

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Untitled (Ramifications)
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Untitled (Ramifications)


Sales Price**:     $802,270  (£611,250)
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Low Estimate:    $787,500  (£600,000)
High Estimate:   $1,050,000  (£800,000)



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      33.27" x 27.24"
                               (84.50cm x 69.20cm)
Created:               1971
Medium:              Oil and graphite and wax crayon / Card

Auction Lot:        27
Auction House:  
Christie's London, King Street
Auction Date:     03/06/2019

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-"Senza titolo" 1961-1963
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"Senza titolo" 1961-1963


Hammer Price*:  $290,150  (€250,000)
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Low Estimate:    $232,120  (€200,000)
High Estimate:   $348,180  (€300,000)



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      19.29" x 27.64"
                               (49.00cm x 70.20cm)
Created:               1961-63
Medium:              Pencil , coloured pencil, wax crayon, and ballpoint / Cardboard

Auction Lot:        95
Auction House:  Il Ponte
Auction Date:     12/18/2018-12/19/2018

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Natural History Part I, No. III, Mushrooms (Bastian 44)
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Natural History Part I, No. III, Mushrooms (Bastian 44)


Sales Price**:     $5,740  (£4,375)
**(Includes auction fee to buyer)
Low Estimate:    $3,937  (£3,000)
High Estimate:   $6,560  (£5,000)



Signature:           Signed Initials
Size:                      29.72" x 22.05"
                               (75.50cm x 56.00cm)
Created:               1974
Medium:               Lithograph with collotype in colours, with hand-collage and touches of crayon / Paper

Auction Lot:        143
Auction House:  Bonhams Bond Street
Auction Date:     12/18/2018

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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:    $232,120  (€200,000)
High Estimate:   $348,180  (€300,000)



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      8.78" x 11.69"
                               (22.30cm x 29.70cm)
Created:               April 1961
Medium:              Pencil and colored crayons / Paper

Auction Lot:        12
Auction House:  Sotheby's Milan
Auction Date:     11/28/2018-11/29/2018

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Untitled
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Untitled


Sales Price**:     $3,135,000
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Low Estimate:    $1,200,000
High Estimate:   $1,800,000



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      27.38" x 34.38"
                               (69.55cm x 87.33cm)
Created:               1970
Medium:              Oil , wax crayon and graphite / Paper

Auction Lot:        132
Auction House:  Sotheby's New York
Auction Date:     11/15/2018

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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.


Sales Price**:     $8,750
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Low Estimate:    $7,000
High Estimate:   $10,000



Signature:           Signed Initials
Size:                      29.75" x 21.88"
                               (75.57cm x 55.58cm)
Edition:    53/98
Created:               1974
Medium:               Color lithograph with mixed-media collage on Rives Couronne rag paper

Auction Lot:        167
Auction House:  Swann Galleries
Auction Date:     11/15/2018

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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.


Sales Price**:     $8,750
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Low Estimate:    $7,000
High Estimate:   $10,000



Signature:           Signed Initials
Size:                      29.75" x 21.88"
                               (75.57cm x 55.58cm)
Edition:    53/98
Created:               1974
Medium:               Color lithograph with mixed-media collage on Rives Couronne rag paper

Auction Lot:        168
Auction House:  Swann Galleries
Auction Date:     11/15/2018

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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:    $500,000
High Estimate:   $700,000



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      27.63" x 39.38"
                               (70.18cm x 100.03cm)
Created:               1961
Medium:              Oil , crayon, graphite and pen / Paper

Auction Lot:        218
Auction House:  Sotheby's New York
Auction Date:     11/15/2018

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


Sales Price**:     $2,895,000
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Low Estimate:    $2,500,000
High Estimate:   $3,500,000



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      27.75" x 34.38"
                               (70.49cm x 87.33cm)
Created:               1970
Medium:              Oil and wax crayon / Paper

Auction Lot:        14
Auction House:  Sotheby's New York
Auction Date:     11/14/2018

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


Sales Price**:     $8,653,600
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Low Estimate:    $6,000,000
High Estimate:   $8,000,000



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      66.50" x 79.00"
                               (168.91cm x 200.66cm)
Created:               1964
Medium:              Oil , pencil and wax crayon / Canvas

Auction Lot:        31
Auction House:  Sotheby's New York
Auction Date:     11/14/2018

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


Sales Price**:     $1,508,060  (£1,149,000)
**(Includes auction fee to buyer)
Low Estimate:    $459,380  (£350,000)
High Estimate:   $721,880  (£550,000)



Signature:           Inscribed and Signed
Size:                      27.50" x 39.38"
                               (69.85cm x 100.03cm)
Created:               1959
Medium:              Pencil , oil-based house paint, and wax crayon / Paper

Auction Lot:        9
Auction House:  Phillips London
Auction Date:     10/05/2018

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-Dithyrambus (2)
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Dithyrambus (2)


Hammer Price*:  -not sold-
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Low Estimate:    $590,630  (£450,000)
High Estimate:   $853,130  (£650,000)



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:  Dimensions not available
Created:               1976
Medium:               Collage (drawing paper, handmade paper, staples, transparent adhesive tape), oil paint, watercolour, wax crayon and pencil

Auction Lot:        22
Auction House:  Phillips London
Auction Date:     10/05/2018

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-UNTITLED
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UNTITLED


Sales Price**:     $1,824,380  (£1,390,000)
**(Includes auction fee to buyer)
Low Estimate:    $1,050,000  (£800,000)
High Estimate:   $1,575,000  (£1,200,000)



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      31.61" x 39.37"
                               (80.30cm x 100.00cm)
Created:               1961
Medium:              Oil , wax crayon and lead pencil / Canvas

Auction Lot:        41
Auction House:  
Sotheby's London, New Bond Street
Auction Date:     10/05/2018

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Cy (Edwin Parker Jr.) Twombly-UNTITLED
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UNTITLED


Sales Price**:     $1,509,380  (£1,150,000)
**(Includes auction fee to buyer)
Low Estimate:    $918,750  (£700,000)
High Estimate:   $1,312,500  (£1,000,000)



Signature:           Signed and Dated
Size:                      30.43" x 22.44"
                               (77.30cm x 57.00cm)
Created:               1990
Medium:              Acrylic / Paper

Auction Lot:        54
Auction House:  
Sotheby's London, New Bond Street
Auction Date:     10/05/2018

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