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Modern Painting with Ionic Column by Roy Lichtenstein

Roy Lichtenstein

Modern Painting with Ionic Column, 1967

Acrylic, oil and graphite on canvas
157.5 x 208.6 cm (62 x 82.13 in)
Unique artwork
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Last recorded sale at Christie's, New York (16 May 2024)

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Past Sales
ImageSale dateAuction houseLocationSale nameLot No.EstimatePrice SoldConditionTitle
May 16, 2024
Christie'sNew York20th Century Evening Sale48B
$****** - ******
Modern Painting with Ionic Column
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Artwork Description



157.5 x 208.6 cm (62 x 82.13 in)


acrylic, oil and graphite on canvas


signed and dated ‘rf Lichtenstein ‘67" (on the reverse)


Leo Castelli Gallery, New York

Gardner and Jan Cowles, New York, 1968

Richard Benedek, New York

Fischer Fine Art Ltd., London, circa 1974

Anon. sale; Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, 18 May 1978, lot 267

Private collection

Private collection, by descent from the above, 2007

Private collection, Beverly Hills

Michael Altman Fine Art & Advisory Services, LLC, New York

Acquired from the above by the present owner


New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, 1967 Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, December 1967-February 1968, p. 10, no. 80.

Cleveland, New Gallery, Roy Lichtenstein: Major Works - Graphics - Posters, February-March 1969.

Stuttgart, Fischer Fine Art Ltd, Paintings by Colville, Lichtenstein and Linder, October 1974, pp. 6 and 12, no. 5 (illustrated).

Boston, Institute of Contemporary Art, Roy Lichtenstein: The Modern Work, 1965-1970, November-December 1978.


V. Lawford, “A Reflection of Now: Mr. and Mrs. Gardner Cowles"s New York Apartment Brilliantly Mirrors Today"s Surge for Nonstop Space,” Vogue, vol. 158, no. 6, 1 October 1971, pp. 182 and 184 (illustrated).

J. Coplans, ed., Roy Lichtenstein, New York, 1972, p. 149, no. VIII (illustrated).

Roy Lichtenstein: Modern Paintings, exh. cat., New York, Richard Gray Gallery, 2010, pp. 30-31, no. 34 (illustrated).

Lichtenstein: Kunst als Motiv, exh. cat., Cologne, Museum Ludwig, 2010, p. 180, no. S 178 (illustrated).

Lichtenstein: Meditations on Art, exh. cat., Milan Triennale, 2010, p. 180 (illustrated).

A. Theil, Roy Lichtenstein: A Catalogue Raisonné, digital, ongoing, no. RLCR 1398 (illustrated).



Lichtenstein, R.

Modern Painting with Ionic Column

signed and dated ‘rf Lichtenstein ‘67" (on the reverse)

acrylic, oil and graphite on canvas

62 x 82 1/8 in. (157.5 x 208.6 cm.)

Painted in 1967.