Jacob Lawrence

Red Earth – Georgia

Found at Christies, New York
20th Century Evening Sale, Lot 31 C
11. Nov - 11. Nov 2021
Estimate: 2.000.000 - 3.000.000 USD
Price realised: 4.470.000 USD
JACOB LAWRENCE (1917-2000)
Red Earth – Georgia
signed and dated 'Jacob Lawrence 1947' (lower right)
tempera on board
20 1/8 x 24 in. (51.1 x 61 cm.)
Painted in 1947.

Upper estimate price exceeded by 49 %.

The work Red Earth – Georgia by Jacob Lawrence was sold in the 20th Century Evening Sale auction at Christies in New York in November 2021. It achieved a price of USD 4,470,000.00 (€ 3,960,308.32), exceeding the upper end of the estimate range by 49%. Other works by Jacob Lawrence have achieved even higher prices, we observed the highest auction result so far of USD 6,169,800.00 (€ 5,448,909.30) in November 2018 for the work The Businessmen.

Oberer Schätzpreis um 49 % übertroffen

Die Arbeit Red Earth – Georgia von Jacob Lawrence wurde im November 2021 in der Auktion 20th Century Evening Sale bei Christies in New York versteigert. Sie erzielte dabei einen Preis von USD 4.470.000,00 (€ 3.960.308,32) und übertraf damit das obere Ende der Schätzpreisspanne um 49%. Andere Arbeiten von Jacob Lawrence haben noch höhere Preise erzielt - wir haben das bisher höchste Auktionsergebnis von USD 6.169.800,00 (€ 5.448.909,30) im November 2018 für die Arbeit The Businessmen beobachtet.

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