Romare Bearden (American, 1911–1988)
Sunset (Mysterious Woman)
Titled, dated and signed '1981 Romare Bearden' on label verso, collage and mixed-media on fiberboard
14 x 18 in. (35.6 x 45.7cm)
Executed in 1980.
Private Collection, New York, New York.
"Romare Bearden: Narrations," Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase College, State University of New York, New York, September 22-December 29, 2002; and Flint Institute of Arts, Flint, Michigan, February 7-April 23, 2003; and Delaware Art Museum (First USA Riverfront Art Center), Wilmington, Delaware, May 22-July 20, 2003 (traveling exhibition, exhibited as Mysterious Woman in Swamp).

Estimate $12,000-18,000

Sold for $96,875 (buyer's premium included)