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    Sale 2048

    Post-War & Contemporary Evening Sale

    12 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 44

    Agnes Martin (1912-2004)


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    Agnes Martin (1912-2004)
    signed and dated 'a. martin 1963' (on the backing board)
    ink on paper
    12 x 9½ in. (30.5 x 24.1 cm.)
    Executed in 1963.

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    Robert Elkon Gallery, New York
    S.I. Newhouse, New York
    Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York, 18 November 1999, lot 246
    Acquired from the above sale by the present owner

    Pre-Lot Text

    Master Drawings of American Post-War Art: A Private Collection


    New York, The Drawing Center, 3X Abstraction: New Methods of Drawing by Hilma af Klint, Emma Kunz, and Agnes Martin, March-May 2005, p. 151, no. 75 (illustrated in color).