• Post-War & Contemporary Mornin auction at Christies

    Sale 2220

    Post-War & Contemporary Morning Session

    11 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 180

    Dove Bradshaw (b. 1949)

    Dove Bradshaw (b. 1949)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Dove Bradshaw (b. 1949)
    Untitled (Carbon Removal)
    signed and dated '7.2.1981 Dove Bradshaw' (on the backing board)
    carbon paper
    5 x 4½ in. (12.7 x 11.4 cm.)
    Executed in 1981.

    Exhibited: Los Angeles, The Museum of Contemporary Art; Houston, The Menil Collection; New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum; Tokyo, Art Tower Mito Contemporary Art Center, Rolywholyover A Circus, September 1993-June 1995.


    Untitled
    signed, inscribed and dated 'Dove Bradshaw 2/10/1994 for Merce Cunningham' (on the reverse)
    watercolor on paper mounted on canvas laid down on panel
    7½ x 7½ in. (19 x 19 cm.)
    Painted in 1994.


    Untitled
    signed and dated '8 19 1990 Dove Bradshaw' (on the reverse)
    graphite on paper
    10¼ x 19¼ in. (26 x 48.9 cm.)
    Executed in 1990.


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    Provenance

    Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner


    Saleroom Notice

    The artist has confirmed that the title of the 7½ x 7½ in. work is Full and that its medium is pigment, varnish, and gesso on linen over wood."


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of John Cage and Merce Cunningham, Sold to Benefit the Merce Cunningham Trust