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    Sale 1998

    Post -War And Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 185

    Ed Ruscha (b. 1937)

    Solid State

    Price Realised  

    Ed Ruscha (b. 1937)
    Solid State
    signed and dated 'Edward Ruscha '76' (lower right); signed again, titled and dated again '"SOLID STATE" Edward Ruscha 1976' (on the reverse)
    pastel on paper
    14 x 22 5/8 in. (35.6 x 57.6 cm.)
    Drawn in 1976.


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    This work will be included in the forthcoming Edward Ruscha. Catalogue Raisonné of Works on Paper. Volume II 1970-1979, edited by Dr. Rainer Crone and Dr. Petrus Schaesberg.

    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist by the present owner


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this work was included in the following exhibition:
    Tacoma Art Museum, What is Real? American Art 1960-1975 March-June 1994.


    Exhibited

    Tacoma Art Museum, What is Real? American Art 1960-1975 March-June 1994.