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    Sale 2168

    Post War and Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 128

    Robert Longo (b. 1955)

    Dreams with the Wrong Solutions

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    Robert Longo (b. 1955)
    Dreams with the Wrong Solutions
    signed, titled and inscribed 'for Betty Robert Longo "Prayers on Fire" (lower center of left element); signed with initials, titled, dedicated and dated 'For BF "Crying in Public," "Pressure on Heaven", "Songs of Surrender" RL 92 (lower edge of remaining elements)
    four elements--watercolor, gold leaf, enamel and paper collage on paper
    each: 10 x 7 in. (25.4 x 17.7 cm.)
    Executed in 1992. (4)


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    Dreams with the Wrong Solutions is a study for four large scale free standing paintings at the Grosse Festspiellhaus, Salzburg.

    Provenance

    Gift from the artist to the present owner, 1992


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of Betty Feeman