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    Sale 2168

    Post War and Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 127

    Robert Longo (b. 1955)

    Study for Ornamental Love II

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Robert Longo (b. 1955)
    Study for Ornamental Love II
    signed and dated 'Robert Longo 83' (lower right of left element); signed again 'Robert Longo' (lower right of central and right elements); each numbered consecutively (1, 2, 3) (lower left of each element)
    triptych--charcoal, watercolor and graphite on paper
    overall: 28 x 62 in. (71.1 x 157.4 cm.)
    Drawn in 1983. (3)


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    Provenance

    Metro Pictures, New York
    Larry Gagosian Gallery, Los Angeles
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, November 8, 1984


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF BETTY FREEMAN