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    Sale 2168

    Post War and Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 147

    Ad Reinhardt (1913-1967)

    # 13--1953

    Price Realised  

    Ad Reinhardt (1913-1967)
    # 13--1953
    signed 'REINHARDT' (lower right); signed again and titled 'Ad Reinhardt '52' (on the stretcher)
    oil on canvas
    27 x 9 in. (68.5 x 22.8 cm.)
    Painted in 1952-1953.


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    Provenance

    Betty Parsons Gallery, New York
    Mr. and Mrs. Brian Watkins, acquired from the above
    Gift from the above to the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of the Montclair Art Museum, sold to benefit the Acquisition Endowment Fund


    Literature

    M. Kushner, A. Anreus, M., Grzesiak & V. Wageman, Three Hundred Years of American Painting, The Montclair Art Museum Collection, New York, 1989, p. 170 (illustrated).