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    Sale 2127

    Open House

    12 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 192

    Alex Katz (b. 1927)

    11 PM
    signed and dated 'Alex Katz 91' (upper right); titled '11 PM' (on the reverse)
    oil on masonite
    12 x 9 in. (30.4 x 22.8 cm.)
    Painted in 1991.

    Open Door
    signed and dated 'Alex Katz 91' (upper right); titled and dated again 'OPEN DOOR, 1991' (on the reverse)
    oil on board
    12 x 9 in. (30.4 x 22.8 cm.)
    Painted in 1991. (2)

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    Alex Katz (b. 1927)
    11 PM
    signed and dated 'Alex Katz 91' (upper right); titled '11 PM' (on the reverse)
    oil on masonite
    12 x 9 in. (30.4 x 22.8 cm.)
    Painted in 1991.

    Open Door
    signed and dated 'Alex Katz 91' (upper right); titled and dated again 'OPEN DOOR, 1991' (on the reverse)
    oil on board
    12 x 9 in. (30.4 x 22.8 cm.)
    Painted in 1991. (2)


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    These works are studies for larger paintings.

    Provenance

    Peter Blum Gallery, New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private American Collection


    Exhibited

    Trenton, Galleria Civica di Arte Contemporanea, Alex Katz, 1999, nos. 69 and 70.