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    Sale 2093

    Open House

    30 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 214

    Bernar Venet (b. 1941)

    Untitled
    signed and dated 'Venet Bernar 67' (on the reverse), signed and dated again 'Venet Bernar 67' (on the stretcher)
    oil on canvas
    21¼ x 14¼ in. (54 x 36.2 cm.)
    Painted in 1967.

    Mathematics by Computation
    signed twice, inscribed, titled and dated 'Mathematics by computation Venet Bernar 1968. N.Y. For George Venet Bernar' (lower right)
    off-set lithograph printed on graph paper
    21½ x 29 in. (54.6 x 73.7 cm.)
    Executed in 1968.

    Interaction of Stellar Wind with Diffuse Nebulae
    stamped with artist name and numbered 'BERNAR VENET no. 3' (on the
    reverse)
    silkscreen on board
    14 x 11¼ in. (35.6 x 28.6 cm.)

    Interaction of Stellar Wind with Diffuse Nebulae
    stamped with artist name and numbered 'BERNAR VENT no. 2' (on the
    reverse)
    silkscreen on board
    14 x 11¼ in. (35.6 x 28.6 cm.)

    Interaction of Stellar Wind with Diffuse Nebulae
    stamped with artist name, signed twice, numbered and dated twice 'BENAR VENET Venet Bernar 1968 venet Bernar 1968 no 1' (on the reverse)
    silkscreen on board
    14 x 11¼ in. (35.6 x 28.6 cm.)
    Executed in 1968. (5)

    Price Realised  

    Bernar Venet (b. 1941)
    Untitled
    signed and dated 'Venet Bernar 67' (on the reverse), signed and dated again 'Venet Bernar 67' (on the stretcher)
    oil on canvas
    21¼ x 14¼ in. (54 x 36.2 cm.)
    Painted in 1967.

    Mathematics by Computation
    signed twice, inscribed, titled and dated 'Mathematics by computation Venet Bernar 1968. N.Y. For George Venet Bernar' (lower right)
    off-set lithograph printed on graph paper
    21½ x 29 in. (54.6 x 73.7 cm.)
    Executed in 1968.

    Interaction of Stellar Wind with Diffuse Nebulae
    stamped with artist name and numbered 'BERNAR VENET no. 3' (on the
    reverse)
    silkscreen on board
    14 x 11¼ in. (35.6 x 28.6 cm.)

    Interaction of Stellar Wind with Diffuse Nebulae
    stamped with artist name and numbered 'BERNAR VENT no. 2' (on the
    reverse)
    silkscreen on board
    14 x 11¼ in. (35.6 x 28.6 cm.)

    Interaction of Stellar Wind with Diffuse Nebulae
    stamped with artist name, signed twice, numbered and dated twice 'BENAR VENET Venet Bernar 1968 venet Bernar 1968 no 1' (on the reverse)
    silkscreen on board
    14 x 11¼ in. (35.6 x 28.6 cm.)
    Executed in 1968. (5)


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    Provenance

    Acquired from the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago by the present owner


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that Mathematics by Computation is an off-set lithograph printed on graph paper rather than a pen, ink and graphite on graph paper as mentioned in the printed catalogue.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of George L. and Dorothy A. Sturman