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    Sale 2093

    Open House

    30 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 65

    Bob Thompson (1936-1966)

    Study for Ascension to the Heavens

    Price Realised  

    Bob Thompson (1936-1966)
    Study for Ascension to the Heavens
    signed and dated 'BThompson '63' (lower left)
    gouache and pastel on paper
    24 x 18¾ in. (61 x 47.6 cm.)
    Painted in 1963.


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    Provenance

    Vanderwoude Tannenbaum Gallery, New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Exhibited

    Lubbock, Museum of Texas Tech University; Colorado Springs, Center for Contemporary Art; Moscow, Pritchard Art Gallery; Jackson, Smith Robertson Cultural Center; College Station, Stark University Center Galleries; Newport News, Peninsula Fine Arts Center; Baton Rouge, Shaw Center for the Arts; Los Angeles, California African American Museum; Bermuda, Bermuda National Gallery, Living With Art, January 2003-February 2008.