• Post-War & Contemporary Mornin auction at Christies

    Sale 2220

    Post-War & Contemporary Morning Session

    11 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 139

    Ed Ruscha (b. 1937)

    Bull on Fire

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Ed Ruscha (b. 1937)
    Bull on Fire
    signed and dated 'Edward Ruscha 1963' (on the reverse)
    acrylic and graphite on unstretched canvas
    9 x 13¾ in. (22.8 x 34.9 cm.)
    Painted in 1963.


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    This work will appear in the forthcoming Ed Ruscha: Catalogue Raisonne of the Works on Paper, Volume 1: 1956-1969.

    Provenance

    Robert and Lynne Dean, Berkeley
    Harvey Sande, Berkeley
    James Corcoran Gallery, Los Angeles
    Acquired from the above by the previous owner
    By descent to the present owner