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    Sale 7740

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    1 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 208

    Ed Ruscha

    The Teepees

    Price Realised  

    Ed Ruscha
    The Teepees
    signed and dated 'Ed Ruscha 1987' (on the reverse)
    acrylic on canvas
    37 7/8 x 78 1/8in. (96.1 x 198.5cm.)
    Painted in 1987


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    Provenance

    Leo Castelli Gallery, New York.
    Robert Miller Gallery, New York.
    Stan Cohen, Atlanta.
    Anon. sale, Sotheby's New York, 20 November 1997, lot 235.
    Acquired at the above sale by the previous owner.
    Private Collection, London.


    Literature

    Gagosian Gallery (ed.), Edward Ruscha, Catalogue Raisonné of the Paintings 1983-1987, vol. III, New York 2007, no. P1987.40 (illustrated in colour, p. 349).


    Exhibited

    New York, Robert Miller Gallery, Ed Ruscha: New Paintings, November 1987.