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    Sale 2168

    Post War and Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 238

    Ellsworth Kelly (b. 1923)

    Dark Blue Panel

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    Estimate

    Ellsworth Kelly (b. 1923)
    Dark Blue Panel
    stamped with the artist's signature, title and date 'Kelly DARK BLUE PANEL 8/9' (on an aluminum plaque affixed to the reverse)
    wall relief--painted aluminum
    31½ x 29 x 1¾ in. (80 x 73.6 x 4.4 cm.)
    Executed in 1982. This work is number eight from an edition of nine.


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    Provenance

    Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles
    John Berggruen Gallery, Los Angeles
    Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York, 19 February 1988, lot 179


    Literature

    P. Sims & E. Pulitzer, Ellsworth Kelly: Sculpture, New York, 1982, no. 128, p. 175 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Ellsworth Kelly: Sculpture, December 1982-February 1983, pl. 20 (illustrated, another example exhibited).