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    Sale 2169

    Post War and Contemporary Art Afternoon Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 307

    John Wesley (b. 1928)

    Untitled

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    John Wesley (b. 1928)
    Untitled
    signed and dated 'John Wesley 1991' (on the reverse)
    acrylic on canvas
    40 x 54¼ in. (101.6 x 137.7 cm.)
    Painted in 1991.


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    Provenance

    Galerie Rolf Ricke, Cologne
    Private collection, New York
    Fredericks & Freiser Gallery, New York


    Literature

    Einfach Kunst. Sammlung Rolf Ricke, exh. cat., Neues Museum/Verlag für Moderne Kunst, 2002, p. 41 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Cologne, Galerie Rolf Ricke, John Wesley, January-February 1994.
    Bologna, Galleria d'Arte Moderna di Bologna, The Nude: Ideal and Reality, From Neoclassicism to Today, January-May 2004, no.168, pp. 199, 300 (illustrated).
    London, Waddington Galleries, John Wesley: Works on Paper & Paintings, April 2008, no. 2 (illustrated).