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    Sale 2049

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Morning Session

    13 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 284

    Mel Ramos (b. 1935)

    Teddy Bare

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Mel Ramos (b. 1935)
    Teddy Bare
    signed and dated 'Mel Ramos 2003' (lower right)
    watercolor and graphite on paper
    image: 18¼ x 15¾ in. (46.4 x 40 cm.)
    sheet: 25¾ x 22½ in. (65.4 x 56.5 cm.)
    Painted in 2003.


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    Provenance

    Galerie Terminus, Munich
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Literature

    D. Kuspit, Mel Ramos Pop Fantasies: The Complete Paintings, New York, 2004, p. 229 (illustrated in color).