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    Sale 2169

    Post War and Contemporary Art Afternoon Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 341

    Peter Halley (b. 1953)

    Rectangular Prison with Smokestack

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Peter Halley (b. 1953)
    Rectangular Prison with Smokestack
    signed and dated 'Peter Halley 1987' (on the reverse)
    acrylic Day-Glo and acrylic Roll-a-Tex on canvas
    72½ x 124½ in. (184.1 x 316.2 cm.)
    Painted in 1987.


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    Provenance

    Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles
    Anon. sale; Phillips de Pury & Luxembourg, New York, 14 May 2003, lot 33
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner


    Literature

    C. Reynolds, ed., Peter Halley: Maintain Speed, New York 2000 p. 201 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Paris, Galerie Patrick Sequin, Peter Halley, March-May 2002.