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    Sale 1998

    Post -War And Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 239

    Robert Cottingham (b. 1935)

    Schaefer Beer

    Price Realised  

    Robert Cottingham (b. 1935)
    Schaefer Beer
    signed, titled and dated 'SCHAEFER BEER 1976' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    78¾ x 78¾ in. (200 x 200 cm.)
    Painted in 1976.


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    Provenance

    Private collection, acquired directly from the artist
    Anon. sale; Christie's, New York, 8 November 1989, lot 364
    O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York
    John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of the Estate of Douglas Stitzel


    Literature

    L. Meisel, Photorealism, New York, 1980, p. 136, no. 316 (illustrated).