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    Sale 2128

    Christie's Interiors

    13 - 14 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 486

    JOHN MARGOLIES (B. 1940)

    Selected images of American popular culture 1979

    Price Realised  

    JOHN MARGOLIES (B. 1940)
    Selected images of American popular culture 1979
    10 chromogenic prints, 1981-1983
    each signed, titled and dated in pen (on the verso); at least one numbered '1/4' in pen (on the verso); four with handwritten credit in pencil (on the margin)
    the first 13 x 19 in. (33 x 48.3 cm.) (10)


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    The images include: Big Fish Supper Club, Bena, Minnesota; Milk Can Drive-In, Lincoln, Rhode Island; Wigwam Lodge, Tempe Arizona; Richfield Gas Station, Cucamonga, California; Harold's Auto Center, Spring Hill, Florida; Standard Service Station, Brooklyn, Iowa; Standard Oil Gas Station, Bena Minnesota; Lakewood Drive-In Theater, Lakewood, California; Star-Vue Drive-In, Cape Girardeau, Missouri; and Hub Cap Corner.

    Provenance

    with Viart Corporation, New York.