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    Sale 2168

    Post War and Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 107

    Dan Flavin (1933-1996)

    untitled

    Price Realised  

    Dan Flavin (1933-1996)
    untitled
    pink and yellow fluorescent light
    height: 96 in. (243.8 cm.), leaning
    Executed in 1969. This work is number one from an edition of three and is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.


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    Provenance

    Irving Blum Gallery, Los Angeles
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, May 7, 1969


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF BETTY FREEMAN


    Literature

    M. Govan and T. Bell, Dan Flavin The Complete Lights 1961-1996, New York, 2004, no. 208, p. 282 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Los Angeles, Irving Blum Gallery, Dan Flavin, April-May 1969.
    Zurich, Annemarie Verna Galerie, Dan Flavin: Untitled, 1969, November 1999-February 2000 (another example exhibited).