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    Sale 1904

    Post War and Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 186

    Frank Stella (b. 1936)

    The Pequod Meets the Albatross

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Frank Stella (b. 1936)
    The Pequod Meets the Albatross
    wall relief--acrylic and enamel on aluminum
    72 x 69 x 32 in. (182.9 x 175.3 x 81.3 cm.)
    Executed in 1990.


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    Provenance

    M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York
    Aquired from the above by the present owner


    Literature

    R. Wallace, Frank Stella's Moby-Dick: Words and Shapes, Ann Arbor, 2000, pp. 28, 29 and 188 (illustrated).