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    Sale 2169

    Post War and Contemporary Art Afternoon Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 397

    Joel Shapiro (b. 1941)

    Untitled (JS 790)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Joel Shapiro (b. 1941)
    Untitled (JS 790)
    bronze
    135¼ x 181 x 133½ in. (343.5 x 459.7 x 339.1 cm.)
    Executed in 1987-1988. This work is number two from an edition of three plus one artist's proof.


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    Provenance

    Paula Cooper Gallery, New York


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the artist was born in 1941.

    The correct provenance is Paula Cooper Gallery, New York.

    This work is number two from an edition of three plus one artist's proof.


    Literature

    American Art: A selection from Waddington Galleries, London, 1997, no. 23 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, 1989 Biennial Exhibition, April-June 1989, p.132 (illustrated, another example exhibited).
    London, Waddington Galleries, Joel Shapiro, October 1989, p. 11 (illustrated).
    Fästningen, Museet i Varberg, Joel Shapiro Skulptur & Grafik 1985-1990, June-August 1990, p. 18 (illustrated, another example exhibited).
    Humlebaek, Louisiana Museum for Moderne Kunst; Valencia, IVAM Centre Julio Gonzalez; Kunstalle Zürich; Calais, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Joel Shapiro, June-September 1991, p. 53 (illustrated).
    London, Waddington Galleries, Of the Human Form, November-December 1995, p. 51 (illustrated).