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    Sale 2168

    Post War and Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 130

    Robert Longo (b. 1955)

    Model for Black Planet

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Robert Longo (b. 1955)
    Model for Black Planet
    oil on steel with neoprene
    72 x 20 x 5 in. (182.9 x 50.8 x 12.7 cm.)
    Executed in 1988. This work is number one from an edition of three.


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    The unique large scale version of Black Planet is in the collection of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

    Provenance

    Linda Cathcart Gallery, Santa Monica
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, October 9, 1989


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF BETTY FREEMAN