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HELEN FRANKENTHALER (1928-2011)
HELEN FRANKENTHALER (1928-2011)
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HELEN FRANKENTHALER (1928-2011)

Warming the Wires

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HELEN FRANKENTHALER (1928-2011)
Warming the Wires
signed and dated 'frankenthaler '76' (lower right); titled and dated again '"WARMING THE WIRES" NOV. 1976' (on the reverse)
acrylic on canvas
84 x 114 in. (213.4 x 289.6 cm.)
Painted in 1976.
Provenance
André Emmerich Gallery, New York
Private collection, New York, 1977
Anon. sale; Phillips, New York, 16 November 2017, lot 27
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Literature
E. C. Munro, Originals: American Women Artists, New York, 1982, p. 209.
G. Glueck, "Gallery View; When an Artist Changes Style," The New York Times, 29 May 1983, p. H26.
J. Elderfield, Helen Frankenthaler, New York, 1989, pp. 276, 278, 288 and 403 (illustrated).
K. Roiphe, The Morning After: Sex, Fear, and Feminism, New York, 1994 (illustrated on the cover).
Exhibited
Ridgefield, Connecticut, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Changes, May-September 1983, n.p. (illustrated).

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