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Robert Smithson (1938-1973)
Robert Smithson (1938-1973)

Blind Angel

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Robert Smithson (1938-1973)
Blind Angel
signed and dated 'R Smithson 1961' (lower left); signed again, titled and dated again 'ROBERT SMITHSON "BLIND ANGEL" 1961' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
44 x 53 in. (111.7 x 134.6 cm.)
Painted in 1961.
Provenance
Acquired from the artist
The Estate of George Lester, Connecticut
Exhibited
New York, Marlene Eleini Gallery, Robert Smithson: Early Works, March-May 1988.
Oslo, The National Museum of Contemporary Art; Stockholm, Modern Museum and Ishoj, Arken Museum of Modern Art, Robert Smithson Retrospective: Works 1955-1973, February 1999-January 2000.
Los Angeles, Museum of Contemporary Art; Dallas Museum of Art and Whitney Museum of American Art, Robert Smithson, September 2004-October 2005, p. 60 (illustrated).
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