Joel Shapiro (b. 1941)
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Joel Shapiro (b. 1941)


Joel Shapiro (b. 1941)
incised with the artist's signature, number and date '0/4 SHAPIRO 1987-88' (on the underside)
61 ½ x 36 x 34 ½ in. (156.2 x 91.4 x 87.6 cm.)
Executed in 1987-1988. This work is the artist's proof from an edition of four plus one artist's proof.
Pace Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above by the late owners, 1992
H. Teicher and M. Brenson, Joel Shapiro: Sculpture and Drawings, New York, 1998, p. 136, no. 181 (another example illustrated).
F. Blanc, "40 Ans: Galerie Daniel Templon," Communic'Art, Paris, 2006, pp. 9 and 322 (illustrated).
J. Verlaine, "Daniel Templon: A History of Contemporary Art," Flammarion, Paris, 2016, p. 161 (illustrated).
Paris, Galerie Templon, Joel Shapiro: Recent Sculptures, September-October 1988 (another example exhibited).
London, Waddington Galleries, Joel Shapiro, October 1989, p. 9 (illustrated).
Sweden, Museet i Varberg, Joel Shapiro Skulptur & Grafik 1985-1990, June-August 1990, p. 9 (another example exhibited and illustrated).
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