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Louise Nevelson (1899-1988)
Property from the Estate of Frank K. Ribelin
Louise Nevelson (1899-1988)

Silent Music II

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Louise Nevelson (1899-1988)
Silent Music II
twenty elements--signed and dated 'Nevelson 1964' (on the upper edge of each element)
wood painted black with mirrors
overall: 84 x 59 x 17¾ in. (213.4 x 149.9 x 45.1 cm.)
Executed in 1964.
Provenance
The Pace Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above by the late owner
Literature
M. Glimcher, ed., Adventures in Art, 40 Years at Pace, Milan, 2004, p. 44 (illustrated).
A. Glimcher, Louise Nevelson, New York, 1976, pp. 129 and 132 (illustrated).
J. Canaday, "Art: Sculptures by Louise Nevelson," The New York Times, 21 November 1964 (illustrated).
Exhibited
New York, The Pace Gallery, Louise Nevelson Recent Work, November-December 1964.
Pace Wildenstein, New York, Louise Nevelson: Sculpture of the '50s and '60s, March-April 2002.
Houston, McClain Gallery, Louise Nevelson, Sculpture and Collage, 2007.

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