1 - 2 October 2009
Property of the Palm Springs Art Museum for the Benefit of the Acquisition Fund
This lot is offered without a reserve
Alexander Liberman (American, 1912-1999)
signed and dated 'Alexander Liberman 84' (lower right); signed again twice, titled twice and dated again three times 'A Liberman 84 SVET IV 84' (on the reverse)
acrylic, paper and fabric collage on panel
96½ x 121¾ in.
Executed in 1984.
with André Emmerich Gallery, New York.
Private collection, California, acquired from the above in 1986.
Private collection, California, acquired from the above in 1989.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1999.
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New York, André Emmerich Gallery, Alexander Liberman: Recent Work, September-October 1986 (illustrated in color on the back cover).
This lot is offered without reserve.
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