14 May 2014
Hans Hofmann (1880-1966)
Colligation No. 2
signed and dated 'hans hofmann 54' (lower right); signed and dated again and titled 'Colligation No. 2 1954 hans hofmann' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
25¼ x 30 in. (64.1 x 76.2 cm.)
Painted in 1954.
Kootz Gallery, New York
Private collection, acquired from the above 1954
Ronnie Meyerson, Inc, acquired 2004
Loretta Howard Gallery, New York
Knoedler & Co., New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2004
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New York, Kootz gallery, Tenth Anniversary Festival: Hofmann, New Paintings, November-December 1954, no. 6.
Seattle, The Geometric Tradition in American Art, September-November 1996.
This work will be included in the forthcoming Hans Hofmann Catalogue Raisonné, sponsored by the Renate, Hans and Maria Hofmann Trust.
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