14 May 2008
Larry Rivers (1923-2002)
signed, titled and dated '"Dutchmasters" (Blunts) Rivers '63' (on the reverse)
oil and graphite on paper collage with scotch and masking tapes on panel
35¼ x 24½ in. (89.5 x 62.2 cm.)
Executed in 1963.
Gimpel Fils Gallery Ltd., London
Adelaide Ross Stachelberg, New York
Her sale; Christie's, New York, 23 February 1985, lot 52
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
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