30 June 2008
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
Norman Bluhm (1921-1999)
signed and dated 'nbluhm 66' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
91¼ x 73¾ in. (231.8 x 187.3 cm.)
Painted in 1966.
Vincent Melzac, Washington D.C.
Acquired from the above by the present owner
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Washington D.C., Corcoran Gallery of Art, Vincent Melzac Collection, December 1970-January 1971.
This work will be included in the forthcoming Norman Bluhm, Catalogue Raisonné of the Paintings edited by John Yau.
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