30 June 2008
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE FRENCH COLLECTION
Tom Wesselmann (1931-2004)
Great American Nude #82 (#4)
signed, titled, numbered and dated 'Wesselmann 1966 GAN #82 (#4)
painted molded Plexiglas
37 5/8 x 88 7/8 x 3in. (95.5 x 225.5 x 7.6cm.)
Executed in 1966, this work is number four from an edition of five unique versions, all in different colours
Claire Wesselmann Collection, New York.
Sidney Janis Gallery, New York.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1972.
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S. Stealingworth, Tom Wesselmann, New York 1980 (illustrated in colour, p. 51).
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