1 July 2008
Tom Wesselmann (1931-2004)
Study for Bedroom Blonde with Lavender Wallpaper (Black)
signed and dated 'Wesselmann 85' (lower right)
Liquitex on paper
13½ x 18in. (34.3 x 45.8cm.)
Executed in 1985
Sidney Janis Gallery, New York.
Leif Holme Gallery, Växjö.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's London, 22 October 2002, lot 460.
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