30 June - 1 July 2009
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF BETTY FREEMAN
This lot is offered without a reserve
Gifford Myers (American, 20th Century)
"View Lot/Won't Last Long"
signed, titled and dated 'VIEW LOT/WON'T LAST LONG" GIFFORD MYERS 1983' (on the side)
glaze and acrylic on ceramic
7 5/8 x 5 x 3 in. (19.4 x 12.7 x 7.6 cm.)
Executed in 1983.
with John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1984.
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San Francisco, John Berggruen Gallery, Gifford Myers Recent Work, 18 January-18 February 1984, no. 24.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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