12 February 2015
Ed Ruscha (b. 1937)
signed and dated 'Ed Ruscha 1991' (lower right)
dry pigment and acrylic on card
20 x 20in. (50.7 x 50.7cm.)
Executed in 1991
Leo Castelli Gallery, New York.
Private Collection, USA (acquired from the above).
Edward Tyler Nahem, New York.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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W. Jeffett, Dalí Doubled: From Surrealism to the Self A New Critical View of Dalí, St. Petersburg 2010 (illustrated in colour, p. 303).
Salzburg, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Edward Ruscha, 1992, plate 9 (illustrated in colour).
Post Lot Text
This work will be included in a future volume of Edward Ruscha Catalogue Raisonné of the Works on Paper, edited by Lisa Turvey.
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