16 November 2006
Property from the Estate of Charles H. Carpenter, Jr.
Ellsworth Kelly (b. 1923)
Coral Leaf 6
signed, titled, numbered and dated '6/13 CORAL LEAF Kelly 1987' (on the reverse)
graphite on paper
22½ x 30 in. (57.2 x 76.2 cm.)
Drawn in 1987.
Blum Helman Gallery, Inc., New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1987
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New York, Blum Helman Gallery, Ellsworth Kelly: Coral Leaf Drawings, May-June 1987.
Pittsburgh, Carnegie Museum of Art, Charles H. Carpenter, Jr.: The Odyssey of a Collector, March-June 1996, p. 36 (illustrated).
This is the sixth of thirteen coral leaf drawings that Kelly made and exhibited together at Blum Helman Gallery in 1987.
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