13 September 2006
Mel Ramos (b. 1935)
Leta and the Eastern King Bird
signed, titled and dated '"LETA AND THE EASTERN KING BIRD" APRIL 1969 Mel Ramos' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
60 x 52 in. (152.5 x 132.1 cm.)
Painted in 1969.
French & Co., New York
Morgan Gallery, Kansas City
Acquired from the above by the present owner
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E. Claridge, The Girls of Mel Ramos, Chicago, 1975, p. 130 (illustrated).
D. Kuspit and L. Meisel, Mel Ramos Pop Art Fantasies: The Complete Paintings, New York, 2004, p. 134 (illustrated).
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