28 April 2004
ROBERT FRAME (1924-1999)
Nude by the Window
signed 'R. Frame' (lower center)--signed again and inscribed with title (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
57¾ x 64 in. (144.8 x 162.6 cm.)
Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles, California.
Acquired by the present owner from the above, circa 1970s.
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On 6 and 7 of December Christie’s will offer almost 400 lots from a collection that includes works by Hals, Van Dyck, Leyster, Snyders and Jan Brueghel the Elder
Offered to benefit a new scholarship initiative from Bennington College, this work distils the unique form of abstraction for which the artist would become famous