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353
Robert Longo
MEN IN THE CITIES: FINAL LIFE
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 674,500 USD
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353
Robert Longo
MEN IN THE CITIES: FINAL LIFE
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 674,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Contemporary Art

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New York

Robert Longo
B. 1953
MEN IN THE CITIES: FINAL LIFE
signed and dated 81 on the reverse of the center panel; signed and dated 1981 on the reverse of each framed panel
charcoal and graphite on paper and lacquer on wood, in 3 parts
Overall: 96 by 192 by 31 in. 243.8 by 487.7 by 78.7 cm.
This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.
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Provenance

Metro Pictures, New York
Smorgon Collection of Contemporary American Art (acquired from the above in 1982)
André Emmerich Gallery, Inc., New York

Exhibited

Kassel, West Germany, Documenta VII, 1982
Sacramento, Crocker Art Museum; Las Vegas, University of Nevada, Nevada Institute for Contemporary Art; La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art; Fort Wayne Museum of Art; Rockford Art Museum; Boise Gallery of Art; Tucson Museum of Art, The Smorgon Family Collection of Contemporary American Art, 1985, cat. no. 14, pp. 42-43, illustrated in color

Literature

Carter Ratcliff, Robert Longo, New York, 1985, pl. 8, p. 38, illustrated in color
Richard Price, Robert Longo: Men In the Cities, New York, 1986, cat. nos. 30 and 31, p. 106, illustrated (detail)

Contemporary Art

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New York