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James Valerio
STILL LIFE #2
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 USD
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162
James Valerio
STILL LIFE #2
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Contemporary Curated

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New York

James Valerio
B.1938
STILL LIFE #2
signed and dated 1978 on the reverse
oil on canvas
96 by 116 1/4 in. 243.8 by 295.3 cm.
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Provenance

Allan Frumkin Gallery, New York
Private Collection, New York
Sotheby's, New York, 2 March 2017, Lot 365
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner

Exhibited

New York, Allan Frumkin Gallery (and traveling), The Big Still Life, June - July 1979, illustrated in color and reproduced as the exhibition poster
San Antonio Museum of Art (and traveling), Real, Really Real, and Super Real: Directions in Contemporary American Realism, February 1981 - January 1982
Houston, Contemporary Arts Museum (and traveling), American Still Life: 1945-1983, September 1983 - December 1984, p. 109, illustrated in color
Evanston, Northwestern University, Mary and Leigh Block Gallery, Painting at Northwestern: Conger, Paschke, Valerio, January - March 1986, pp. 51 and 56, illustrated and illustrated in color respectively
The Boston Company, Vault Gallery, Contemporary Still Life, December 1987 - February 1988

Literature

Hilton Kramer, Ed., “The Return of the Still Life,” New York TimesArt View, 4 March 1979
Frank Goodyear, Ed., Contemporary American Realism Since 1960, Philadelphia 1981, p. 43, illustrated in color
Donald B. Kuspit, Ed., “What’s Real in Realism,” Art in America, Vol. 69, No. 7, September 1981, p. 90, illustrated in color
Henry Hanson, Ed., “NU Professors Show at Block Gallery,” Chicago, February 1986, p. 93, illustrated in color

Contemporary Curated

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New York