Lot 41
  • 41

James Rosenquist

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  • James Rosenquist
  • Air Hammer
  • signed, titled and dated 1962 on the reverse


  • oil on fenestrated canvas


Ileana Sonnabend, Paris
Giuseppe Panza di Biumo, Milan
Meshulam Riklis, New York
Christie’s, New York, May 16, 1980, lot 31
Michael D. Abrams, London
Private collection, New York
Acquired by the present owner from the above in 1998


New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Americans 1963, May – August 1963, p. 87, illustrated
Stockholm, Moderna Museet Stockholm, Amerikansk Pop Konst, February - April 1964 p. 64, illustrated
Cologne, Kunsthalle Cologne, James Rosenquist: Gemade-Raume-Graphik, Eine Ausstellung des Wallfaf-Richartz-Museums, January - March 1972, cat. no. 33, plate no. 30, p. 40, illustrated
New York, Whitney Museum of American Art; Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art, James Rosenquist, April – September 1972, p. 66, illustrated
Denver Art Museum; Houston, Contemporary Arts Museum; Des Moines Art Center; Buffalo, Albirght-Knox Art Gallery; New York, Whitney Museum of American Art; Washington, D.C., National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, James Rosenquist Paintings 1961 -1985, May 1985 – January 1987, p. 97, illustrated in color
Moscow, Central Hall of Artists, Rosenquist, Moscow, 1961-1991, February - March 1991


John Rublowsky, Pop Art, New York, 1965, p. 19, illustrated
Judith Goldman, James Rosenquist: The Early Pictures 1961-1964, New York, 1992, p. 32, illustrated in color
Exh. Cat., Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, James Rosenquist: A Retrospective, New York, 2003, cat. no. 30, illustrated in color