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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTOR

James Rosenquist
AIR HAMMER
Estimate
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LOT SOLD. 512,000 USD
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41

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTOR

James Rosenquist
AIR HAMMER
Estimate
500,000600,000
LOT SOLD. 512,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Contemporary, Part One

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New York

James Rosenquist
B.1933
AIR HAMMER
signed, titled and dated 1962 on the reverse

 


oil on fenestrated canvas
78 by 64 1/2 in. 198 by 164 cm.
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Provenance

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

Exhibited

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

Literature

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

Contemporary, Part One

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New York