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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF FRED HOWARD, NEW YORK

James Rosenquist
FLOWERS BEFORE THE SUN
Estimate
400,000600,000
LOT SOLD. 434,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT
177

PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF FRED HOWARD, NEW YORK

James Rosenquist
FLOWERS BEFORE THE SUN
Estimate
400,000600,000
LOT SOLD. 434,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

James Rosenquist
B.1933
FLOWERS BEFORE THE SUN
oil on canvas mounted on board; in 2 parts
Overall: 84 by 144 in. 213.4 by 365.8 cm.
Executed in 1989.
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Provenance

Acquired directly from the artist

Exhibited

Moscow, Tretyakov Gallery, Central Hall of Artists, Rosenquist: Moscow 1961–1991, February – March 1991, p. 95, illustrated   
Houston, The Menil Collection and The Museum of Fine Arts; New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum; Bilbao, Guggenheim Museum, James Rosenquist: A Retrospective, May 2003 - October 2004, cat. no. 118, p. 225, illustrated in color 

Literature

Edie Lee Cohen, "Manhattan Merger: Tod Williams and Billie Tsien Fuse Three Apartments Within the Metropolitan Tower" Interior Design, 61, September 1990, pp. 216–220, illustrated (installation view)
Constance Glenn, Time Dust, James Rosenquist: Complete Graphics, 1962–1992, New York, 1993, p. 120, illustrated

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