103
103

SEEING CLEARLY: THE COLLECTION OF JUDITH E. NEISSER

Brice Marden
COUPLET PAINTING STUDY II
Estimate
500,000700,000
LOT SOLD. 1,455,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
103

SEEING CLEARLY: THE COLLECTION OF JUDITH E. NEISSER

Brice Marden
COUPLET PAINTING STUDY II
Estimate
500,000700,000
LOT SOLD. 1,455,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Contemporary Art Day Auction

|
New York

Brice Marden
B. 1938
COUPLET PAINTING STUDY II
signed and dated 87-8; signed, titled and dated 1987-8 on the reverse 
gouache and ink on paper
22 1/4 by 10 1/8 in. 56.5 by 25.7 cm.
Read Condition Report Read Condition Report

Provenance

Mary Boone Gallery, New York
Michael Werner Gallery, Cologne
Collection of Celine and Heiner Bastian, Berlin 
Grant Selwyn Fine Art, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner in May 1998

Exhibited

Cologne, Michael Werner Gallery, Brice Marden, May - June 1989, n.p., illustrated in color
Art Institute of Chicago, The Judith Neisser Collection: Minimal and Postminimal Innovation, February - May 2011, pp. 16 and 97, illustrated in color

Literature

Klaus Kertess, Brice Marden - Paintings and Drawings, New York 1992, p. 201, illustrated in color 

Catalogue Note

"I think abstraction is a very rich area. And it is upsetting that people seem to have some fear of it. I'm constantly making these statements about how you should just look at it and react to it on your own; just relax and let go."
Brice Marden

Contemporary Art Day Auction

|
New York