Lot 429
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Brian Calvin (b. 1969)

Estimate
10,000 - 15,000 USD
Sold
30,000 USD
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Description

  • Brian Calvin (b. 1969)
  • Nightblind, 2009
  • oil on canvas
acrylic on canvas; signed and dated '2009' on the reverse

Provenance

Anton Kern Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner 

Catalogue Note

The flattened planes and bold colors in 'Nightblind' evoke California-based Brian Calvin's signature figurative style.  In recent years Calvin has continued to draw on this motif, often evoking abstraction as he crops closer to his subjects.  Calvin's work is held in the permanent collections of several esteemed institutions, including the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles.
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