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Details & Cataloguing

Contemporary Art Day Auction

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New York

Alex Katz
B. 1927
DARK GLASSES

Provenance

Marlborough Gallery, New York
Private Collection, New York (acquired from the above)
Sotheby’s, New York, 18 November 1999, Lot 313
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner

Exhibited

Purchase, Neuberger Museum of Art, Facing Reality: Contemporary Realism from the Seavest Collection, September 2003 - February 2004, p. 54
Vero Beach Museum of Art, Face Forward: American Portraits from Sargent to the Present, February - May 2008, p. 24

Catalogue Note

"Ada for me is like Dora Maar to Picasso. But Ada has better shoulders, and could easily be Miss America."
Alex Katz

Contemporary Art Day Auction

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New York