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Ed Ruscha
FOUR PIECES OF CHEESE
Estimate
200,000300,000
LOT SOLD. 243,750 USD
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129
Ed Ruscha
FOUR PIECES OF CHEESE
Estimate
200,000300,000
LOT SOLD. 243,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Ed Ruscha
B. 1937
FOUR PIECES OF CHEESE
signed and dated 1975; signed and dated 1975 on the reverse
gunpowder and pastel on paper
14 1/4 by 22 3/4 in. 36.2 by 57.8 cm.
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Provenance

Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner circa 1978

Exhibited

Seattle, University of Washington, Henry Art Gallery, An Urban Vernacular: Narrative American Art, March - April 1982
Washington, Tacoma Art Museum, What is Real? American Art 1960-1975, March - June 1994

Literature

Lisa Turvey, Ed., Edward Ruscha: Catalogue Raisonné of the Works on Paper: Vol. 1: 1956-1976, New York 2014, cat. no. D1975.36, p. 396, illustrated in color

Catalogue Note

"The nature of my interest wasn't in broadening horizons of artists' materials, that was secondary. I was more interested in the curiosity of all of those things coming together."
Ed Ruscha

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