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PROPERTY OF AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTION, CHICAGO

Susan Rothenberg
CAPUT VIOLET
Estimate
80,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 100,000 USD
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297

PROPERTY OF AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTION, CHICAGO

Susan Rothenberg
CAPUT VIOLET
Estimate
80,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 100,000 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

Contemporary Curated

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New York

Susan Rothenberg
B. 1945
CAPUT VIOLET
signed, titled and dated 1989-1990 on the reverse
oil on canvas 
82 by 110 in. 208.8 by 279.4 cm.
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Provenance

Sperone Westwater, New York
Private Collection
Christie's, New York, 19 May 2005, Lot 578
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner

Catalogue Note

"As with de Kooning or Bacon, Rothenberg understands that if painting is ultimately a reaction of the nervous system, the figure is the logical conduit for that expression." Michael Auping, Susan Rothenberg: Paintings and Drawings, Buffalo 1993, p. 21

Contemporary Curated

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New York