LORNA SIMPSON | THE CAR
signed, titled, dated 1995 and numbered of three on the reverse of panel number 12
serigraph on felt, in 12 parts, with text panel
each felt panel: 34 by 26 in. 86.4 by 66 cm.
felt panels, overall: 102 by 104 in. 359.1 by 264.2 cm.; text panel: 7⅞ by 6 in. 20 by 15.2 cm.
Executed in 1995, this work is from an edition of 3, plus 2 artist's proofs.
This work is in very good condition overall. All elements are present and intact. Each felt panel has an artist pinholes in each of the 4 corners for installation purposes. There is evidence of light wear along the edges and corners, most noticeably around the artist’s pinholes. Unframed.
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Private Collection, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner circa 2006
Nice, Musée d'Art Moderne et d'Art Contemporain, In the Sickness of the Hunting, 2008, pp. 114-115, illustrated in color