ALEX KATZ | THE RED BAND
ALEX KATZ | THE RED BAND
ALEX KATZ | THE RED BAND
ALEX KATZ | THE RED BAND
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Property from a Distinguished Private European Collection

ALEX KATZ | THE RED BAND

Estimate: 1,800,000 - 2,500,000 USD

Property from a Distinguished Private European Collection

ALEX KATZ | THE RED BAND

Estimate: 1,800,000 - 2,500,000 USD

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Description

Property from a Distinguished Private European Collection

ALEX KATZ

b. 1927

THE RED BAND


oil on linen

78 by 144 in. 198.1 by 365.8 cm.

Executed in 1978. 

Condition Report

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Provenance

Marlborough Gallery, New York

Paul J. Schupf, New York (acquired from the above)

Charles Saatchi, London

Private Collection, New York

Acquired by the present owner from the above in 2005

Literature

Irving Sandler, Alex Katz, New York 1979, illustrated in color on the cover (dust jacket)

Exh. Cat., Hamilton, Picker Art Gallery, Colgate University, Alex Katz: Process and Development, Small Paintings from the Collection of Paul J. Schupf '58, 1984, p. 25 (text)

Carter Ratcliff, Robert Storr, Iwona Blazwick and Barry Schwabsky, Eds., Alex Katz, New York 2005, p. 202 (text), and pp. 204-205, illustrated in color

Exh. Cat., New York, The Jewish Museum, Alex Katz Paints Ada, 2006, p. 102 (text)

Exh. Cat., Calabria, Italy, Museo delle Arti di Catanzaro, Alex Katz: Reflections, April - September 2009, p. 26, illustrated in color (detail)

H. Harvard Aranson, Elizabeth Mansfield, Eds., History of Modern Art, New Jersey 2010, pp. 645-46, and 820 (text)

Exhibited

New York, Marlborough Gallery, Alex Katz, March 1980, p. 17, no. 16, illustrated in color

Waterville, Maine, Colby College Museum of Art; and Brunswick, Maine, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Alex Katz: An Exhibition Featuring Works from the Collection of Paul J. Schupf, July - October 1985, p. 21, no. 11 (text) (exhibited at Colby College, Waterville location only)

London, The Saatchi Gallery, Alex Katz: Twenty Five Years of Painting, January - April 1998, p. 14 (text), p. 43, illustrated, p. 44, illustrated (detail), and pp. 112-13, illustrated in color

Madrid, Galería Javier López, Alex Katz: Once In A Lifetime, November 2010 - March 2011, pp. 8, 164, illustrated in color (detail), pp. 11, 133, 157, illustrated, pp. 50-51, illustrated in color, and pp. 150-51, illustrated in color (installed in the exhibition Alex Katz: Once In A Lifetime, Galería Javier López, Madrid, 2011)

ALEX KATZ | THE RED BAND
Property from a Distinguished Private European Collection
ALEX KATZ | THE RED BAND

28 October 2020 • New York