ED RUSCHA | DO AZ I DO
Property of a Distinguished Private Collector
ED RUSCHA | DO AZ I DO

Lot Closed

ED RUSCHA | DO AZ I DO
ED RUSCHA | DO AZ I DO
ED RUSCHA | DO AZ I DO
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ED RUSCHA | DO AZ I DO

Estimate:

2,500,000 - 3,500,000 USD

Property of a Distinguished Private Collector

ED RUSCHA | DO AZ I DO

ED RUSCHA | DO AZ I DO

Estimate:

2,500,000 - 3,500,000 USD

Lot sold:

3,408,000

USD

Description

Property of a Distinguished Private Collector

ED RUSCHA

b.1937

DO AZ I DO


signed and dated 1988 on the reverse; signed, titled, dated 1988, and variously inscribed on the stretcher bar

acrylic on canvas

55 by 74 in. 139.8 by 188 cm.

Condition report

To request a condition report for this lot, please contact Kelsey.Leonard@sothebys.com.

Provenance

Leo Castelli Gallery, New York

Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago

Helyn and Ralph Goldenberg, Los Angeles (acquired from the above)

Sotheby's, New York, 14 November 1991, Lot 181 (consigned by the above)

Takaya Iwasaki, Japan

Sotheby's, New York, 18 November 1998, Lot 331 (consigned by the above)

Georges Marciano, Los Angeles (acquired from the above sale)

Christie's, New York, 12 May 2005, Lot 270 (consigned by the above)

Acquired by the present owner from the above sale

Literature

Victoria Lautman, "Hot Property," Chicago Tribune, 26 April 1989, p. 21, illustrated

Ed Ruscha and Alexandra Schwartz, Eds., Leave Any Information at the Signal: Writings, Interviews, Bits, Pages, Cambridge 2004, pp. 286-287, 435 (text)

Robert Dean and Lisa Turvey, Eds., Edward Ruscha: Catalogue Raisonné of the Paintings, Volume Four, 1988-1992, New York 2009, pp. 94-95, no. P1988.37, illustrated in color

Exhibited

Chicago, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Ed Ruscha: New Paintings and Works on Paper, March - April 1989