MELVIN EDWARDS |  CULTURE
MELVIN EDWARDS |  CULTURE
MELVIN EDWARDS |  CULTURE
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MELVIN EDWARDS | CULTURE

Estimate: 40,000 - 60,000 USD
Ground Breaking: Works from the Collection of Joseph & Blanche Blank

MELVIN EDWARDS | CULTURE

Estimate: 40,000 - 60,000 USD
Lot sold:119,700USD

Description

Ground Breaking: Works from the Collection of Joseph & Blanche Blank

MELVIN EDWARDS

b. 1937

CULTURE


welded with the partial title and date 88 on the underside 

welded steel

61 by 37 by 18 in. 155 by 94 by 45.7 cm.

Condition Report

This work is in very good and sound condition overall. The variations in surface texture are intentional and inherent to the artist’s working method.


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Saleroom Notice

Please note the updated title for this work is Culture.

Provenance

Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner 

Exhibited

Los Angeles, The California Afro-American Museum and Bronx Museum of the Arts, Introspectives: Contemporary Art by Americans and Brazilians of African Descent, 1989

MELVIN EDWARDS |  CULTURE
Ground Breaking: Works from the Collection of Joseph & Blanche Blank
MELVIN EDWARDS | CULTURE
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