Global Abstractions: Property from a Distinguished Private Collector
1913 - 1967
signed; signed on the stretcher
oil on canvas, in artist's frame
51 by 21 in. 139.5 by 53.3 cm.
Executed in 1946.
This work is in very good condition overall. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for the professional report prepared by Corey D’Augustine Conservation. Framed in the artist’s frame.
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Estate of the artist
Marlborough-Gerson Gallery, New York
Marlborough Gallery, New York
Hackett Freedman, San Francisco
Acquired from the above by the present owner in January 2008
Ithaca, Cornell University, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art; Tokyo, Seibu Museum of Art; New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Abstract Expressionism: The Formative Years, March - December 1978, cat. no. 125, p. 115, illustrated
New York, Marlborough Gallery, Ad Reinhardt: Early Works, February – March 1999, cat. no. 29
Mexico City, Museo de Arte Moderno; Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Monterrey; Zacatecas, Museo de Arte Abstracto Manuel Felguérez, Abstracciones: Nueva York, París, Cuenca, México, November 2015 - June 2016, pp. 120-121 and 219, illustrated in color