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Roy Lichtenstein

Imperfect Painting

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Estimate:

700,000 to - 1,000,000 USD

The Collection of Douglas S. Cramer

Roy Lichtenstein

Roy Lichtenstein

Imperfect Painting

Imperfect Painting

Estimate:

700,000 to - 1,000,000 USD

Lot sold:

2,682,000

USD

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The Collection of Douglas S. Cramer

Roy Lichtenstein

1923 - 1997

Imperfect Painting


signed rf Lichtenstein and dated '86 (on the reverse)

oil and Magna on canvas

70 by 85½ in.

177.8 by 217.2 cm.

Executed in 1986.


This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné being prepared by the Roy Lichtenstein Foundation.

This work is in excellent condition overall. Please contact ctpdaysale@sothebys.com for the professional condition report prepared by Modern Art Conservation. Unframed.


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Leo Castelli Gallery, New York (LC #1018)

Acquired from the above by the present owner in February 1987

New York, Leo Castelli Gallery, Roy Lichtenstein, 1987
Los Angeles, Gagosian Gallery, Roy Lichtenstein: Perfect/Imperfect, 2002, pp. 65 and 124, illustrated in color