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Property from a Prominent Private European Collection


Johns White Flag

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May 20, 12:35 AM GMT


600,000 - 800,000 USD

Lot Details


Property from a Prominent Private European Collection


1924 - 2014

Johns White Flag

signed Sturtevant, titled Johns White Flag and dated 1991 (on the reverse) 

encaustic and collage on canvas, in three parts

78 ⅛ by 120 ⅛ in.

198.5 by 305 cm

Executed in 1991.



1924 - 2014年


款識:藝術家簽名 Sturtevant、書題目 Johns White Flag 並紀年1991(背面)


78 ⅛ x 120 ⅛ 英寸;198.5 x 305 公分


Hans Mayer Gallery, Düsseldorf
Acquired from the above in 1994 by the present owner
Lena Maculan, ed., Sturtevant: Catalogue Raisonné, 1964-2004: Gemälde, Skulpture, Film und Video, Ostfiledern-Ruit, 2004, pp. 42-43, illustrated in color (installed in 2004 exhibition at Museum für Moderne Kunst), no. 8, p. 45, illustrated in color
Julia Crenn, “Sturtevant – inimitable, refaire, réutliser, réassembler, recombiner – c’est la direction à prendre,” Art Book Magazine Éditions, 2015, p. 112 (text), p. 113, illustrated in color
Stuttgart, Württembergischer Kunstverein; Diechtorhallen Hamburg; Nice, Villa Arson, Sturtevant, 1992-1993, p. 45 (text), pp. 74-75, illustrated in color 
Paris, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Sturtevant Sturtevant, 1994
Frankfurt am Main, Museum für Moderne Kunst and Cambridge, MIT List Visual Arts Center, The Brutal Truth, 2004-2005, n.p., illustrated in color