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Theodoros Stamos

High Snow Low Sun No. 3

Property from a Distinguished Private Collection

Theodoros Stamos

Theodoros Stamos

High Snow Low Sun No. 3

High Snow Low Sun No. 3

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Property from a Distinguished Private Collection

Theodoros Stamos

1922 - 1997

High Snow Low Sun No. 3



signed Stamos (lower left)

oil on canvas

56¼ by 56¾ in.

144.1 by 148.9 cm.

Executed in 1957.

This work is in very good condition overall. Under close inspection there is handling and wear to the edges including pinpoint losses at the turning edges. Under further close inspection there are two networks of raised cracks along the central right edge and at the lower left corner, respectively. Under ultraviolet light inspection there is no evidence of restoration. Framed.


Framed dimensions: 58 1/8 by 58 1/2 in. (147.6 by 148.6 cm.)

André Emmerich Gallery, New York
Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. McLain, Newport Beach 
Sotheby's New York, 16 November 1995, lot 247 (consigned by the above)
Acquired from the above by the present owner
New York, The Museum of Modern Art; Basel, Kunsthalle; Milan, Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna; Madrid, Museo Nacional de Arte Contemporaneo; Berlin, Hochschule für Bildende Kunst; Amsterdam, Stedelijk; Brussels, Palais de Beaux Arts; Paris, Musée d'Art Moderne and Centre Georges Pompidou; London, Tate Gallery, The New American Paintings, 1958-59, p. 74, illustrated in color