1890 - 1976年
FIGURES ON BLACK BACKGROUND
Signed Man Ray, dated -45 and numbered II (lower right)
Gouache and watercolor on paper
24 by 18 1/8 in.
61 by 46 cm
Executed in Hollywood in 1945.
Andrew Strauss and Timothy Baum of the Man Ray Expertise Committee have confirmed the authenticity of this work and that it will be included in the Catalogue of Works on Paper of Man Ray, currently in preparation.
Andrew J. Crispo Gallery, New York (and sold: Sotheby's, New York, March 11, 1998, lot 113)
Acquired at the above sale
Baden-Baden, Staatliche Kunsthalle, Amerikanische Zeichner d. 20 Jhs, 1975, no. 41
New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 20th Century American Drawings, 1975, no. 48
Miami, Frances Wolfson Art Gallery, The Spirit of Paper, 1982, n.n.
Kansas City, Smith Kramer Art Connections, American Works on Paper, 1984-85, no. 53