Artist: Ed Ruscha
Artwork: A Large Dog
Size: 58.4 x 73.6 cm
Medium: Gunpowder and pastel on paper
Creation year: 1974
Marks: Signed and dated 'Edward Ruscha 1974' (on the reverse)
Provenance: Private collection, New York; Anon. sale; Christie's, New York, 8 February 1986, lot 102; Private collection, East Coast; Anon. sale; Christie's, Los Angeles, 14 December 1999, lot 357; John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco; James Corcoran Gallery, Los Angeles; Spark, Inc., Tokyo; Spruth Magers Lee, London; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Buffalo, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Paintings, Drawings, and Other Works by Edward Ruscha, June-July 1976, p. 36; Brussels, MTL Gallery, A Selection of Painting and Pastels 1974-1977, Fall 1978; New York, Brooklyn Museum, American Drawing in Black and White, 1970-1980, November 1980-January 1981, no. 110; San Francisco, John Berggruen Gallery, Edward Ruscha: Powders, Pressure and Other Drawings, March-April 2000, pp. 60 and 71 (illustrated).