Brave Men Run In My Family
Artist: Ed Ruscha
Artwork: Brave Men Run In My Family
Size: 152.4 x 101.9 cm
Medium: Dry pigment, acrylic and graphite on paperboard
Creation year: 1988
Marks: Signed and dated 'Ed Ruscha 88' (lower right); signed again, titled and dated again 'ED RUSCHA 'BRAVE MEN RUN IN MY FAMILY' 1988' (on the reverse)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Leo Castelli Gallery, New York; Karsten Schubert, Ltd., London; Richard Salmon, Esq., London; Private collection, Europe; Anon. sale; Christie's, Los Angeles, 9 June 1999, lot 159; Private collection, Malibu; James Corcoran Gallery, Los Angeles; Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: London, Karsten Schubert, Ltd., Ed Ruscha: Recent Works on Paper, June-August 1988, pp. 12-13 (illustrated); New York, Brooke Alexander Gallery, Richard Artschwager/Ed Ruscha, April-July 2004.

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-11-14
Lot Number: 822
Low Estimate: $600000 [+225%]
High Estimate: $800000 [+143%]
Hammer Price: $1950000
Sold For: $2355000