Number 32, 1949
Artwork: Number 32, 1949
Size: 78.7 x 57.1 cm
Medium: Oil, enamel, and aluminum paint on paper mounted on masonite
Creation year: 1949
Marks: Signed and dated 49
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Anne Abels, Cologne; Galerie Toninelli, Milan; Private Collection, Sweden; Milton D. Ratner, Chicago; Robert Elkon Gallery, New York (acquired from the previous); Acquired by the present owner from the previous in September 1983
Exhibition history: New York, Betty Parsons Gallery, Jackson Pollock, Paintings, November - December 1949, no. 32 (checklist); Lincoln, University of Nebraska, 60th Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Arts, March - April 1950, no. 93; Toledo, The Toledo Museum of Art, 37th Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Paintings, June - August 1950, no. 61 (checklist); Dallas, Dallas Museum of Art; St. Paul, St. Paul Gallery and School of Art; Winnipeg, Winnipeg Art Gallery; Toledo, Toledo Museum of Art; Louisville, Speed Art Museum; and Carbondale, Southern Illinois University, Abstract Painting in America (organized by the Museum of Modern Art, New York), October 1951 - April 1952, no. 38 (Dallas and Louisville), no. 27 (Toledo) ; Frankfurt, Frankfurter Kunstverein Steinernes Haus, Von Bauhaus bis zur Gegenwart, July - September 1967, no. 67 ; Basel, Galerie Beyeler Basel, Moon and Space, January - March 1970, p. 30, no. 65, illustrated in color

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Date: 2018-05-16
Lot Number: 14