Highway Temple
Artwork: Highway Temple
Size: 91.4 x 213.4 x 5.7 cm
Medium: Oil and painted wood on canvas on panel
Creation year: 1979
Marks: Signed, titled and dated 'HIGHWAY TEMPLE' James Rosenquist 1979' on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Private Collection, Sweden; Meridian Fine Art, New York; Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg and Paris; Evelyn and Jonathan Read, United States; Private Collection; Acquavella Galleries, New York and Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London (acquired from the previous in 2004); Private Collection, Houston (acquired from the previous in 2005); Maxwell Davidson Gallery, New York; Private Collection, New York (acquired from the previous in March 2011); Sotheby's, New York, November 11, 2014, lot 64; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Salzburg and Paris, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Ensemble Moderne: das Moderne Stilleben / The Still Life in Modern Art, July 25 - October 30, 1998, no. 103, p. 189 (illustrated, pp. 126-127)Fort Lauderdale, Museum of Art; Wellesley, Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley College; Minneapolis, Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, University of Minnesota, Surrounding Interiors: Views Inside the Car, October 5, 2001 - January 3, 2003, pp. 8-9 (illustrated)

Phillips New York

Date: 2019-11-14
Lot Number: 40
Low Estimate: $600000 [+0%]
High Estimate: $800000 [-25%]
Hammer Price: $600000
Sold For: $740000