The Drawing Lesson #5
Artist: Mel Ramos
Artwork: The Drawing Lesson #5
Size: composition: 52.1 x 52.1; sheet: 56.5 x 56.8; frame: 84.1 x 83.5 cm
Medium: Pencil on paper
Creation year: 1990
Marks: Signed and dated in graphite lower right; retains Levy, Louis K. Meisel Gallery, and Galleria d'Arte Maggiore labels frame verso
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Galleria d'Arte Maggiore, Bologna, Italy; Private Collection, New York, New York (acquired directly from the above)
Exhibition history: 'Mel Ramos- Retrospective' traveling exhibition, Kunstverein Lingen, Lingen, November 12-December 19, 1994; Mannheimer Kunstverein, Mannheim, January 15- March 5, 1995; Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Kiel, April 6-May 6, 1995; 'Mel Ramos: Pop Art Images,' Hochschule Für Angewandte Kunst, Vienna, July 21-August 26, 1995; 'Mel Ramos,' Palazzo dei Sette, Orvieto, July 1-August 31, 2001; 'Mel Ramos- Neue Bilder,' traveling exhibition, Galerie Ernst Hilger, Vienna, April 25-May 29, 2001; Galleria d’Arte Maggiore, Bologna, 2001

Los Angeles Modern Auctions (LAMA)

Date: 2019-05-19
Lot Number: 287
Low Estimate: $10000
High Estimate: $15000
Hammer Price: Not Sold