Sinking Sun
Artwork: Sinking Sun
Size: 172.7 x 203.2 cm
Medium: Oil and magna on canvas
Creation year: 1964
Marks: Signed and dated '64' on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Leo Castelli Gallery, New York (LC# 176); Ferus Gallery, Los Angeles Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Hopper, Los Angeles (acquired from the above in October 1964); Brooke Hayward Hopper, Los Angeles; Acquired by the present owner from the above circa 1974
Exhibition history: Hamburg, Deichtorhallen Hamburg; Brussels, Palais des Beaux Arts; Columbus, Wexner Center for the Arts, Roy Lichtenstein, October 1993 - January 1996, cat. no. 116, p. 130, illustrated in color; Washington, D.C., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden; Munich, Haus der Kunst, Regarding Beauty: A View of the Late Twentieth Century, October 1999 - April 2000, cat. no. 36, p. 153, illustrated in color and as the frontispiece

Date: 2006-05-10
Lot Number: 21