Artist: Wayne Thiebaud
Artwork: Freeway Traffic
Size: 40.6 x 50.8 cm
Medium: Oil on masonite
Creation year: 1983
Marks: Signed and dated 'Thiebaud 1983' (lower left); inscribed ' 'FREEWAY' 5 Freeway Lanes' (on the reverse)
Provenance: Allan Stone Gallery, New York; Private collection, Minnesota; Anon. sale; Christie's, New York, 7 May 1996, lot 41; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Newport Harbor Art Museum; Milwaukee Art Museum; Columbus Museum of Art and Kansas City, The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Wayne Thiebaud, September-November 1985, p. 154, pl. 78 (illustrated); New York, Allan Stone Gallery, Group Show, January-February 1991; St. Paul, Minnesota Museum of Art, American Art: The Fifties Through the Seventies—Minnesota Museum of Art and Area Collections, June-September 1991.