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36.5 x 58.1 cm
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Gunpowder on paper
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Signed and dated 'E. Ruscha 1967' (lower left); inscribed 'gp' (lower right)
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Provenance :
Alexandre Iolas Gallery, New York; Edgar Howard, New York; John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 1976
Exhibition History :
New York, Alexandre Iolas Gallery, Edward Ruscha: Gunpowder Drawings, December 1967-January 1968; Stockholm, United States Embassy, Art in the Embassies Program, 1979; Stanford University Museum of Art, Twentieth-Century Drawings from the Anderson Collection: Auguste Rodin to Elizabeth Murray, November 1988-February 1989, p. 12, no. 41; San Francisco, John Berggruen Gallery, Edward Ruscha: Powders, Pressures and Other Drawings, March-April 2000, pp. 19 and 65 (illustrated); San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Celebrating Modern Art: The Anderson Collection, October 2000-January 2001, pp. 118, 340 and 385, no. 260, pl. 206 (illustrated); Santa Clara University, de Saisset Museum, Eye on the Sixties: Vision, Body and Soul: Selections from the Collection of Harry W. and Mary Margaret Anderson, February-June 2008, pp. 12-13 and 79, fig. 4. (illustrated); Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, From Abstract Expressionism to Pop Art: Johns, Rauschenberg and the Aesthetic of Indifference, September-October 2008; San Francisco, John Berggruen Gallery, Looking Back: 45 Years, October-December 2015, p. 87 (illustrated)

Christie’s New York

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