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Meditation

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Meditation
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NY, US
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medium

Oil on canvas

creator

Avery, Milton

condition

Please contact the American Art department for this condition report: (212) 606 7280 or americanart@sothebys.com In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

dimensions

68 by 40 in. 172.7 by 101.6 cm.

exhibition

Washington, D.C., The Corcoran Gallery of Art, The 27th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, January - February 1961, cat. no. 1, n.p. Washington, D.C., National Collection of Fine Arts; The Brooklyn Museum, Milton Avery, December 1969 - March 1970, cat. no. 108, n.p., illustrated

literature

Hilton Kramer, Milton Avery: Paintings 1930-1960, New York 1962, cat. no. 2, p. 26, illustrated

provenance

Grace Borgenicht Gallery, New York

signedDate

Signed and dated 1960; signed, titled and dated 1960 on the reverse

artist_range_end

1965

artist_range_start

1885

creator_nationality_dates

1885 - 1965


*Note that the price is not recalculated to the current value, but refers to the actual final price at the time the product was sold.

*Note that the price is not recalculated to the current value, but refers to the actual final price at the time the product was sold.


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