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Based in Asheville, North Carolina, Brunk Auctions has been conducting sales of fine and decorative arts for over 30 years. Auctions are held in our North Carolina sale room but attracts a global audience. Founded by Robert Brunk in 1983, the auctions became well known for their integrity and profes...Read more
May 20, 2023
(New York, 1923-1997)
Setting Sun and Sea (LC-194), 1964, edition 5/5, signed verso and dated "rf Lichtenstein", blue and white porcelain enamel on steel, 36 x 72 x 2 in. (91.4 x 182.9 x 5.1 cm)
Exhibited: Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, New York, Roy Lichtenstein Landscapes, November 1964.
See: Corlett, M.L and R.E. Fine, Lichtenstein online catalogue raisonne https://www.imageduplicator.com/main.php?decade=60&year=64&work_id=244#
References: Judd, Donald, "In the Galleries: Roy Lichtenstein", Arts Magazine 39, no. 3, December 1964, pg. 66, b/w repro.; Johnston, Jill, "Roy Lichtenstein", Artnews 63, No. 8, December 1964, p. 15 illust.
some small chips at edges and verso, abrasion
Estate of Roy Lichtenstein (LC-194); OK Harris Works of Art, New York;
offered Sotheby's, New York, 1990; Sotheby's New York, purchased privately in 2002 for $150,000 (accompanied by the original receipt);
Collection of Jean and Jim Barrow
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