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Sight Gag by FRANK STELLA

FRANK STELLA

(AMERICAN, 1936)

Sight Gag , 1974

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Materials:

acrylic on canvas

Measurements:

129.49 in. (328.90 cm.) (height) by 129.49 in. (328.90 cm.) (width)

Exhibited:

New York, The Museum of Modern Art; Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum; Paris, Musée National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou; Minneapolis, Walker Art Center; Houston, Contemporary Arts Museum; and Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, . Frank Stella 1970-1987 , October 1987 - August 1989, p. 53, illustrated in color (New York, Amsterdam, Minneapolis, Houston, and Los Angeles), p. 18, illustrated (Paris) . New York, RubinSpangle (in association with Knoedler & Company), . Frank Stella: Concentric Squares 1962-78 , October - November 1991, illustrated in color on the exhibition poster. Madrid, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía; and Munich, Haus der Kunst München, . Frank Stella , September 1995 - April 1996, p. 175, illustrated in color

Literature:

William Wilson, "Frank Stella: Minimalist to the Max," . Los Angeles Times , June 4, 1989 (text). Sidney Guberman, . Frank Stella: An Illustrated Biography , New York, 1995, p. 208, illustrated (in installation at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1987

Provenance:

M. Knoedler & Co., New York. Mr. and Mrs. Graham Gund, Cambridge. Lawrence Rubin, New York. Acquired by the present owner from the above in 1982

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