March 1, 2015

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Lot 44: Billy Al Bengston

Lot 44: Billy Al Bengston

John

1966
Polyurethane, lacquer on aluminum
Retains LACMA exhibition loan labels verso
34" x 31"
Together with Billy exhibition catalogue and Margo Leavin Gallery exhibition poster
Provenance: Sterling Holloway, Laguna Beach, California;
Private Collection, Los Angeles, California (acquired directly from the above)
Exhibited: "Billy Al Bengston," traveling exhibition, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, B.C., November 26, 1968-January 12, 1969
Illustrated: Monte, James. Billy. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1968. #33.; Tuchman, Maurice. Art in Los Angeles: Seventeen Artists in the Sixties. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1981. 27, fig. 4.
Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000
Price Realized: $46,875
Inventory Id: 17943

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