Featured Lot: Raymond Pettibon
23 works from 'A Yarn Spun to No Mend'
Ink, watercolor, and acrylic on paper
Each signed and dated sheet verso; each retains Robert Berman Gallery labels frames verso; ten retain GEM, Museum of Contemporary Art exhibition labels frames verso
Together with MOCA exhibition catalogue
Provenance: Collection of the artist; Robert Berman Gallery, Santa Monica, California; Private Collection, California
Exhibited: "Helter Skelter: L.A. Art in the 1990s," Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, January 26-April 26, 1992; "Raymond Pettibon: Hellbent 'n Hardbound," GEM, Museum of Contemporary Art, The Hague, December 14, 2002-March 16, 2003; "Raymond Pettibon: A Pen of All Work," New Museum, New York, February 8-April 9, 2017
Illustrated: Helter Skelter: L.A. Art in the 1990s. MOCA exh. cat. 1992. 123-124, 126-128.; Raymond Pettibon: A Pen of All Work. New Museum exh. cat. 2017. 126-127.
Estimate: $500,000 - $800,000
Inventory Id: 34006
This group is comprised of 23 of the 24 works illustrated in the catalogue for the seminal exhibition, "Helter Skelter: L.A. Art in the 1990s," curated by Paul Schimmel.