July 30-August 9, 2020

MODERN ART & DESIGN AUCTION

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Lot 103: Knud Merrild

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Lot 103: Knud Merrild

Stones Bursting into Flowers

1944
Oil flux on Masonite
Signed and dated lower left; signed, titled, and dated in black felt-tip marker board verso; retains Pasadena Art Institute, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and artist's information label board verso; retains Jack Rutberg Fine Arts Inc. label frame verso
Composition: 17.75" x 14.5"; Frame: 19" x 15.5"; (Composition: 45 x 37 cm)
Provenance: The Ehrlich Family Trust (acquired through Sotheby Parke-Bernet, Los Angeles, California, November 9, 1977, lot 482)
Exhibited: "Knud Merrild: Twenty Five Year Retrospective," Modern Institute of Art, Beverly Hills, June 2-July 4, 1948; "On the Edge of America: California Modernist Art," Jack Rutberg Fine Arts, Los Angeles, November 8, 1996-March 1, 1997
Literature: Knud Merrild: Twenty Five Year Retrospective. Modern Institute of Art exh. cat. 1948. N.pag.
Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Inventory Id: 37103

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