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  • Condition Report

  • Provenance

    Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich
    Acquired from the above by the late owner

  • Artist Bio

    Carroll Dunham

    American • 1949

    Satire and sexuality meet Carroll Dunham's vivid brush in the artist's often large-scale fantasy worlds. His eye-popping cartoonish veneer takes a cue from Philip Guston while his primitive "visual language" of faceless figures continues a long line of tradition—think back to Paul Cézanne and Pierre-Auguste Renoir.

    Though Dunham jumps between abstraction, figuration, pop, surrealism and cartoon, his works almost exclusively center on the subject of women's sexuality. He also favors painting, though he has delved into prints, works-on-paper and sculpture. His paintings can be seen as contemporary variations on nineteenth-century portraiture of women bathing, injected with similar concerns of those classical and early modernist artists.

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Property From The Estate Of Howard Karshan

Untitled

signed and dated "3/14/88 C. Dunham" lower right
crayon and graphite on paper
12 3/8 x 16 1/2 in. (31.4 x 41.9 cm.)
Executed in 1988.

Estimate
$6,000 - 8,000 

Place Advance Bid

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New York Auction 27 February 2019