Model with Empire State Building

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  • Provenance

    Hirschl & Adler Modern, New York
    DC Moore Gallery, New York
    Robert Miller Gallery, New York
    Private Collection (acquired from the above)
    Sotheby's, New York, November 10, 2010, lot 223
    Acquired at above sale by the present owner

  • Exhibited

    New York, Hirschl & Adler Modern, Recent Watercolors & Drawings, February 1993
    New York, ACA Galleries, The City, New York Visions, 1900-1995, February 1 - March 25, 1995
    New York, DC Moore Gallery, The Contemporary City: Red Grooms, Yvonne Jacquette, Jacob Lawrence, Philip Pearlstein, Paul Wonner, March 3 - 27, 1999

  • Literature

    Linda Yablonsky, "Philip Pearlstein, Hirschl & Adler Modern", Artforum, vol. 31, no. 6, February 1993, p. 98
    Pepe Karmel, "Art in Review; 'The City, New York Visions, 1900-1995' ACA Galleries", The New York Times, March 24, 1995, p. 72
    Grace Glueck, "ART IN REVIEW; 'The Contemporary City': Red Grooms, Yvonne Jacquette, Jacob Lawrence, Philip Pearlstein and Paul Wonner", The New York Times, March 12, 1999, p. 103
    Robert Storr, Philip Pearlstein Since 1983, New York, 2002 (illustrated on the frontispiece)

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Model with Empire State Building

signed and dated "PEARLSTEIN 92" lower right; further signed, titled and dated "PHILIP PEARLSTEIN MODEL WITH EMPIRE STATE BUILDING, 1992" on the backing board
oil on canvas
72 x 60 in. (182.9 x 152.4 cm.)
Painted in 1992.

Estimate
$70,000 - 100,000 

sold for $125,000

Contact Specialist
John McCord
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New York
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20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale Morning Session

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