George Rickey - Contemporary Art Part II New York Friday, May 13, 2011 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    The Estate of George Rickey; Marlborough Gallery, New York; Private Collection, Baltimore

  • Exhibited

    Paris, Jardins du Palais Royal, Deux Americains à Paris: Sculptures de George Rickey et Kenneth Snelson, October 23 - December 15, 2006; New York, Marlborough Gallery, George Rickey: Selected Works from the George Rickey Estate, March 13 - April 12, 2008; Dallas, Dallas Art Fair, Fashion Industry Gallery, 2009; Derbyshire, Chatsworth House, Beyond Limits, September 14 - November 1, 2009

  • Literature

    George Rickey: Selected Works from the George Rickey Estate, Marlborough Gallery, New York 2008, p. 32, pl. 27, (illustrated); Beyond Limits: Sotheby’s at Chatsworth, Derbyshire 2009, pp. 64-65 (illustrated)

  • Catalogue Essay

    Whether it is in two dimensions, three dimensions, four dimensions, whether it is in color or non-color, my primary concern, my province is the movement. GEORGE RICKEY

    ("From an interview with George Rickey by Paul Cummings," Smithsonian Archives of American Art, June 11, 1968)


Two Lines Up Excentric Gyratory III

Stainless steel.
130 x 13 1/2 x 4 in. (330.2 x 34.3 x 10.2 cm.)
Signed, dated "Rickey 2000" and numbered of two on the middle element. This work is from an edition of two.

$100,000 - 150,000 

Sold for $134,500

Contemporary Art Part II

13 May 2011
New York