Scott Kahn - 20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale, Afternoon Session New York Tuesday, May 16, 2023 | Phillips
  • “I was intrigued by cards and their suggestion of chance.”
    —Scott Kahn

    • Provenance

      Katharina Rich Perlow Gallery, New York
      Acquired from the above by the present owner

    • Artist Biography

      Scott Kahn

      Scott Kahn (b. 1946) is an American painter. He received his BA from the University of Pennsylvania and an MFA from Rutgers University. He is now best known for the explosion of his own market on the international stage late in his career and over the last five years. His subject matter reflects the people and places of America, primarily influenced by the bucolic landscapes and daily life of the northeast, USA.

      Kahn has been a recipient of awards from the Pollock Krasner Foundation and a residency at the Edward Albee Foundation in Montauk. His work is included in major corporations and two museums in China, including the Long Museum, and the ICA Miami in Florida. His work is in the collection of the University of Pennsylvania, his alma mater.

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Still Life with Roses and Cards

signed and dated "S. Kahn '86" lower right; signed, titled, inscribed and dated "STILL LIFE WITH ROSES AND CARDS KAHN 1986 © 1986 by Scott Kahn all rights reserved" on the overlap
oil on canvas
25 x 26 in. (63.5 x 66 cm)
Painted in 1986.

Full Cataloguing

$100,000 - 150,000 

Sold for $241,300

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20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale, Afternoon Session

New York Auction 16 May 2023