Description

    LEE N. SMITH (American, b. 1950)
    Silent Signals and False Lights, 1985
    Alkyd on canvas
    48 x 69 inches (121.9 x 175.3 cm)
    Signed, titled, and dated verso: "Silent Signals and / False Lights" / 6/85 / Lee Smith III

    PROVENANCE:
    Private collection, California.

    EXHIBITED:
    Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, Texas, "Lee N. Smith III: Recent Paintings," December 6-January 25, 1987 (label verso);
    Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, "Real Allusions," February 8-April 11, 1990, and May 17-June 18, 1990 (label verso).




    Condition Report*:

    There appears to be a "X" shape of cracking near the upper right edge, as well as a few scattered tiny flecks of paint loss; otherwise, this work remains in very good condition. Framed Dimensions 50 X 71 Inches

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