Description

    NANCY GROSSMAN (American, b. 1940)
    Chiron, 1966
    Cloth and leather collage with objects
    48 x 36 inches (121.9 x 91.4 cm)
    Signed and dated on the reverse: N. Grossman, Dec. 1966

    PROVENANCE:
    Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York
    From the collection of Murray and Haia Goldenberg, Dallas (acquired from the above in 2008)

    EXHIBITED:
    Nancy Grossman: Loud Whispers; Four Decades of Assemblage, Collage and Sculpture, Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, LLC, New York, NY, November 2, 2000-January 13, 2001; Greenville County Museum of Art, Greenville, SC, February 9-April 8, 2001
    Illustrated in color in the exhibition catalogue on page 8
    True Grit: Seven Female Visionaries before Feminism, Mills College Art Museum, Oakland, CA, September 7-October 21, 2001; Boise Museum of Art, Boise, ID, March 2-May 19, 2002; Marsh Art Gallery, University of Richmond, Richmond, VA, August 21-September 29, 2002; Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, ME, November 2, 2002-January 12, 2003; El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, TX, February 15-April 15, 2003; Newcomb Art Gallery, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, December 4, 2003-February 1, 2004; Center for the Visual Arts, Metropolitan State College, Denver, CO, March 11-April 25, 2004; organized by Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, LLC

    LITERATURE:
    David Bonetti, Some Female Artists Who Made Their Own Way, San Francisco Chronicle, October 15, 2001, page B1 (Illustrated in color)
    (un)common threads, Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, LLC, New York, NY, May 23-July 31, 2008



    Condition Report*:

    Moderate surface dirt. Scattered light fraying, which is most likely the artist's intent. Framed Dimensions 50 X 37.5 Inches

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