Description

    TOM LEO BLACKWELL (American, b. 1938)
    Red Light, 1975
    Acrylic on canvas
    42 x 62 inches (106.7 x 157.5 cm)
    Signed, titled and dated on the reverse

    Property of a Distinguished Gentleman

    PROVENANCE:
    Private collection, Switzerland
    Christie's, New York, May 6, 1997
    Acquired by the present owner from the above

    EXHIBITED:
    Flint Institute of Art, Art and the Automobile, January - March, 1978, no. 18 (illustrated)
    Potsdam, State University of Potsdam, Brainerd Hall Gallery, Landscape-Cityscape, September - October 1978 (illustrated)
    Toyoma, The Museum of Modern Art, Toyoma Now '81, 1981
    Annandale-on-Hudson, Bard College, Rebounding Surface, August - September 1982

    LITERATURE:
    L. Meisel, Photorealism, New York 1980, p. 105, no. 194 (illustrated)


    Estimate: $30,000 - $40,000.

    Condition Report*:

    Unlined canvas; there appear to be a few linear surface scratches, one most visible at the middle to lower left edge, measuring approx. 5 inches vertically; other minor abrasions are visible near upper center edge; otherwise, artwork is in good condition.  Framed Dimensions 44 X 64 Inches

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2014
    8th Saturday
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