Description

    ROY LICHTENSTEIN (American, 1923-1997)
    Water Lilies with Cloud, 1992
    Screenprinted enamel on processed and swirled stainless steel with painted wood artist's frame
    67 x 46-3/8 inches (170.2 x 117.9 cm)
    Ed. 15/23
    Signed, dated and numbered on the reverse

    Property of a Distinguished Gentleman

    PROVENANCE:
    Property from the Estates of Murray and Irene Pergament
    Sotheby's, New York, May 16, 2007, lot 337
    Acquired by the present owner from the above

    EXHIBITED:
    Chicago, Richard Gray Gallery, Roy Lichtenstein: Water Lilies, November - December 1992, n.p., illustrated in color (another example)
    New York, Jacobson Howard Gallery, Roy Lichtenstein: Water Lilies, May - June 2006 (another example)

    LITERATURE:
    Corlett, 261, p. 240, illustrated in color




    Condition Report*:

    A few small scattered hairline abrasions visible in raking light; a few very tiny spots of possible surface dirt in center of image; minor discoloration along extreme bottom edge in the green and white stripes; otherwise artwork appears to be in good condition; not examined outside of frame.  Framed Dimensions 67 X 46.4 Inches

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    November, 2014
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