James RosenquistSilo 1963-4

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Artist
James Rosenquist (born 1933)
Title
Silo
Date 1963-4
MediumOil paint on canvas, wood and Perspex
Dimensionsobject: 2870 x 3531 x 562 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1973
Reference
T01829
Not on display

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James Rosenquist born 1933

T01829 Silo 1963-4

Inscribed '"SILO" | JAMES ROSENQUIST | 1963' on back of canvas
Oil on canvas, 113 x 139 (287 x 353), together with small blackboard, and wooden and perspex structure, 60 3/4 x 52 x 22 1/8 (154.3 x 132 x 56)
Purchased from the Mayor Gallery (Grant-in-Aid) 1973
Prov: With Mayor Gallery, London (purchased from the artist 1973)
Exh: James Rosenquist, Green Gallery, New York, January-February 1964 (no catalogue; the first state); James Rosenquist, Dwan Gallery, Los Angeles, October-November 1964 (no catalogue; the final state); James Rosenquist, Kunsthalle, Cologne, January-March 1972 (70); Whitney Museum, New York, April-May 1972 (52)
Lit: Max Kozloff, 'New York Letter' in Art International, VIII, 25 April 1964, p.62, first state repr… (read more)

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