05-18-2012 05-18-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2598B Boston
May 18, 2012 12:00 PMCalender
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Beverly Stoll Pepper (American, b. 1922) Oedipus Wedge

$3,200$2,700
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2598B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 18, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Beverly Stoll Pepper (American, b. 1922)

Oedipus Wedge, 1979
Unsigned.
Cor-Ten steel, 17 3/4 x 8 3/8 x 6 5/8 in. (45.1 x 21.2 x 16.8 cm).
Condition: Stable surface corrosion.

Provenance: Purchased from the Makler Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, March 10, 1980.

Literature: Rosalind E. Krauss, Beverly Pepper: Sculpture in Place (Buffalo: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1986), p. 110.

N.B. A copy of the original invoice accompanies the lot. The work is no. IAS 87480071 in the Art Inventories Catalog of the Smithsonian American Art Museums.

Estimate $2,000-3,000

Keywords

Philadelphia, Makler Gallery, Pennsylvania, Rosalind E. Krauss, Beverly Pepper, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Smithsonian