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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3555B Marlborough
January 22, 2021 12:00 PMCalender

Jonathan Borofsky (American, b. 1942) Male Aggression Now Playing Everywhere at 2,733,801

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3555B Location: Marlborough Date / Time: January 22, 2021 12:00PM


Jonathan Borofsky (American, b. 1942)

Male Aggression Now Playing Everywhere at 2,733,801
No visible signature, identified, titled, and dated ".../1982" on a label from Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, affixed to the frame backing, with an exhibition label (see below) affixed to the frame backing.
Pencil on the back of a canvasboard, 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.7 cm), framed.
Condition: Creasing u.l., toning, scattered fox marks and stains (possibly part of the artist's process).

Provenance: John L. Stewart Collection, New York, through to the current private collection, New Hampshire.

Exhibitions: Jonathan Borofsky, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, November 5-December 3, 1983; Jonathan Borofsky, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia (October 7-December 2, 1984), Whitney Museum of American Art (December 20, 1984-March 10, 1985), University Art Museum, Berkeley (April 17-June 16, 1985), Walker Art Center, Minneapolis (September 13-November 3, 1985), Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC (December 7, 1985-February 16, 1986), checklist no. 18.
Estimate $300-500

Frame dimensions: 22 5/8 x 18 5/8 x 1 1/2 in.

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