Richard Lindner


"Waiting and Passing," 1964

Mixed media on paper
Signed and dated lower right: R Lindner; titled on a gallery label affixed to the frame's backboard
Sight: 30" H x 40" W

  • Provenance: Cordier & Ekstrom, New York, NY
    The Marmor Family Collection, acquired from the above, April 24, 1964
  • Exhibited: Berkeley, CA, University of California (Berkeley) Art Museum, "Richard Lindner," June 17- July 27, 1969, no. 71
    Minneapolis, Minnesota, Walker Art Center, "Richard Lindner," August 11-30, 1969, no. 71
  • Literature: D. Ashton, "Richard Lindner," New York, NY: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1970, pl. 138
    Spies 184
  • Notes: This lot is accompanied by the original sales invoice from April 24, 1964, and a letter dated May 18, 1967, asking for a photograph of the piece, "Waiting and Passing," for a book that was published the following year by Harry N. Abrams, Inc., and the text by Dore Ashton, both from Cordier & Ekstrom, New York, NY. There is also a letter from the Stadtisches Museum, Leverkusen, Germany, about planning the first major retrospective exhibition of the work of Richard Linder and asking to include "Waiting and Passing" in the exhibition. In addition, there are original letters of correspondence from May 24, 1991, about the discussion including this piece in the catalogue raisonnĂ© of Richard Lindner, and a copy of the catalogue raisonnĂ© entry.
  • Condition: Overall good condition. Not examined out of the frame.

    Framed under glass: 30.5" H x 40.5" W x 1" D

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