COMP_Mehring_Magenta Double_1964

Howard Mehring (American, 1931–1978)
Magenta Double, 1964 Oil on collaged unprimed canvas
Inscribed Magenta Double and dated May 1964 on the reverse
74" H x 74" W x 1.8" D inches framed
72" H x 72" W inches unframed
L.P 50% M.A 50% (Luis Pazo | Michael Abrams) 
Location: Kensington MD Provenance: A.M. Sachs Gallery, New York Collection of Gilbert & Sandra Oken
Exhibited: Washington, DC, The Washington Gallery of Modern Art, Washington Color Painters, Jun. 25 - Sep. 5, 1965; traveled to Austin, TX, University of Texas, University Art Museum, then to Santa Barbara, University of California, Art Gallery, then to Waltham, MA, Brandeis University, Rose Art Gallery, then to Minneapolis, Walker Art Center Condition: Edge rubs and scuffs. An approximately 15 inch vertical scrape at center right in green pigment with associasted small scrapes. Scrapes at lower left corner. Light fraying sporadically at edges of collaged elements. An area of scuffs at center left in green pigment.
SOLD to Michael Abrams 07/02/2020