Apr 22, 2021 - Sale 2565

Sale 2565 - Lot 178

Price Realized: $ 5,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000

Color woodcut, etching, aquatint and screenprint on Japon nacre paper, 1997. 1006x573 mm; 39 1/2x26 1/2 inches. With the embossed siganture, lower right. Dated and numbered 17/25 in pencil, lower left.

Ellen Gallagher is an abstract painter and multimedia artist creating minimalist work with subject narratives. Her influences include the paintings of Agnes Martin and the repetitive writings of Gertrude Stein. Born in Providence, Rhode Island, Gallagher attended Oberlin College, Ohio; the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (graduating in 1992 and receiving a traveling scholar award in 1993); and the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Maine (1993).