Joan Brown (American, 1938-1991) Things and Mess in Classroom, 1959 60 x 60in
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Joan Brown (American, 1938-1991) Things and Mess in Classroom, 1959 60 x 60in
Sold for US$ 91,500 inc. premium
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Lot Details
Joan Brown (American, 1938-1991)
Things and Mess in Classroom, 1959
signed, titled and dated 'Joan Brown 11/6/59' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
60 x 60in

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Dr. Robert C. Jerry, San Francisco, California (label)
    Private Collection, San Francisco, California

    Exhibited:
    New York, New York, The Whitney Museum of American Art, Young America 1960 (Thirty American Painters Under Thirty-Six), September 14-October 30, 1960. Traveled to The Baltimore Museum of Art, Contemporary Arts Center Cincinnati, City Art Museum of St. Louis, Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts (label)
    San Francisco, California, San Francisco Museum of Art, On Looking Back, August 8-September 8, 1968 (label)
    Berkeley, California, University Art Museum, Joan Brown, 1974

    Literature:
    Young America 1960: Thirty American Painters Under Thirty-Six, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York, 1960, cat. 9, ill.
    Brenda Richardson, Joan Brown, University Art Museum, Berkeley, California, 1974, cat. 8
    Whitney Chadwick, Working Together: Joan Brown and Manuel Neri, 1958-1964: March 21-April 29, 1995, The Wiegard Gallery, College of Notre Dame, Belmont, California, 1995
    Karen Tsujimoto and Jacquelynn Baas, The Art of Joan Brown, University of California Berkeley Art Museum, Oakland Museum of California, University of California Press, Berkeley, California, 1998
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