Lot 155: GARY THOMAS ERBE | Survivor
20 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: oil on canvas
Oil on canvas, canvas is not lined. Surface: In generally good condition aside from a few very faint lines of cracking. UNDER UV: No apparent inpainting.
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Alexander Gallery, New York
Private Collection (acquired from the above in 1981)
Corporate Collection (acquired from the above in 1992)
Dimensions: 60 by 48 inches
Trenton, New Jersey State Museum, Gary Erbe: An Exhibition of Trompe L’Oeil, 1983
Philadelphia, Woodmere Art Museum, Gary T. Erbe: Trompe L'Oeil Paintings and Dimensional Compositions, 1988
Youngstown, Ohio, The Butler Institute of American Art, Gary T. Erbe: 25 Years in Retrospect, 1995
Springfield, Missouri, Springfield Art Museum, Gary T. Erbe - Paintings, 1999, no. 29
Washington, D.C., Meridian International Center, Outward Bound: American Art on the Brink of the Twenty First Century, 1999
New York, National Arts Club, Gary Erbe: Beneath the Surface: Paintings Collages and Drawings, 2000
Albuquerque Museum; Youngstown, Ohio, The Butler Institute of American Art; New York, Salmagundi Club; Boca Raton Museum of Art, Gary T. Erbe: 40 Year Restrospective, 2008-2009
Medium: oil on canvas
Saleroom Notice: Please note the correct provenance for this lot: Alexander Gallery, New York Private Collection (acquired from the above in 1981) Corporate Collection (acquired from the above in 1992)