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Modern and Contemporary Art
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Artist: Roy Lichtenstein, American, 1923–1997

Thinking of Him

1963

Magna on canvas

68 × 68 1/8 in. (172.7 × 173 cm)
framed: 68 1/2 × 68 3/4 in. (174 × 174.6 cm)
Gift of Richard Brown Baker, B.A. 1935
1980.29
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Leo Castelli, Inc., 12/10/63

Bibliography: 

Art of the 50’s and 60’s: Selections from the Richard Brown Baker Collection, exh. cat. (Ridgefield, Conn.: The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, 1965), no. 62.

Richard Brown Baker Collects!: A selection of contemporary art from the Richard Brown Baker Collection, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1975), 10, 63, no. 19, fig. 19.

Jennifer Farrell, “Reflections on a Gift: Richard Brown Baker and Roy Lichtenstein,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2008): 51, fig. 3.

Jennifer Farrell et al., Get There First, Decide Promptly: The Richard Brown Baker Collection of Postwar Art (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 244–45, fig. 1.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.