Modern and Contemporary Art
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Artist: Öyvind Fahlström, Swedish, active in America, 1928–1976

Study for “Sitting… the Wheel”

1963

Mixed media

60.96 x 47.625 cm (24 x 18 3/4 in.) framed: 62.23 x 48.895 cm (24 1/2 x 19 1/4 in.)
Richard Brown Baker, B.A. 1935, Collection
2008.19.275
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Cordier and Ekstrom, 2/25/64

Bibliography: 

Small Works: Selections from the Richard Brown Baker Collection of Contemporary Art, exh. cat. (Providence: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, 1973), 44, no. 40, ill.

Fortissimo!: Thirty years from the Richard Brown Baker Collection of contemporary art, exh. cat. (Providence, R.I.: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, 1985), 78, 135, no. 50, ill.

“Acquisitions, July 1, 2007–June 30, 2008,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2008): 205.

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