Tremaine Collection artworks in Tremaine auction catalogues (1988, 1991)

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The following are the artworks (with photos) included in the catalogues for the 1988 and 1991 Tremaine Collection auctions. (While famous auctions, only a small portion of the collection was auctioned.) Selected media coverage on the auctions follows the two lists.


A. 1988 Tremaine Collection auction


1988 - auction catalogue

Christie’s New York. (1988). Contemporary art from The Tremaine Collection, (9 November 1988). (Introduction by Tracy Atkinson, Curator of the Tremaine Collection.) 74 pp. (K00635; K00666-68).


1988 - auction catalogue pages, no webpages online

Lot #1 - Claes Oldenburg

Claes Oldenburg. Studies for store objects— pie, 7-Up, flag, oranges, fifteen cents, (1961). Watercolor, paper collage and graphite on paper. 14 7/8 x 20 in. (37.6 x 50.8 cm), (pp. 10-1, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-70).

Lot #2 - Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol. 70 S & H Green Stamps, (1962). Rubber stamp and acrylic on canvas, with metal staples. 16 1/8 x 20 1/4 in. (40.8 x 51.4 cm), (pp. 12-3, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00671-72).

Lot #3 - Robert Rauschenberg

Robert Rauschenberg. Cup, (1958). Solvent transfer, graphite and watercolor on paper. 22 7/8 x 28 3/4 in. (58 x 73 cm), (pp. 14-5, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00673-74).

Lot #4 - Roy Lichtenstein

Roy Lichtenstein. Crying girl, (1964). Graphite and colored pencils on paper. 5 3/8 x 5 3/4 in. (13.7 x 14.6 cm), (pp. 16-7, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00675-76).

Lot #5 - Jasper Johns

Jasper Johns. Grey numbers, (1963). Oil on canvas. 5 3/4 x 4 1/4 in. (14.6 x 11.2 cm), (pp. 18-9, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00677-78).

Lot #6 - Josef Albers

Josef Albers. Homage to the square: Arrival, (1963). Oil on masonite. 48 x 48 in. (122 x 122 cm), (pp. 20-1, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00679-80).

Lot #7 - Franz Kline

Franz Kline. Untitled, (1950). Oil on masonite. 18 x 25 in. (45.7 x 63.5 cm), (pp. 22-3, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00681-82).

Lot #8 - Mark Rothko

Mark Rothko. Number 8, (1952). Oil on canvas. 80 3/4 x 68 1/8 in. (205 x 173 cm), (pp. 24-5, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00683-84).

Lot #9 - Jim Dine

Jim Dine. Little black screwdriver, (1962). Oil and screwdriver on canvas. 16 1/8 x 12 in. (40.8 x 30.5 cm), (pp. 26-7, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00685-86).

Lot #10 - Roy Lichtenstein

Roy Lichtenstein. Ceramic sculpture #7, (1965). Glazed ceramic. 9 7/8 in. high (25.2 cm), (pp. 28-9, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00687-88).

Lot #11 - Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol. Round Marilyn, (1962). Gold paint and synthetic polymer silkscreened on canvas. 17 3/4 in. diameter (45.2 cm), (pp. 30-1, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00689-90).

Lot #12 - John Chamberlain

John Chamberlain. Arch Brown, (1962). Painted automobile parts. 37 x 35 1/2 x 36 3/4 in. (94 x 90 x 93.2 cm), (pp. 32-3, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00691-92).

Lot #13 - Barnett Newman

Barnett Newman. The moment II, (1969). Acrylic on canvas. 84 1/8 x 72 1/4 in. (213.5 x 183.3 cm), (pp. 34-5, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00693-94).

Lot #14 - Piero Manzoni

Piero Manzoni. Petit subject, (1958). Four panels, oil and plaster on canvas. Three: 9 1/2 x 7 in. (24.1 x 17.8 cm); one: 7 x 9 1/2 in. (17.8 x 24.1 cm), (pp. 36-7, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00695-96).

Lot #15 - Raoul Hague

Raoul Hague. Swamp pepperwood, (1956). Carved pepperwood on wood base. 28 3/8 x 62 7/8 x 19 1/4 in. (72 x 150.5 x 48.9 cm), (pp. 38-9, illustrated; the Wadsworth Atheneum 1984 Tremaine Collection catalogue dates the work as "1956", whereas this auction catalogue has "1966"). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00697-98).

Lot #16 - Richard Tuttle

Richard Tuttle. Mist, (1965). Oil on panel. 22 1/2 x 52 1/8 in. (56.5 x 132.3 cm), (pp. 40-1, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00699-700).

Lot #17 - Lucas Samaras

Lucas Samaras. Box #51, (1966). Painted wooden construction with colored yarns, plastic jewels, colored acetate, electric light bulb, glass bottle, and magne-matic stirrer— kinetic closed. 14 x 14 3/4 x 14 in. (35.6 x 37.4 x 35.6 cm), (pp. 42-3, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00701-02).

Lot #18 - Franz Kline

Franz Kline. Lehigh, (1956). Oil on canvas. 81 1/8 x 113 1/2 in. (206 x 288.2 cm), (pp. 44-5, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00703-05).

Lot #19 - Richard Artschwager

Richard Artschwager. Relief I, (1965). Wall relief, colored formica on wood. 28 5/8 x 21 5/8 x 7 3/8 in. (72.7 x 54.9 x 18.8 cm), (pp. 46-7, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00706-07).

Lot #20 - Robert Rauschenberg

Robert Rauschenberg. Untitled, (1958). Wood, fabric, solvent transfer, gouache, plaster, and metal tack. 13 1/4 x 15 x 9 3/4 in. (33.4 x 38 x 24.7 cm), (pp. 48-9, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00708-09).

Lot #21 - Willem de Kooning

Willem de Kooning. Yellow woman, (1952). Tempera, oil, graphite and charcoal on paper. 8 3/4 x 6 1/8 in. (2.2 x 15.7 cm), (pp. 50-1, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00710-11).

Lot #22 - Jackson Pollock

Jackson Pollock. Frieze, (1953-55). Oil, enamel and aluminum paint on canvas. 26 1/8 x 85 7/8 in. (66.3 x 218.2 cm), (pp. 52-3, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00712-15).

Lot #23 - Christo

Christo. Double store-front, (1964). Wall relief— oil, wood, glass, cardboard, fabric, paper, and electric light. 26 1/4 x 34 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. (66.6 x 88.3 x 7 cm), (pp. 54-5, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00716-17).

Lot #24 - Walter de Maria

Walter de Maria. Elle, (1966). Two pieces: carbon steel and stainless steel ball. 2 1/2 x 16 x 16 in. (6.4 x 40.6 x 40.6 cm), (p. 56, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00718).

Lot #25 - Walter de Maria

Walter de Maria. Bronze shaft / steel shaft, (1966). Bronze and steel. 15 x 18 x 3 1/4 in. (38 x 45.8 x 8.3 cm), (p. 57, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00719).

Lot #26 - Tom Wesselmann

Tom Wesselmann. The great American nude VIII, (1961). Collage with fabric, paper, canvas, steel nails, enamel, graphite, charcoal, and blue point pen on panel. 47 3/8 in. diameter (121 cm), (pp. 58-9, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00720-21).

Lot #27 - Roy Lichtenstein

Roy Lichtenstein. I can see the whole room... and there’s nobody in it!, (1961). Oil and graphite on canvas. 48 3/8 x 48 in. (122.7 x 121.8 cm), (pp. 60-1, illustrated; and catalogue cover). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00722-23).

Lot #28 - Robert Irwin

Robert Irwin. Untitled, (1970). Wall relief— acrylic on cast acrylic disc, with four spotlights. 54 1/4 in. diameter (138 cm), (pp. 62-3, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00724-25).

Lot #29 - Neil Jenney

Neil Jenney. Husband and wife, (1969). Oil on canvas in painted wooden frame. 56 x 76 1/4 in. (142.2 x 193.7 cm), (pp. 64-5, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00726-27).

Lot #30 - Jim Dine

Jim Dine. The hammer acts, (1962). Oil, hammer, wooden plank and steel nails on canvas. 84 7/8 x 75 in. (215.5 x 190.9 cm), (pp. 66-7, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00728-29).

Lot #31 - James Rosenquist

James Rosenquist. Mask (Come play with me / Let’s go for a ride), (1961). Oil on canvas. 34 1/8 x 35 7/8 in. (86.5 x 91.2 cm), (pp. 68-9, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00730-31).

Lot #32 - Jasper Johns

Jasper Johns. White flag, (1955-58). Encaustic and newsprint on three attached canvases. 52 x 78 3/4 in. (132.1 x 199.8 cm), (pp. 70-1, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00732-34).



In addition, the following two lots from the Tremaine Collection were in the sale of Impressionist and Modern Paintings and Sculpture (Part I), (15 November 1988).

Joan Miró

Joan Miró. Femmes dans la nuit, (1944). Oil and tempera on canvas laid down on board. 6 1/2 x 8 in. (16.5 x 20.3 cm), (p. 72, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00735).

Alberto Giacometti

Alberto Giacometti. Homme qui marche sous la pluie / Man walking quickly under the rain, (cast c. 1947). Number in edition: 1/6. Bronze with brown patina. 18 1/4 x 30 1/2 x 6 in. (46.3 x 77.5 x 15.2 cm), (p. 73, illustrated). (Updated 16 January 2020; K00635; K00666-68; K00736).



The artworks above were shown in pre-auction exhibitions at: Chicago (venue unknown, c. 4 October 1988); Maisonette Room, Beverly Hills Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA (c. 6-8 October 1988); Tokyo (venue unknown, 17-18 October 1988); and Christie’s Park Avenue (New York) (4-9 November 1988). (Viewed 20 January 2020. K00635; K00666-68; K00740-41; K00749; K00776-78; K00783-84).

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B. 1991 Tremaine Collection auction


1991 - auction catalogue

Christie’s New York. (1991). Important Modern paintings from the Tremaine Collection, (5 November 1991). (Introduction by Tracy Atkinson, Curator of the Tremaine Collection; Director Emeritus, Wadsworth Atheneum.) 79 pp.


1991 - auction catalogue pages, and webpages


Lot #1 - Sophie Täuber-Arp

Sophie Täuber-Arp. No. 10, (1916). Gouache and pencil on paper. Sheet size: 8 1/4 x 5 1/8 in. (21 x 13 cm), (pp. 12-3, illustrated). (Viewed 1 April 2019. H00522).

Lot #2 - Paul Klee

Paul Klee. Kopf, (1919). Tempera on gauze on board. 8 1/8 x 4 1/4 in. (20.5 x 11 cm), (pp. 14-5, illustrated). (Viewed 1 April 2019. H00508).

Lot #3 - Kurt Schwitters

Kurt Schwitters. Merzbild, (1922). Collage on paper. Mount size: 6 7/8 x 5 3/4 in. (17.2 x 14.5 cm), (pp. 16-7, illustrated). (Viewed 1 April 2019. H00520).

Lot #4 - Juan Gris

Juan Gris. Pears and grapes on a table, (1913). Oil on canvas. 21 1/2 x 28 1/4 in. (54.5 x 73 cm), (pp. 18-21, illustrated). (Viewed 1 April 2019. H00506).

Lot #5 - Paul Klee

Paul Klee. Katze Lauert / Lurking cat, (1939). Pencil on paper. 11 3/4 x 17 3/4 in. (30 x 45.3 cm), (pp. 22-3, illustrated). (Viewed 1 April 2019. H00512).

Lot #6 - Kurt Schwitters

Kurt Schwitters. Merzbild, (c. 1922). Collage on paper. 7 x 5 5/8 in. (17.8 x 14.3 cm), (pp. 24-5, illustrated). (Viewed 1 April 2019. H00519).

Lot #7 - Georges Braque

Georges Braque. The black rose, (1927). Oil on canvas. 19 3/4 x 36 1/2 in. (50.2 x 92.1 cm), (pp. 26-9, illustrated). (Viewed 1 April 2019. H00501).

Lot #8 - Paul Klee

Paul Klee. Structural II, (1924). Gouache on paper. 10 7/8 x 8 3/4 in. (27.8 x 22.5 cm), (pp. 30-1, illustrated). (Viewed 1 April 2019. H00509).

Lot #9 - Ben Nicholson

Ben Nicholson. Still life, (1949). Oil on canvas board. 16 1/2 x 20 1/8 in. (41.5 x 51 cm), (pp. 32-3, illustrated). (Viewed 1 April 2019. H00517).

Lot #10 - Fernand Léger

Fernand Léger. Le petit déjeuner, (1921). Oil on canvas. 38 x 51 in. (96.5 x 129.5 cm), (pp. 34-41, illustrated, and cropped image on wraparound cover of catalogue). (Viewed 1 April 2019. H00514).

Lot #11 - Paul Klee

Paul Klee. Scheinbar bescheiden / Seemingly modest, (1937). Oil and pencil on unstretched canvas mounted on board. Mount size: 22 1/4 x 16 1/8 in. (56.5 x 41 cm), (pp. 42-3, illustrated). (Viewed 1 April 2019. H00511).

Lot #12 - Joan Miró

Joan Miró. Le chat blanc (or The cat’s whiskers), (1927). Oil on canvas. 58 x 45 1/8 in. (147.3 x 114.6 cm), (pp. 44-7, illustrated). (Viewed 2 April 2019).

Lot #13 - Paul Klee

Paul Klee. Sommerschloss bei Beride, (1927). Pen and black ink on paper. 9 1/2 x 12 1/4 in. (24 x 31 cm), (pp. 48-9, , illustrated, and design utilized on inside front cover, and inside back cover). (Updated 16 January 2020. H00510).

Lot #14 - Le Corbusier

Le Corbusier. Still life, (1925). Oil on canvas. 39 x 31 7/8 in. (99 x 81 cm), (pp. 50-1, illustrated). (Viewed 1 April 2019. H00503).

Lot #15 - Piet Mondrian

Piet Mondrian. Composition, (1935-42). Oil on canvas. 39 3/4 x 20 1/8 in. (101 x 51 cm), (pp. 52-9, illustrated). (Viewed 2 April 2019).

Lot #16 - Theo van Doesburg

Theo van Doesburg. Space-time construction #3, (1924). Gouache, pen and ink and pencil on tracing paper. 17 1/2 x 14 5/8 in. (44.5 x 37.5 cm), (pp. 60-1, illustrated). (Viewed 1 April 2019. H00505).

Lot #17 - Ben Nicholson

Ben Nicholson. Still life, (1947). Tempera and pencil on board. 7 1/2 x 7 1/8 in. (19 x 18 cm), (pp. 62-3, illustrated). (Viewed 1 April 2019. H00516).

Lot #18 - Robert Delaunay

Robert Delaunay. Premier disque, (1912). Oil on canvas. 53 in. diameter (134.6 cm), (pp. 64-73, illustrated). (Viewed 1 April 2019. H00504).



In addition, seven lots from the Tremaine Collection in the sale of Contemporary Art (12 November 1991):

Jasper Johns

Jasper Johns. Device circle, (1959). Encaustic, oil, newspaper, collage, wooden arm and metal screw on canvas. 40 x 40 in. (101.7 x 101.7 cm), (p. 75, illustrated). (Viewed 1 April 2019. H00507).

Alexander Calder

Alexander Calder. Bougainvillea, (c. 1947). Standing mobile: painted sheet metal and rod, wire and stone. H: 78 1/4 in. (198.5 cm); Span: 86 in. (218.4 cm), (p. 76, illustrated). (Viewed 1 April 2019. H00502).

Willem de Kooning

Willem de Kooning. Villa Borghese, (1960). Oil on canvas. 80 x 70 in. (203.3 x 177.7 cm), (p. 77, illustrated). (Viewed 1 April 2019. H00513).

Jackson Pollock

Jackson Pollock. Silver and black I, (1950). Oil, enamel and silver paint on canvas. 8 7/8 x 12 1/2 in. (22.3 x 31.7 cm), (p. 78, illustrated). (Viewed 1 April 2019. H00518).

Robert Motherwell

Robert Motherwell. Spanish elegy #17, (1953). Oil on masonite. 9 x 12 in. (22.8 x 30.5 cm), (p. 78, illustrated). (Viewed 1 April 2019. H00515).

Frank Stella

Frank Stella. Untitled, (1959). Oil on masonite. 12 x 12 in. (30.5 x 30.5 cm), (p. 79, illustrated). (Viewed 2 April 2019. H00521).

Ad Reinhardt

Ad Reinhardt. Blue composition, (1959-60). Oil on canvas. 10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.4 cm), (p. 79, illustrated). (Viewed 2 April 2019. H00523).



A lot from the Tremaine Collection in the sale of American, Modern and Contemporary Prints and Illustrated Books (4-5 November 1991):

El Lissitsky

El Lissitsky. Presumably Victory over the sun, (1920-21). Set of ten signed lithographs in colors, from the edition of 75. All 21 x 17 7/8 in. (534 x 454 mm), (p. 80, illustrated). (Viewed 1 April 2019).


A lot from the Tremaine Collection in the sale of Important American Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture of the 19th and 20th Centuries (6 December 1991):

Ralston Crawford

Ralston Crawford. Lights in an aircraft plant, (1945). Oil on canvas. 30 3/8 x 40 1/4 in. (77.2 x 102.2 cm), (p. 81, illustrated). (Viewed 2 April 2019).


C. Selected media coverage on the 1988 and 1991 Tremaine Collection auctions


1988 - mention

Reif, Rita. (8 September 1988). Christie’s to auction works from two art collections [mention; no photo]. New York Times, p. C20. (Viewed 18 January 2020. K00739).

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1988 - article

Muchnic, Suzanne. (13 September 1988). Johns, Pollock works top art cache set for auction [with photo of Roy Lichtenstein’s I can see the whole room... and there’s nobody in it!]. Los Angeles Times, Part VI, pp. 1 & 3. (Viewed 18 January 2020. K00740-41).

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1988 - mention

Reif, Rita. (14 September 1988). $210 million worth of art is to be auctioned. [mention, with no related photo]. New York Times, p. C19. (Viewed 18 January 2020. K00742).

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1988 - mention

Reif, Rita (New York Times Service). (15 September 1988). Record number of artworks on the block in New York [mention, with no related photo]. Globe and Mail (Toronto, Canada), p. C5. (Viewed 18 January 2020. K00743).

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1988 - article

Muchnic, Suzanne (Los Angeles Times). (16 September 1988). Contemporary art sale likely to set records [no photo]. The Journal-News (Nyack, New York), p. C4. (Viewed 18 January 2020. K00744-45).

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1988 - article

Muchnic, Suzanne (Los Angeles Times). (17 September 1988). Major works to be sold from Tremaine collection [with photo of Lichtenstein’s I can see the whole room... and there’s nobody in it!]. Hartford Courant, Connecticut Living section, pp. G1 & G2. (Viewed 20 January 2020. K00774-75).

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1988 - article

Los Angeles Times. (18 September 1988). Contemporary art sale expected to set records [no photo]. The Sun (Baltimore, MD), Arts & Entertainment section, p. 5N. (Viewed 18 January 2020. K00748).

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1988 - article

Muchnic, Suzanne (Los Angeles Times). (18 September 1988). Art auction expected to set records [no photo]. The Courier-News (Bridgewater, NJ), p. C-6. (Viewed 18 January 2020. K00746-47).

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1988 - mention

Berry, Heidi L. (29 September 1988). The laws of supply and desire; record-breaking sums are making big business take auction houses seriously [mention, no related photo]. Washington Post, Washington Home section, pp. 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 19. (Viewed 19 January 2020. K00758).

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1988 - mention

(6 October 1988). Morning report [including mention of Tremaine Collection artworks on view at Maisonette Room, Beverly Hills Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA (c. 6-8 October 1988]. Los Angeles Times, Part VI, p. 2. (Viewed 20 January 2020. K00783-84).

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1988 - article

Conlon, Michael (Reuter, Chicago). (8 October 1988). Contemporary art expected to fetch record prices at Christie’s sale [no photo]. Globe and Mail (Toronto, Canada), p. C8. (Viewed 18 January 2020. K00749).

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1988 - article

Los Angeles Times. (23 October 1988). Contemporary art on auction block [no photo]. Asbury Park Press (Asbury Park, NJ), p. E4. (Viewed 18 January 2020. K00750-51).

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1988 - mention

Berry, Heidi L. (3 November 1988). Auctioning three major art collections [with photo of Jackson Pollock’s Frieze, (p. 11)]. Washington Post, Washington Home section, pp. 11-16. (Viewed 20 January 2020. K00772-73; K00779-82).

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1988 - mention

Reif, Rita. (4 November 1988). Auction houses offer a century of art in 7 days of sales [including photo of Roy Lichtenstein’s I can see the whole room... and there’s nobody is in it! and Tom Wesselmann’s The great American nude VIII]. New York Times, Weekend section, pp. C1 & C28. (Viewed 20 January 2020. K00776-77).

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1988 - advertisement

Christie’s New York (Park Avenue). (4 November 1988). Advertisement: "... Viewing this weekend; Contemporary art from the Tremaine Collection [4-9 November]. New York Times. p. C29. (Viewed 20 January 2020. K00778).

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1988 - article

Howells, Beverley. (6 November 1988). Tremaine collection under the hammer in New York [with photo of Warhol’s Round Marilyn]. Sunday Morning Post / South China Morning Post (Hong Kong), Living section, p. 4. (Viewed 18 January 2020. K00752).

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1988 - mention

Muchnic, Suzanne. (9 November 1988). Record prices expected at N. Y. auctions [mention]. Los Angeles Times, p. H1. (Viewed 18 January 2020. K00753).

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1988 - article

Lipson, Karin. (10 November 1988). Record price raised for "White flag" [no photo]. Newsday (Long Island, NY), p. 9. (Viewed 18 January 2020. K00754-55).

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1988 - mention

Muchnic, Suzanne (Los Angeles Times). (10 November 1988). Records expected to fall in New York auctions [mention; no photo]. Philadelphia Inquirer, p. 4-C. (Viewed 19 January 2020. K00761).

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1988 - article

(New York). (10 November 1988). Johns’ painting brings record $7 million [no photo]. The Journal-News (Nyack, New York), Metro section, p. B5. (Viewed 19 January 2029. K00759-60).

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1988 - article

New York (Reuter). (10 November 1988). Jasper Johns’ painting White Flag sold for record $7.04 million [no photo]. Toronto Star (Toronto, Canada), Section D, p. D1. (Viewed 19 January 2020. K00762).

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1988 - article

Reif, Rita. (10 November 1988). Johns’s ’White flag’ is sold for record price [on hard copy article, photo of Jasper Johns’s White flag]. New York Times, p. C26. (Updated 17 January 2020. H00524; K00737).

1988 - article

Rizzo, Frank. (10 November 1988). Madison couple’s "White flag" brings banner price at auction [with photo of Jasper Johns’s White flag]. Hartford Courant, p. A4. (Viewed 16 January 2020. K00623).

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1988 - article

Tully, Judd (Special, New York, Nov. 9). (10 November 1988). $37 million contemporary art sale [no related photo]. Washington Post, Style section, pp. B1 & B20. (Viewed 19 January 2020. K00763-64).

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1988 - new brief

Unknown wire service. (11 November 1988). People in the news [news brief; no photo]. Hartford Courant, p. A2. (Viewed 19 January 2020. K00765).

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1988 - mention

Muchnic, Suzanne. (11 November 1988). Record-setting sales kick off art auction [mention, with photo of Jackson Pollock’s Frieze]. Los Angeles Times, Part IV, pp. 1 & 15. (Viewed 19 January 2020. K00756-57).

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1988 - mention

Muchnic, Suzanne (Los Angeles Times). (11 November 1988). Record prices expected at auctions [mention, no photo]. Press & Sun Bulletin (Binghampton, NY), p. 6D. (Viewed 19 January 2020. K00766-67).

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1988 - news brief

Associated Press (New York). (12 November 1988). Johns’ painting sets new high for living artist [news brief; no photo]. Democrat and Chronicle (Rochester, NY), p. 5C. (Viewed 19 January 2020. K00768).

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1988 - mention

Muchnic, Suzanne (Los Angeles Times). (13 November 1988). Work of Picasso, others could fetch $300 million [mention; no photo]. Asbury Park Press (Asbury Park, NJ), p. E9. (Viewed 19 January 2020. K00769).

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1988 - mention

Reif, Rita. (16 November 1988). Choppy night at Christie’s: Records and failures [mention, with photo of Alberto Giacometti’s Man walking quickly under the rain]. New York Times, p. C22. (Viewed 19 January 2020. K00771).

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1988 - mention

Glueck, Grace. (26 November 1988). The mania of art auctions: Problems as well as profits [mention; with no related photo]. New York Times, pp. 1 & 15. (Viewed 19 January 2020. K00770).

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1991 - article

Reif, Rita. (7 June 1991). 50 paintings to be sold from Tremaine estate [with photo, detail of Fernand Léger’s Le petit déjeuner]. New York Times, p. C3. (Updated 17 January 2020. H00525; K00738).



Click to see the Tremaine / Miller Co. art & design section overview page (including a developing list of artworks in the former collections at bottom).