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Sky Presence II, 1960
Louise Nevelson

Painted wood, H: 113 3/4 in, W: 204 in, D: 8 in
Purchase 2002 Helen McMahon Brady Cutting Fund and partial Gift of David Anderson in honor of Samuel C. Miller  2002.2A-K
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Labels/Stamps:
verso: all pieces u.r. printed and typed paper label "Louise Nevelson / SKY PRESENCE II / wood assembly [black] / 113.5 x 202.2 x 10 inches / loc: ag2-07 OM Comune / 12578 / ANDERSON GALLERY / MARTHA JACKSON PLACE, BUFFALO, N Y"; c. printed label "IF DAMAGE OCCURS / DO NOT ATTEMPT TO / REPAIR OR RESTORE / WITHOUT PERMISSION OF / THE REGISTRAR / ANDERSON GALLERIES INC. / BUFFALO N Y

Provenance: Martha Jackson Gallery, New York, New York, PM #871, 1969 acquired from Galerie Daniel Gervis, Paris; to Anderson Gallery, Buffalo, New York.
Exhibition History:
"Essence & Persuasion: The Power of Black and White," Anderson Gallery, Buffalo, NY, April 1-May 13, 1995, no. 10.

"The Private Collection of Martha Jackson," The University of Maryland Art Gallery, College Park, June 22-September 3, 1973; traveled to The Finch College Museum of Art, New York, NY, October 15-November 25, 1973; and The Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY, January 8-February 10, 1974.

"Louise Nevelson," C.W. Post College, Greenvale, NY, October 25-November 27, 1974.

"Nevelson & O'Keeffe: Independents of the Twentieth Century," Nassau County Museum, Roslyn Harbor, NY, January 23-April 10, 1983.

"Louise Nevelson," Gibbs Art Gallery, University of South Carolina, May 20-September 15, 1983.

"Louise Nevelson", Burchfield Art Center, Buffalo, NY, 1984.

"Selections from the Collection," Anderson Gallery, Buffalo, NY, October 5-November 16, 1991, no. Q.

"Louise Nevelson," Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome, Italy, July 28-October 31, 1994, no. 38.

"Louise Nevelson," Martha Jackson Gallery, New York 1960.

"Louise Nevelson," Galerie Daniel Gervis, Paris, France, June 1969, no. 40 (b/w illus.)

"Louise Nevelson," Martha Jackson Gallery, New York, December 3 -20, 1969 (reproduced onannoucement cover).

"American Sculpture," University of Nebraska, Lincoln, September 11-November 15, 1970.

"The Martha Jackson Collection," Seibu Department Store, Tokyo, Japan, September 17-September 30, 1971. (b/w illus.)

"Louise Nevelson Works 1959 - 1963," Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago, December 14, 1971-January 14, 1972.

Keywords: Abstraction, Sculpture