Lot # 041
Post-War & Contemporary Art Live auction

Jack Hamilton Bush
ARCA CGP CSGA CSPWC OSA P11 1909 - 1977 Canadian

Across and Down
acrylic on canvas
on verso signed, titled, dated December 1966 and inscribed "André Emmerich N.Y." / "Acrylic Polymer W.B" / "4210/7" on a label
80 x 112 in  203.2 x 284.5cm

Provenance:
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, 1967 - August 18, 1970
David Mirvish Gallery, Toronto
Barbara Krakow, Boston
James H. Henwood, XX Century Art, Montreal
Acquired from the above by the present Private Collection, Montreal, 1976

Literature:
Michael Fried, “Shape as Form: Frank Stella’s New Paintings,” Artforum, November 1966, pages 18 – 27
Diary (1966 - 1967), Jack Bush fonds, E.P. Taylor Research Library and Archives, Art Gallery of Ontario
IX Bienal de São Paulo, Fundação Bienal de São Paulo, 1967, listed page 11
Jean-René Ostiguy, Jacques Hurtubise / Jack Bush: Canada at IX São Paulo Bienal, National Gallery of Canada, 1967, listed, unpaginated

Exhibited:
São Paulo, Brazil, Jacques Hurtubise / Jack Bush: Canada at IX São Paulo Bienal 1967, traveling to the Galerie d’art du Centre culturel de l’Université de Sherbrooke, Quebec, April 9 - 30, 1968 and the Rodman Hall Art Centre, St. Catharine’s, May 14 - June 1968, catalogue #28
Harcus-Krakow Gallery, Boston, Jack Bush, 1970

This work will be included in Sarah Stanners’s forthcoming Jack Bush Paintings: A Catalogue Raisonné.

For full cataloguing, essay and images in PDF format, please click here.

Estimate: $400,000 ~ $600,000 CAD  
Sold for: $481,250 CAD (including Buyer's Premium)

All prices are in Canadian Dollars.

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