Prints & Photography Auction
September 29 — October 04, 2018
Auction begins to close at 2:00 pm ET
LITA ALBUQUERQUE (1946-)
Lot 15 Details
LITA ALBUQUERQUE (1946-), American
Oil sticks with iridescent powders, tipped to a wove Arches watermarked paper support; signed and dated ‘87 in pencil to support margin. Unframed.
Image/Sheet 11 x 14 in — 27.9 x 35.6 cm; 22.25 x 30 in — 56.5 x 76.2 cm
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Prominent Private Collection
Lita Albuquerque, based in Santa Monica, California, emerged on the art scene in the 1970s after studying with American installation artist, Robert Irwin. Albuquerque is considered a pioneer of California Minimalism. It is reported that the quality of light in Los Angeles inspired the movement’s foremost artists to experiment with environment, light and the ways that viewers experience it.