Mary Bauermeister (German, b. 1934)
Pen Down, 1967; Mixed media construction (glass, optical lens and painted wood with India ink); Signed, titled and dated; 10" x 10"; Exhibition: Anything Anywhere always anyway all things involved in all other things, Galeria Bonino, LTD., New York, February 7 – March 4, 1967 (exhibition catalogue no. 18, n.p.); Provenance: Private Collection, Florida: Note: Pen Down was included in Sale Table (Or Some Nice Little Things for Sale), a constantly changing installation at Bauermeister's first New York exhibition at Galeria Bonino in 1967. This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné being compiled by Hauke Ohls.
Sale Price: $35,000
Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000
Signed, titled and dated to verso. Overall good condition. Wear and light surface dirt to outside of wooden box, two small round elements with remnants of glue around them.