November 15, 2016, 1:30 PM EST
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Lot 175: JAMES LEE BYARS Untitled.(14 views)
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JAMES LEE BYARS
Pencil on eleven sheets of hand-painted red paper in the shape of triangles. Each approximately 128x305 mm; 5x12 inches.
A letter written directly to the current owner, a novelist and former art world habitué who engaged in correspondence with the artist for a time after they met circa 1970. With a small cache of more traditional hand written letters from the artist.