Lot 54: WILLIAM L. HANEY, (AMERICAN 1939-1992), "CRITICAL RESPONSE TIME"
December 14, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
WILLIAM L. HANEY
"CRITICAL RESPONSE TIME"
Signed ''William L. Haney'', titled, and dated ''6/81'' verso, oil on canvas
72 x 84 in. (182.9 x 213.4cm)
Joanna Dean Galleries, New York, New York.
Acquired from the above in 1983.
This piece has been requested for inclusion in the exhibition The American Dream: American Realism 1945-2016, which will take place at the Kunsthalle in Emden Germany and the Drents Museum in the Netherlands from November 19, 2017 - May 27, 2018.
Frame: 72 1/2 x 84 1/2 in.
With apparent drips of paint and moisture running the length of the left hand side of the canvas, with attendent staining on the wood frame as well consistent with the dripping. With light grey/white speckled staining in dark grey area at bottom right and staining verso in the same location, consistent with liquid coming into contact with the canvas. Examined under black light with no evidence of inpainting visible.
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