Ed Ruscha

American, b. 1937

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Ed Ruscha

American, b. 1937

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Grapes, 1967
Sold on Jul 10, 2020
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Work on Paper
gunpowder on paper
57.5 x 73.7 cm
Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
Jul 10, 2020
Christie's
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Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) Grapes signed, inscribed and dated 'E. Ruscha – 1967 gp' (lower left) gunpowder on paper 22 5/8 x 29 in. (57.5 x 73.7 cm.) Executed in 1967.
Grapes, 1967
gunpowder on paper
Jul 10, 2020
Christie's
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Work on Paper
57.5 x 73.7 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 10, 2020
Christie's
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Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) Grapes signed, inscribed and dated 'E. Ruscha – 1967 gp' (lower left) gunpowder on paper 22 5/8 x 29 in. (57.5 x 73.7 cm.) Executed in 1967.
$30,000
Dodge Dart, 1994
Sold on May 29, 2020
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Work on Paper
acrylic on paper
36.8 x 29.2 cm
Realized Price
$30,000
Auction Sale
May 29, 2020
Christie's
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Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) Dodge Dart signed and dated 'Ed Ruscha '94' (lower right) acrylic on paper 14 ½ x 11 ½ in. (36.8 x 29.2 cm.) Executed in 1994.
Dodge Dart, 1994
acrylic on paper
May 29, 2020
Christie's
$30,000
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Work on Paper
36.8 x 29.2 cm
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May 29, 2020
Christie's
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$30,000
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Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) Dodge Dart signed and dated 'Ed Ruscha '94' (lower right) acrylic on paper 14 ½ x 11 ½ in. (36.8 x 29.2 cm.) Executed in 1994.
$7,500
Whiskey A-Go-Go (from The Sunset Strip series), 1966-1995
Sold on Dec 9, 2019
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Photography
black and white photograph from altered negative on fiber-based paper mounted on archival mat board
50.8 x 75.2 cm
Realized Price
$7,500
Auction Sale
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
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Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) Whiskey A-Go-Go _(from _The Sunset Strip _series)_ signed, numbered and dated '7/8 A.P. Ed Ruscha 1966-1995' (on the reverse) black and white photograph from altered negative on fiber-based paper mounted on archival mat board 20 x 29 5/8 in. (50.8 x 75.2 cm.) Conceived in 1966 and printed in 1995. This work is the seventh of eight artist's proofs aside from an edition of 25. Printed by Howard Ursuliak, Vancouver and published by Patrick Painter Editions, Vancouver and Hong Kong.
Whiskey A-Go-Go (from The Sunset Strip series), 1966-1995
black and white photograph from altered negative on fiber-based paper mounted on archival mat board
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
$7,500
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Photography
50.8 x 75.2 cm
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Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
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$7,500
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Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) Whiskey A-Go-Go _(from _The Sunset Strip _series)_ signed, numbered and dated '7/8 A.P. Ed Ruscha 1966-1995' (on the reverse) black and white photograph from altered negative on fiber-based paper mounted on archival mat board 20 x 29 5/8 in. (50.8 x 75.2 cm.) Conceived in 1966 and printed in 1995. This work is the seventh of eight artist's proofs aside from an edition of 25. Printed by Howard Ursuliak, Vancouver and published by Patrick Painter Editions, Vancouver and Hong Kong.
$50,000
Three works, 1996
Sold on Dec 9, 2019
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Work on Paper
acrylic on book cover
8 in.
Realized Price
$50,000
Auction Sale
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
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Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) Three works Vowel #54 acrylic on book cover 7 ¼ x 5 ½ x 1/8 in. (18.4 x 14 x .3 cm.) Executed in 1996. This work is unique. Vowel #86 acrylic on book cover 7 ¼ x 5 ½ x 1/8 in. (18.4 x 14 x .3 cm.) Executed in 1996. This work is unique. Vowel #59 acrylic on book cover 7 ¼ x 5 ½ x 1/8 in. (18.4 x 14 x .3 cm.) Executed in 1996. This work is unique.
Three works, 1996
acrylic on book cover
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
$50,000
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Work on Paper
8 in.
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Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
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$50,000
Description
Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) Three works Vowel #54 acrylic on book cover 7 ¼ x 5 ½ x 1/8 in. (18.4 x 14 x .3 cm.) Executed in 1996. This work is unique. Vowel #86 acrylic on book cover 7 ¼ x 5 ½ x 1/8 in. (18.4 x 14 x .3 cm.) Executed in 1996. This work is unique. Vowel #59 acrylic on book cover 7 ¼ x 5 ½ x 1/8 in. (18.4 x 14 x .3 cm.) Executed in 1996. This work is unique.
$9,375
Liquor Locker (from The Sunset Strip series), 1976-1995
Sold on Dec 9, 2019
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Photography
black and white photograph from altered negative on fiber-based paper mounted on archival mat board
51.1 x 75.9 cm
Realized Price
$9,375
Auction Sale
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
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Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) Liquor Locker (_from _The Sunset Strip _series_) signed, numbered and dated '7/8 A.P. Ed Ruscha 1976-1995' (on the reverse) black and white photograph from altered negative on fiber-based paper mounted on archival mat board 20 1/8 x 29 7/8 in. (51.1 x 75.9 cm.) Conceived in 1976 and printed in 1995. This work is the seventh of eight artist's proofs aside from an edition of 25 plus eight printer's proofs. Printed by Howard Ursuliak, Vancouver and published by Patrick Painter Editions, Vancouver and Hong Kong.
Liquor Locker (from The Sunset Strip series), 1976-1995
black and white photograph from altered negative on fiber-based paper mounted on archival mat board
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
$9,375
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Photography
51.1 x 75.9 cm
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Auction Sale
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
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$9,375
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Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) Liquor Locker (_from _The Sunset Strip _series_) signed, numbered and dated '7/8 A.P. Ed Ruscha 1976-1995' (on the reverse) black and white photograph from altered negative on fiber-based paper mounted on archival mat board 20 1/8 x 29 7/8 in. (51.1 x 75.9 cm.) Conceived in 1976 and printed in 1995. This work is the seventh of eight artist's proofs aside from an edition of 25 plus eight printer's proofs. Printed by Howard Ursuliak, Vancouver and published by Patrick Painter Editions, Vancouver and Hong Kong.
Price not available
THEN & NOW, 2005
Sold on Dec 9, 2019
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142 chromogenic prints on Fuji Crystal Archive Paper in artist's wooden box
7 x 74.6 x 104.8 cm
Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
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Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) THEN & NOW signed 'Ed Ruscha' (on the cover page); each sheet stamped with the artist's name, title, number, sheet number, publisher information and date; signed again and numbered '10/10 Ed Ruscha' (on a paper label on the inside of the lid); signed and numbered again 'Ed Ruscha 10/10' (on the end sheet) 142 chromogenic prints on Fuji Crystal Archive Paper in artist's wooden box wooden box: 2 ¾ x 29 3/8 x 41 ¼ in. (7 x 74.6 x 104.8 cm.) each sheet: 27 ½ x 39 3/8 in. (69.9 x 100 cm.) Executed in 2005. This work is number ten from an edition of ten plus six artist's proofs published by Steidl Verlag, Göttingen.
THEN & NOW, 2005
142 chromogenic prints on Fuji Crystal Archive Paper in artist's wooden box
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
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Photography
7 x 74.6 x 104.8 cm
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Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
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Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) THEN & NOW signed 'Ed Ruscha' (on the cover page); each sheet stamped with the artist's name, title, number, sheet number, publisher information and date; signed again and numbered '10/10 Ed Ruscha' (on a paper label on the inside of the lid); signed and numbered again 'Ed Ruscha 10/10' (on the end sheet) 142 chromogenic prints on Fuji Crystal Archive Paper in artist's wooden box wooden box: 2 ¾ x 29 3/8 x 41 ¼ in. (7 x 74.6 x 104.8 cm.) each sheet: 27 ½ x 39 3/8 in. (69.9 x 100 cm.) Executed in 2005. This work is number ten from an edition of ten plus six artist's proofs published by Steidl Verlag, Göttingen.
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The Land Beyond, 1991
Sold on Nov 14, 2019
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Painting
acrylic on canvas
177.8 x 284.5 cm
Realized Price
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Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
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Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) The Land Beyond signed and dated 'Ed Ruscha 1991" (on the reverse); signed again, titled and dated again 'Ed Ruscha "The Land Beyond" 1991' (on the stretcher) acrylic on canvas 70 x 112 in. (177.8 x 284.5 cm.) Painted in 1991.
The Land Beyond, 1991
acrylic on canvas
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
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Painting
177.8 x 284.5 cm
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Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
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Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) The Land Beyond signed and dated 'Ed Ruscha 1991" (on the reverse); signed again, titled and dated again 'Ed Ruscha "The Land Beyond" 1991' (on the stretcher) acrylic on canvas 70 x 112 in. (177.8 x 284.5 cm.) Painted in 1991.
$187,500
Corrosive Liquids, 1973
Sold on Nov 14, 2019
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Artwork Info
Work on Paper
gunpowder and graphite on paper
36.8 x 58.4 cm
Realized Price
$187,500
Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
Description
Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) Corrosive Liquids signed and dated 'E. Ruscha 1973' (lower left) gunpowder and graphite on paper 14 ½ x 23 in. (36.8 x 58.4 cm.) Executed in 1973.
Corrosive Liquids, 1973
gunpowder and graphite on paper
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
$187,500
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Work on Paper
36.8 x 58.4 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$187,500
Description
Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) Corrosive Liquids signed and dated 'E. Ruscha 1973' (lower left) gunpowder and graphite on paper 14 ½ x 23 in. (36.8 x 58.4 cm.) Executed in 1973.
$212,500
You Know the Old Story, 1975
Sold on Nov 14, 2019
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Artwork Info
Work on Paper
gunpowder and pastel on paper
33.3 x 56.6 cm
Realized Price
$212,500
Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
Description
Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) You Know the Old Story signed and dated 'Edward Ruscha 1975' (on the reverse) gunpowder and pastel on paper 13 1/8 x 22 ¾ in. (33.3 x 56.6 cm.) Executed in 1975.
You Know the Old Story, 1975
gunpowder and pastel on paper
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
$212,500
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Work on Paper
33.3 x 56.6 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$212,500
Description
Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) You Know the Old Story signed and dated 'Edward Ruscha 1975' (on the reverse) gunpowder and pastel on paper 13 1/8 x 22 ¾ in. (33.3 x 56.6 cm.) Executed in 1975.
$300,000
Room, 1972
Sold on Nov 14, 2019
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Work on Paper
gunpowder on paper
29.2 x 73.7 cm
Realized Price
$300,000
Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
Description
Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) Room signed and dated 'E. Ruscha 1972' (lower left) gunpowder on paper 11 ½ x 29 in. (29.2 x 73.7 cm.) Executed in 1972.
Room, 1972
gunpowder on paper
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
$300,000
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Work on Paper
29.2 x 73.7 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$300,000
Description
Ed Ruscha (b. 1937) Room signed and dated 'E. Ruscha 1972' (lower left) gunpowder on paper 11 ½ x 29 in. (29.2 x 73.7 cm.) Executed in 1972.
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