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Hugh Steers

White Cat Leaving, 1987

Oil on paper
10 5/8 × 14 5/8 in
27 × 37.1 cm
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About the work
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Heritage Auctions

Provenance: The artist; Private collection, Michigan, acquired from the above.

LITERATURE: B. …

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Provenance: The artist; Private collection, Michigan, acquired from the above.

LITERATURE: B. Schroder and K. Kelly, ed., Hugh Steers: The Complete Paintings, 1983-1994, New York, 2015, p. 196, CR147, illustrated.

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Signed, titled, and dated verso: White Cat Leaving / Hugh Steers '87
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Hugh Steers
American, 1963–1995
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Hugh Steers’s figurative paintings explore identity politics, eroticism, and the despair wrought by …

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Hugh Steers’s figurative paintings explore identity politics, eroticism, and the despair wrought by the AIDS crisis in America’s gay community in the ’80s and ’90s, as well as the resilience and compassion it engendered. In his early work, Steers painted allegorical scenes that explored psychological self-discovery; …

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About the work
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Heritage Auctions

Provenance: The artist; Private collection, Michigan, acquired from the above.

LITERATURE: B. …

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Provenance: The artist; Private collection, Michigan, acquired from the above.

LITERATURE: B. Schroder and K. Kelly, ed., Hugh Steers: The Complete Paintings, 1983-1994, New York, 2015, p. 196, CR147, illustrated.

Signature
Signed, titled, and dated verso: White Cat Leaving / Hugh Steers '87
Image rights
Courtesy of Heritage Auctions
Hugh Steers
American, 1963–1995
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Hugh Steers’s figurative paintings explore identity politics, eroticism, and the despair wrought by …

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Hugh Steers’s figurative paintings explore identity politics, eroticism, and the despair wrought by the AIDS crisis in America’s gay community in the ’80s and ’90s, as well as the resilience and compassion it engendered. In his early work, Steers painted allegorical scenes that explored psychological self-discovery; …

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Hugh Steers

White Cat Leaving, 1987

Oil on paper
10 5/8 × 14 5/8 in
27 × 37.1 cm
Bidding closed