The Museum Show: Works that were exhibited, owned, sold by - or about - museums

This is an eclectic exhibition of paintings, sculptures and prints of all genres that all have only one thing in common: they were either exhibited or owned by a museum.
, 'Remix,' 2011, Alpha 137 Gallery

Donald Baechler

Remix, 2011

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, 'LOVE  (Limited Edition Artist Authorized, with Incised Indianapolis Museum of Art & Morgan Foundation Stamp and Artist Copyright),' 2011, Alpha 137 Gallery

Robert Indiana

LOVE (Limited Edition Artist Authorized, with Incised Indianapolis Museum of Art & Morgan Foundation Stamp and Artist Copyright), 2011

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, 'Op Art Bowl for Hirshhorn Museum,' 1976, Alpha 137 Gallery

Richard Anuszkiewicz

Op Art Bowl for Hirshhorn Museum, 1976

Alpha 137 Gallery

$2,000

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, 'Suite of 10 Individual Lithographs from the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam (BRAND NEW UNOPENED IN MUSEUM SLIP CASE AND ORIGINAL SHRINKWRAP),' 1990, Alpha 137 Gallery

Agnes Martin

Suite of 10 Individual Lithographs from the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam (BRAND NEW UNOPENED IN MUSEUM SLIP CASE AND ORIGINAL SHRINKWRAP), 1990

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, 'Painting to Commemorate the San Francisco Museum of Art's 50th Anniversary,' 1985, Alpha 137 Gallery

Tom Holland

Painting to Commemorate the San Francisco Museum of Art's 50th Anniversary, 1985

Alpha 137 Gallery

$5,500

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, 'FACADE (Exhibited at the San Francisco Museum of Art),' 1954, Alpha 137 Gallery

Robert Bechtle

FACADE (Exhibited at the San Francisco Museum of Art), 1954

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, 'Commemorative Medal for the Centennial of the Metropolitan Museum of Art ,' 1970, Alpha 137 Gallery

Frank Stella

Commemorative Medal for the Centennial of the Metropolitan Museum of Art , 1970

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, 'Wrap In Wrap Out ("Wrapped Painting") for the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) Chicago, the first North American building Christo ever wrapped,' 1969, Alpha 137 Gallery

ChristoChristo and Jeanne-Claude

Wrap In Wrap Out ("Wrapped Painting") for the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) Chicago, the first North American building Christo ever wrapped, 1969

Alpha 137 Gallery

$15,000

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, 'Be Calm ,' 2005, Alpha 137 Gallery

Louise Bourgeois

Be Calm , 2005

Alpha 137 Gallery

$2,000

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, 'Tank Tread Heart (De-Accession from New Orleans Museum of Art),' 1991, Alpha 137 Gallery

Donald Lipski

Tank Tread Heart (De-Accession from New Orleans Museum of Art), 1991

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, 'LOVE (Limited Edition Artist Authorized, with Incised Indianapolis Museum of Art & Morgan Foundation Stamp and Artist Copyright),' 2011, Alpha 137 Gallery

Robert Indiana

LOVE (Limited Edition Artist Authorized, with Incised Indianapolis Museum of Art & Morgan Foundation Stamp and Artist Copyright), 2011

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, 'TROPHY  (Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago label),' 1983, Alpha 137 Gallery

David Humphrey

TROPHY (Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago label), 1983

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, 'Hunch (De-Accession from the Metropolitan Museum of Art),' 1974, Alpha 137 Gallery

Clement Meadmore

Hunch (De-Accession from the Metropolitan Museum of Art), 1974

Alpha 137 Gallery

$15,000

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, 'Lt. Edition Op Art Pendant Necklace for Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden ,' ca. 1976, Alpha 137 Gallery

Richard Anuszkiewicz

Lt. Edition Op Art Pendant Necklace for Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden , ca. 1976

Alpha 137 Gallery

$1,000

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, 'Interlacing Arrows (Chrysler Museum of Art De-Accession/Label),' 1968, Alpha 137 Gallery

Frederick Brandt

Interlacing Arrows (Chrysler Museum of Art De-Accession/Label), 1968

Alpha 137 Gallery

$2,500

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, 'SP VIII (Exhibited in 1973 at the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, with label),' 1967, Alpha 137 Gallery

Josef Albers

SP VIII (Exhibited in 1973 at the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, with label), 1967

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, 'Hand Blown Glass Bowl: "USE WHAT IS DOMINANT IN A CULTURE TO CHANGE IT",' 2003, Alpha 137 Gallery

Jenny Holzer

Hand Blown Glass Bowl: "USE WHAT IS DOMINANT IN A CULTURE TO CHANGE IT", 2003

Alpha 137 Gallery

Sold

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, 'Exodus by Moonlight,' 1999, Alpha 137 Gallery

Thelma Appel

Exodus by Moonlight, 1999

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, 'Metropolitan Museum of Art Centennial ,' 1970, Alpha 137 Gallery

Frank Stella

Metropolitan Museum of Art Centennial , 1970

Alpha 137 Gallery

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, ' EUCALYPTUS LEAVES/BOLINAS (with Denver Museum of Art Exhibition Label, along with University of Texas Museum of Art and Fischbach Gallery labels),' 1971, Alpha 137 Gallery

Joe Brainard

EUCALYPTUS LEAVES/BOLINAS (with Denver Museum of Art Exhibition Label, along with University of Texas Museum of Art and Fischbach Gallery labels), 1971

Alpha 137 Gallery

$15,000 - 20,000

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, 'Shards Variant IVa  (Exhibited at the Whitney with original Whitney Museum Label) - Framed,' 1982, Alpha 137 Gallery

Frank Stella

Shards Variant IVa (Exhibited at the Whitney with original Whitney Museum Label) - Framed, 1982

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, 'UNTITLED OIL ON CANVAS PAINTING (Oakland Museum De-Accession),' 1963, Alpha 137 Gallery

Tom Holland

UNTITLED OIL ON CANVAS PAINTING (Oakland Museum De-Accession), 1963

Alpha 137 Gallery

$1,500

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, 'THE HAUGHWOUT BUILDING (Ex Collection Nevada Museum of Art),' 1971, Alpha 137 Gallery

Richard Haas

THE HAUGHWOUT BUILDING (Ex Collection Nevada Museum of Art), 1971

Alpha 137 Gallery

Sold

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, 'Investigations (with labels from the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum (lent by Sonnabend), Leo Castelli Gallery and David Nolan Gallery),' 1990, Alpha 137 Gallery

Robert Morris

Investigations (with labels from the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum (lent by Sonnabend), Leo Castelli Gallery and David Nolan Gallery), 1990

Alpha 137 Gallery

$150,000 - 200,000

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, 'Je T'Aime,' 1994, Alpha 137 Gallery

Louise Bourgeois

Je T'Aime, 1994

Alpha 137 Gallery

$5,500

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