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Nancy  Graves Klin

Klin
- Oil on canvas , 1983
96 x 96 in
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Nancy Graves was born in 1939 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. She studied at Vassar, graduating in 1961, then received her MFA in 1964 from Yale. Notable classmates included Chuck Close, Robert Mangold, Janet Fish and Brice Marden. Early in her career, she exhibited with the Graham Gallery in New York. In 1969, Graves had a solo exhibition of her iconic camel sculptures at the Whiney Museum of Art, at that time she was the youngest and the fifth woman to have a solo show at the Whiney. Graves then exhibited with André Emmerich Gallery and Knoedler & Co., in New York, and Richard Gray Gallery in Chicago, then later with Ameringer & Yohe Fine Art and now Mitchell-Innes & Nash in New York as well as David Richard Gallery in Santa Fe. Graves died very young at age 54 from cancer.

Graves’ artworks are included in the permanent collections of Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, The Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA, Ludwig Forum for International Art, Aachen, Germany, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, New Museum, New York, NY, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC, Whitney Museum of Art, New York, NY and Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT among others.

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Nancy Graves
David Richard Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Visual Art Source / Fabrik
October 28, 2017
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Saturday, October 28, 2017
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Sunday, October 1, 2017
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Nancy Graves
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - Saturday, November 11, 2017
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Nancy  Graves Klin Klin
Oil on canvas   1983
96 x 96 in
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GRAN11739
Nancy  Graves 75 x 75 75 x 75
Screenprint on Arches paper   1984
Edition of 75 plus 9 AP
29.5 x 41.75 in
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GRAN11791
Nancy  Graves Anifogile Anifogile
Etching and aquatint on Manani Acqueforti paper   1987
Edition of 36 plus 6 AP
35.5 x 44 in
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GRAN11792
Nancy  Graves Canoptic Prestidigitation Canoptic Prestidigitation
Lithograph on Arches Cover white paper with chine colle’ and cast-paper col   1990
Edition of 40 plus 10 AP
36.5 x 74.5 in
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GRAN11806
Nancy  Graves Ciliate Ciliate
Bronze with polychrome patina and baked enamel   1983
40.75 x 42 x 20.75 in
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GRAN11790
Nancy  Graves Converse Converse
Oil on canvas   1982
96 x 64 in
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GRAN11795
Nancy  Graves Everyone Scurries Everyone Scurries
Oil on canvas with gold leaf and anodized aluminum element   1989
46 x 40 x 17.5 in
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GRAN11745
Nancy  Graves Exclose Exclose
Oil on canvas   1982
72 x 64 in
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GRAN11738
Nancy  Graves Fracture 3 Fracture 3
Oil on canvas   1982
34.5 x 22 in
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GRAN11740
Nancy  Graves His Fires Fully His Fires Fully
Direct gravure etching with spit biting, aquatint, drypoint and burnishing   1991
Edition of 26 plus 10 AP
36 x 26 in
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GRAN11813
Nancy  Graves Imagine the Music Imagine the Music
Direct gravure etching with spit biting, aquatint, burnishing and drypoint   1991
Edition of 26 plus 10 AP
36 x 26 in
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GRAN11809
Nancy  Graves In Circles_ Circling In Circles, Circling
Direct gravure etching with aquatint, burnishing, drypoint and embossing on   1991
Edition of 26 plus 10 AP
36 x 26 in
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GRAN11808
Nancy  Graves Insatiable Wanting Insatiable Wanting
Oil and gold leaf on canvas with anodized aluminum attachment   1989
46 x 64 x 34 in
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GRAN11744
Nancy  Graves Logic of Neon Signs Logic of Neon Signs
Direct gravure etching with aquatint, drypoint and burnishing on Arches Cov   1991
Edition of 26 plus 10 AP
36 x 26 in
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GRAN11810
Nancy  Graves Neferchidea Neferchidea
Etching, aquatint and drypoint on Fabriano Artistico paper   1987
Edition of 36 plus 6 AP
35.125 x 44 in
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GRAN11793
Nancy  Graves Parable of Nostalgia Parable of Nostalgia
Direct gravure etching with aquatint, drypoint and burnishing on Arches Cov   1991
Edition of 26 plus 10 AP
36 x 26 in
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GRAN11811
Nancy  Graves Permanent Tension Permanent Tension
Oil on canvas and anodized aluminum   1989
40 x 46 x 29 in
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GRAN11742
Nancy  Graves Radix Radix
Etching, aquatint and embossing on Fabriano Artistico paper   1987
Edition of 36 plus 6 AP
35.375 x 44 in
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GRAN11794
Nancy  Graves Reversed Polychrome Reversed Polychrome
Direct gravure etching with aquatint and drypoint on Arches Cover white pap   1991
Edition of 26 plus 10 AP
36 x 26 in
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GRAN11812
Nancy  Graves Sculptor_s Vacated Touch Sculptor's Vacated Touch
Direct gravure etching with aquatint, drypoint and burnishing on Arches Cov   1991
Edition of 26 plus 10 AP
36 x 26 in
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GRAN11814
Nancy  Graves Stuck, the Flies Buzzed
Etching, aquatint, drypoint and screenprint on Magnani Acqueforti paper wit   1990
Edition of 68 plus 20 AP
47.5 x 90.5 in
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GRAN11805
Nancy  Graves These Vaporings These Vaporings
Oil, gold and silver leaf on canvas with anodized aluminum attachment   1989
64 x 42 x 18 in
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GRAN11741
Nancy  Graves Tracing Its Own Footsteps Tracing Its Own Footsteps
Direct gravure etching with aquatint, drypoint and burnishing on Arches Cov   1991
Edition of 26 plus 10 AP
36 x 26 in
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GRAN11807
Nancy  Graves Villain of Situation Villain of Situation
Oil, gold and silver leaf on canvas with anodized aluminum attachment   1989
64 x 62 x 18 in
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GRAN11743

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Nancy  Graves

Nancy Graves

Nancy Graves Description

Nancy Graves was born in 1939 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. She studied at Vassar, graduating in 1961, then received her MFA in 1964 from Yale. Notable classmates included Chuck Close, Robert Mangold, Janet Fish and Brice Marden. Early in her career, she exhibited with the Graham Gallery in New York. In 1969, Graves had a solo exhibition of her iconic camel sculptures at the Whiney Museum of Art, at that time she was the youngest and the fifth woman to have a solo show at the Whiney. Graves then exhibited with André Emmerich Gallery and Knoedler & Co., in New York, and Richard Gray Gallery in Chicago, then later with Ameringer & Yohe Fine Art and now Mitchell-Innes & Nash in New York as well as David Richard Gallery in Santa Fe. Graves died very young at age 54 from cancer.

Graves’ artworks are included in the permanent collections of Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, The Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA, Ludwig Forum for International Art, Aachen, Germany, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, New Museum, New York, NY, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC, Whitney Museum of Art, New York, NY and Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT among others.

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