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Nancy  Graves Nancy Graves Klin Oil on canvas 1983 96 x 96 at David Richard Gallery

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- 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
Amanda Malloy

Saturday, October 28, 2017
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The Naturalist
Sunday, October 1, 2017
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Nancy Graves
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - Saturday, November 11, 2017
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Nancy  Graves Nancy Graves Klin Oil on canvas 1983 96 x 96 at David Richard Gallery Klin
Oil on canvas   1983
96 x 96 in
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GRAN11739
Nancy  Graves Nancy Graves Ciliate Bronze with polychrome patina and baked enamel 1983 40.75 x 42 x 20.75 at David Richard Gallery Ciliate
Bronze with polychrome patina and baked enamel   1983
40.75 x 42 x 20.75 in
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GRAN11790
Nancy  Graves Nancy Graves Converse Oil on canvas 1982 96 x 64 at David Richard Gallery Converse
Oil on canvas   1982
96 x 64 in
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GRAN11795
Nancy  Graves Nancy Graves Everyone Scurries Oil on canvas with gold leaf and anodized aluminum element 1989 46 x 40 x 17.5 at David Richard Gallery Everyone Scurries
Oil on canvas with gold leaf and anodized aluminum element   1989
46 x 40 x 17.5 in
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Nancy  Graves Nancy Graves Exclose Oil on canvas 1982 72 x 64 at David Richard Gallery Exclose
Oil on canvas   1982
72 x 64 in
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Nancy  Graves Nancy Graves In Circles_ Circling Direct gravure etching with aquatint_ burnishing_ drypoint and embossing on 1991 Edition of 26 plus 10 AP 36 x 26 at David Richard Gallery 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 Nancy Graves Insatiable Wanting Oil and gold leaf on canvas with anodized aluminum attachment 1989 46 x 64 x 34 at David Richard Gallery Insatiable Wanting
Oil and gold leaf on canvas with anodized aluminum attachment   1989
46 x 64 x 34 in
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Nancy  Graves Nancy Graves 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 at David Richard Gallery 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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Nancy  Graves Nancy Graves Parable of Nostalgia Direct gravure etching with aquatint_ drypoint and burnishing on Arches Cov 1991 Edition of 26 plus 10 AP 36 x 26 at David Richard Gallery 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 Nancy Graves These Vaporings Oil_ gold and silver leaf on canvas with anodized aluminum attachment 1989 64 x 42 x 18 at David RIchard Gallery These Vaporings
Oil, gold and silver leaf on canvas with anodized aluminum attachment   1989
64 x 42 x 18 in
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Nancy  Graves Nancy Graves 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 at David Richard Gallery 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 Nancy Graves Villain of Situation Oil_ gold and silver leaf on canvas with anodized aluminum attachment 1989 64 x 62 x 18 at David Richard Gallery 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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