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Painting #26

Photo: Paul Macapia

Painting #26

ca. 1963

Robert Ryman

American, 1930-2019

Oil and charcoal on sized unstretched linen canvas
irregular: 10 3/4 x 10 3/4 in. (27.3 x 27.3cm)
Gift of the Virginia and Bagley Wright Collection, in honor of the 75th Anniversary of the Seattle Art Museum
Provenance: Acquired from the artist; Bagley and Virginia Wright
Photo: Paul Macapia
Not currently on view


Exhibition HistorySeattle, Washington, Seattle Art Museum, "The Virginia and Bagley Wright Collection of Modern Art", March 4, 1999 - May 5, 1999

Seattle, Washington, Robert Ryman: Drawings and Paintings. Current Editions, August 5–25,1972

Seattle, Washington, Seattle Art Museum, City of Tomorrow: Jinny Wright and the Art That Shaped a New Seattle, Oct. 23, 2020 - Jan. 18, 2021.
Published ReferencesIshikawa, Chiyo, ed. "A Community of Collectors: 75th Anniversary Gifts to the Seattle Art Museum." Seattle: Seattle Art Museum, 2007, p. 45, illus.

The Virginia and Bagley Wright Collection. Exh. cat. Seattle: Seattle Art Museum in association with University of Washington Press, 1999, p. 193, illus.

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