Inscription

lower center reverse: V. CELMINS / 1965

Provenance

(David Stuart Galleries, Los Angeles); purchased 1965 by Phyllis Gottlieb, Sheman Oaks; (Larry Gagosian Gallery, New York and Los Angeles); purchased April 1987 by Edward R. Broida, Los Angeles; gift 2005 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1981
California: A Sense of Individualism, Part II, L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice, California, 1981.
1992
Selections from the Broida Collection, Palm Beach Community College Museum of Art, Lake Worth, Florida, 1992, unnumbered brochure.
2006
Selections from the Collection of Edward R. Broida, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2006, unnumbered brochure.
2010
Vija Celmins: Television and Disaster, 1964-1966, The Menil Collection, Houston; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 2010-2011, unnumbered catalogue, repro.