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Larry Rivers
Virginia Dwan, 1963
graphite on paper
sheet: 38 45.5 cm (14 15/16 17 15/16 in.)
Collection of Virginia Dwan

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Larry Rivers
Maquette for Larry Rivers Exhibition at Dwan Gallery, 1961
collage of cut-out text, paint, and tape on gelatin silver print mounted on paper board
mount (irregular): 35.7 31 cm (14 1/16 12 3/16 in.)
Collection of Virginia Dwan

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Philip Guston
Sleeper II, 1959
oil on canvas
overall: 172.72 165.1 cm (68 65 in.)
Jeanne and Richard Levitt, Des Moines, Iowa
© Estate of Philip Guston, courtesy Hauser & Wirth

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Franz Kline
Pittston, 1958
oil on canvas
overall: 197.49 180.34 cm (77 3/4 71 in.)
Collection of Lynn and Allen Turner

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Yves Klein
Untitled Blue Monochrome (IKB 187), 1960
dry pigment and synthetic resin on canvas mounted on board
overall: 40 35.5 cm (15 3/4 14 in.)
Collection of Virginia Dwan
© Yves Klein, ADAGP, Paris/ARS, New York, 2016

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Yves Klein
Transfer of "Zone de sensibilité picturale immaterielle" to Michael Blankfort, Pont au Double, Paris, February 10, 1962, 1962
gelatin silver print
image: 39.53 49.53 cm (15 9/16 19 1/2 in.)

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Michael and Dorothy Blankfort Bequest
Artistic action by Yves Klein © Yves Klein, ADAGP, Paris/ARS, New York, 2016Photo © Gian Carlo Botti. Digital Image © 2016 Museum Associates/LACMA. Licensed by Art Resource, NY

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Robert Rauschenberg
Coexistence, 1961
oil, fabric, wood, and other found materials on canvas
overall: 169.55 124.78 36.2 cm (66 3/4 49 1/8 14 1/4 in.)
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Gift of the Sydney and Frances Lewis Foundation, 85.433

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Arman
Alarm Clocks (Reveils), 1960
alarm clocks in painted wood box
overall: 59.69 120.17 12.7 cm (23 1/2 47 5/16 5 in.)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, gift of Debra and Robert N. Mayer from the Robert B. Mayer Memorial Loan Collection, 1983.85

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Jean Tinguely
Portrait of Virginia, 1963
mixed media construction with radio, circuit board, andiron, speaker, and motor
overall: 102.87 26.67 40.64 cm (40 1/2 10 1/2 16 in.)
Collection of Virginia Dwan

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Niki de Saint Phalle
Tyrannousaurus Rex etranglé par un cobra, c. 1963
colored markers, ballpoint pen, and graphite on paper
sheet: 36 49 cm (14 3/16 19 5/16 in.)
Collection of Virginia Dwan

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Martial Raysse
Made in Japan, 1964
photomechanical reproductions and wallpaper with airbrush ink, gouache, ink, tacks, peacock feathers, and plastic flies on paper mounted on fiberboard
overall: 129.86 244.48 cm (51 1/8 96 1/4 in.)
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972

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Claes Oldenburg
Study for Announcement for One-Man Show at Dwan Gallery—Mickey Mouse with Red Heart, 1963
wax crayon and watercolor on paper
overall: 42.23 34.93 cm (16 5/8 13 3/4 in.)
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. Gift of The American Contemporary Art Foundation, Inc., Leonard A. Lauder, President
Copyright 1963 Claes Oldenburg. Digital Image © Whitney Museum, N.Y.

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James Rosenquist
Toaster, 1963
oil on vinyl, chromed barbed wire, metal saw blades, plastic, and wood, with dripped paint
overall: 29.85 23.5 31.75 cm (11 3/4 9 1/4 12 1/2 in.)
Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, Los Angeles
Art © James Rosenquist/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

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Edward Kienholz
Portrait of Virginia, 1963
metal, wood, glass, bottle, lightbulb, battery, plaster, and polyester resin
overall: 110.49 49.53 29.21 cm (43 1/2 19 1/2 11 1/2 in.)
Collection of Virginia Dwan
Copyright Kienholz. Courtesy of L.A. Louver, Venice, CA.

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Edward Kienholz
Back Seat Dodge '38, 1964
paint, fiberglass and flock, 1938 Dodge, recorded music and player, chicken wire, beer bottles, artificial grass, and cast plaster figures
overall: 167.64 304.8 396.24 cm (66 120 156 in.)
overall installed: 304.8 368.3 cm (120 145 in.)
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Purchased with funds provided by the Art Museum Council Fund
Copyright Kienholz. Courtesy of L.A. Louver, Venice, CA. Digital Image © 2016 Museum Associates/LACMA. Licensed by Art Resource, NY

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Mark di Suvero
Pre-Columbian, 1965/2004
wood, steel, iron, tire, and paint
overall: 248.92 434.34 280.67 cm (98 171 110 1/2 in.)
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Lowell McKegney, 2000.170
© Mark di Suvero, courtesy of the artist and Spacetime C.C.

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Robert Morris
Untitled (Battered Cubes), 1966
painted fiberglass
4 units, each unit: 60.96 91.44 91.44 cm (24 36 36 in.)
overall installed: 274.32 274.32 cm (108 108 in.)
Collection of Virginia Dwan
© 2016 Robert Morris/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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Ad Reinhardt
Ultimate Painting, 1963
oil on canvas
overall: 152.4 152.4 cm (60 60 in.)
Collection of Virginia Dwan

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Agnes Martin
The Cliff, 1967
acrylic and graphite on canvas
overall: 182.88 182.88 cm (72 72 in.)
Collection of Virginia Dwan

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Dan Flavin
"monument" for V. Tatlin, 1966
cool white fluorescent light
height: 365.76 cm (144 in.)
National Gallery of Art, Gift of Virginia Dwan

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Carl Andre
64 Steel Square, 1967
hot rolled steel (64 units)
each unit: 0.95 x 20.32 x 20.32 cm (3/8 x 8 x 8 in.)
overall installed: 0.95 x 162.56 x 162.56 cm (3/8 x 64 x 64 in.)
National Gallery of Art, Washington, Gift of Edward R. Broida

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Sol LeWitt
Serial Project, 1 (ABCD), 1966
baked enamel on steel units over baked enamel on aluminum
overall: 50.8 414 414 cm (20 163 163 in.)
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of Agnes Gund and purchase (by exchange), 1978
© 2016 The LeWitt Estate/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Digital Image © The Museum of Modern Art/Licensed by SCALA/Art Resource, NY.

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Robert Morris
Card File, 1962
metal, wood, and paper
overall: 68.5 27 4 cm (26 15/16 10 5/8 1 9/16 in.)
Cenre Pompidou, Paris, Collection du Musée national d'art moderne / Centre de création industrielle
© 2016 Robert Morris/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. © CNAC/MNAM/Dist. RMN-Grand Palais/Art Resource, NY.

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Eleanor Antin
Blood of a Poet Box, 1965-8
wood box containing ninety-four glass slides of blood specimens and specimen list
overall: 29.2 19.7 3.8 cm (11 1/2 7 3/4 1 1/2 in.)
Lent by the American Fund for the Tate Gallery 2009
© Tate, London 2016

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Mel Bochner
Language Is Not Transparent, 1970
chalk on paint and wall
template: 91.44 122.56 cm (36 48 1/4 in.)
overall installed: 182.88 122.56 cm (72 48 1/4 in.)
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Modern and Contemporary Art Council Fund

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Robert Smithson
Gyrostasis, 1967
painted steel
overall: 105.41 76.2 60.96 cm (41 1/2 30 24 in.)
Collection of Virginia Dwan
Art © Holt-Smithson Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

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Dennis Oppenheim
2-Dimensional Information (Contour Lines)Transferred from Point A to Location BLines scribed on swamp grid with sickle-mowerCuts filled with aluminum filings(residue from aluminum borings)Piece completely submerged in waterat high tide 12:00 noonSize: 175' X 200' Photo: Infrared aero-film, 1969
chromogenic color prints, map, typewritten text on paper
overall: 71.76 56.83 2.38 cm (28 1/4 22 3/8 15/16 in.)
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Partial gift of the Daled Collection and partial purchase through the generosity of Maja Oeri and Hans Bodenmann, Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III, Agnes Gund, Marlene Hess and James D. Zirin, Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis, and Jerry I. Speyer and Katherine G. Farley
Digital Image © The Museum of Modern Art/Licensed by SCALA / Art Resource, NY

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Charles Ross
Solar Burn 1/29/77, 1977
painted wooden panel burned by the sun
overall: 36.2 41.28 cm (14 1/4 16 1/4 in.)
Collection of Virginia Dwan

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Andy Warhol
Brillo Box, c.1964
house paint and silkscreen ink on plywood
each unit: 33.34 40.64 29.21 cm (13 1/8 16 11 1/2 in.)
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. Gift of The American Contemporary Art Foundation, Inc., Leonard A. Lauder, President
© 2016 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc./Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photography by Jerry L. Thompson

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Los Angeles to New York: Dwan Gallery, 1959–1971
September 30, 2016—January 29, 2017

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