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Kris Cox (American (California/ Colorado), b.1951). "Concentric Episode Series: Bone 72-1" - 1997, mixed media on wood panel, signed and dated to verso. Minimalist large format square abstract painting with an ecru or bone colored field marked with concentric rings of dots, some piercing the wood panel and others accented with blue, red, or yellow paint, the overall field with an indistinct and colorless grid pattern below the waxy surface. Verso of structure inscribed with title, medium, signature, and date; also with label from Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia. Note: Cox has held exhibition at many of the finest modern art galleries in America, including Janus Gallery (Santa Fe, NM), Elizabeth Leach Gallery (San Francisco, CA), Gail Severn Gallery (Ketchum, ID), LewAllen Fine Art (Santa Fe, NM), William Turner Gallery (Los Angeles, CA), Peter Findlay Gallery (New York, NY), and Winston Wächter Fine Art (Seattle, WA). Selected museum and corporate collections: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, Laguna Art Museum, Museum of Fine Arts (Santa Fe, NM), Sears Corporation (Chicago, IL), General Mills (Minneapolis, MN), Arizona State University.


Overall with scattered minor surface abrasions commensurate with material; not distracting. Upper left and both lower corners with minor losses. Lower right quadrant with circular area of adverse texture with approximate diameter of 4"; texture commensurate with possible sanding; may be original to piece.

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Kris Cox Large Format Abstract Encaustic Painting

Estimate $3,000 - $5,000Jun 25, 2016