Lot 229
Special Sale: Post-war & Contemporary Art april 2018

Tony Scherman (1950)

Argus Dream

signed, titled and dated 'RAPE OF IO 15 "ARGUS DREAM"/ Scherman 92' (on the overlap)

microcrystalline wax and pigments on canvas, 181x150 cm

Provenance: Acquired from Galerie Barbara Farber, Amsterdam, by the present owner.

Literature: R. Crone and D. Moos, 'The rape of Io. A cycle of paintings by Tony Scherman' Sable-Castelli Gallery, Toronto/Galerie Barbara Faber, Amsterdam (Publ.) 1993, p. 49 illus. in colour.