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Purchased with funds provided by Eric Ceputis and David W. Williams and Mary Jo and Doug Basler
Extended information about this artwork
Tim Greenhouse, Nicolas A. Moufarrege, exh. cat. (New York: Institute for Art and Urban Resources, Inc.; The Clocktower, 1987), 10, 15 (color ill.), 39 (color ill.).
Jennifer Kikoler, Etel Adnan, Dean Daderko, and Kaleen Wilson–Goldie, Nicolas Moufarrege: Recognize My Sign, exh. cat. (Houston: Contemporary Arts Museum, 2018), 3 (color ill.), 8 (color ill.), 60.
New York, The Institute for Art and Urban Resources, Inc., Clocktower Gallery, Nicolas Moufarrege, May 28 to June 28, 1987 (extended to July 12), no cat. no.
Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Nicolas Moufarrege: Recognize My Sign, Nov. 10, 2018–Feb. 17, 2019, no cat. no.; New York, Queens Museum, Oct. 6, 2019–Feb. 23, 2020.
The artist (died 1985); by descent to his family; transferred to N3M Holding LLC, Shreveport, LA, February, 2020; sold to the Art Institute of Chicago, September 15, 2020.
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