Untitled (Comb)

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Untitled (Comb)

Latvia, active United States, 1970
Sculpture
Enamel on wood
75 × 14 5/8 × 2 3/8 in. (190.5 × 37.15 × 6.03 cm)
Contemporary Art Council Fund (M.72.26)
Not currently on public view

Curator Notes

Celmins visited LACMA in 2011 and talked about the piece in this video:

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Celmins visited LACMA in 2011 and talked about the piece in this video:

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Bibliography

  • Celmins, Vija, Ken Price and Matthew Higgs. Ken Price. Göttingen: Steidl; New York: Matthew Marks Gallery, 2007.


  • Tuchman, Maurice.  Ten Years of Contemporary Art Council Acquisitions: Inaugurating The New Contemporary Art Galleries.  Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1973.
  • Celmins, Vija, Ken Price and Matthew Higgs. Ken Price. Göttingen: Steidl; New York: Matthew Marks Gallery, 2007.


  • Tuchman, Maurice.  Ten Years of Contemporary Art Council Acquisitions: Inaugurating The New Contemporary Art Galleries.  Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1973.
  • A Focus on California:  Selections from the Collection. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1984.
  • Barron, Stephanie, Michel Draguet, and Sara Cochran. Magritte and Contemporary Art: The Treachery of Images. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Belgium: Ludion, 2006.
  • Garrels, Gary. Vija Celmins: To Fix the Image in Memory. San Francisco: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art in association with Yale University Press, 2018.
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