L.A. Louver

Frederick Hammersley
22 March 2012 - 12 May 2012

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Selected articles

Mueller, Kurt. "Critics' Pick. Frederick Hammersley"
Artforum. April 2012.
full article, PDF | artforum.com

Pagel, David. "Art review: Frederick Hammersley at L.A. Louver"
Los Angeles Times. 30 March 2012.
full article, PDF | latimesblogs.latimes.com



Publication

Frederick Hammersley
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Foreward by Peter Goulds
Essay by Elizabeth East
L.A. Louver, Venice, CA
22 March 2012 - 12 May 2012


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Hunch >>
 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
Growing game, #1 1958<BR>
oil on canvas<BR>
40 x 30 in (101.6 x 76.2 cm)<BR>
framed: 42 7/8 x 33 in (108.9 x 83.8 cm)

Growing game



 
Organics >>
 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
Annex, #6 1964<BR>
 oil on cardboard panel<BR>
14 x 17 in (35.6 x 43.2 cm)<BR>
framed: 20 1/8 x 23 1/8 in (51.1 x 58.7 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Annex

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
No doubt about it, #11 1985<BR>
oil on 100% rag paper on linen on wood<BR>
8 x 10 in (20.3 x 25.4 cm)<BR>
framed: 11 3/4 x 13 3/4 in (29.8 x 34.9 cm)

No doubt about it

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
Board and room, #7 1986<BR>
oil on linen on masonite<BR>
6 7/8 x 10 7/8 in (17.5 x 27.6 cm)<BR>
framed: 10 x 14 in (25.4 x 35.6 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Board and room

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
Expand upon, #11 1987<BR>
oil on wood<BR>
6 7/8 x 10 in (17.5 x 25.4 cm)<BR>
framed: 10 1/2 x 13 5/8 in (26.7 x 34.6 cm)

Expand upon

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
Four ways, #18 1987<BR>
oil on linen on masonite<BR>
9 7/8 x 7 7/8 in (25.1 x 20 cm)<BR>
framed: 13 5/8 x 11 1/4 in (34.6 x 28.6 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Four ways

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
Steak and ale, #6 1989<BR>
oil on rag paper on linen on wood<BR>
8 1/2 x 10 in (21.6 x 25.4 cm)<BR>
framed: 11 1/4 x 12 3/4 in (28.6 x 32.4 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Steak and ale

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
Dark horse, #3 1991<BR>
oil on linen<BR>
11 1/8 x 11 in (28.3 x 27.9 cm)<BR>
framed: 16 1/4 x 16 1/8 in (41.3 x 41 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Dark horse

 
Hard edge >>
 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>Legacy, #41 1964<BR>
oil on canvas panel<BR>
50 x 31 in (127 x 78.7 cm)
<BR>framed: 51 x 31 7/8 in (129.5 x 81 cm)

Legacy

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
Scape, #1 1971<BR>oil on linen on masonite <BR>panel: 44 x 44 in. (111.8 x 111.8 cm) <BR>framed: 45 x 45 in. (114.3 x 114.3 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Scape

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
Betwain, #1 1973<BR>
oil on linen<BR>
44 x 44 in (111.8 x 111.8 cm)<BR>
framed: 45 3/4 x 45 3/4 in (116.2 x 116.2 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Betwain

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>Here here, #3 1975<BR>oil on linen<BR>panel: 24 1/8 x 24 1/8 in. (61.3 x 61.3 cm)<BR>framed: 24 7/8 x 24 7/8 in. (63.2 x 63.2 cm)

Here here

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
Double Agent, #4 1975<BR>
oil on linen<BR>
36 x 36 in. (91.4 x 91.4 cm)<BR>
framed: 36 7/8 x 36 3/4 in. (93.7 x 93.3 cm)

Double Agent

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>Equal odds, #5 1977<BR> oil on linen<BR>panel: 26 x 26 in. (66 x 66 cm)<BR>framed: 27 3/4 x 27 7/8 in. (70.5 x 70.8 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Equal odds

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
Up side brown, #11 1978<BR>
oil on linen on wood<BR>
4 1/2 x 4 1/2 in (11.4 x 11.4 cm.) <BR>framed: 8 1/2 x 8 1/2 in (21.6 x 21.6 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Up side brown

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
Biased, #9 1978 <BR>
oil on linen<BR>
24 x 24 in. (61 x 61 cm)<BR>
framed: 25 x 25 in. (63.5 x 63.5 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Biased

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
I agree, #4 1980<BR>
oil on linen<BR>
40 x 40 in (101.6 x 101.6 cm)<BR>
framed: 40 7/8 x 40 3/4 in (103.8 x 103.5 cm)<BR>
Private collection

I agree

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>Sides with, #3 1980<BR>oil on linen<BR>
40 x 40 in (101.6 x 101.6 cm)<BR>framed: 41 x 41 in (104.1 x 104.1 cm)

Sides with

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
Swedish Accent, #2 1994<BR>
oil on linen<BR>
48 x 45 in. (121.9 x 114.3 cm)<BR>
framed: 49 x 46 in. (124.5 x 116.8 cm)

Swedish Accent

 
Lithographs >>
 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>Checkered career, 1949<BR>lithograph<BR>image: 3 x 3 in   (7.6 x 7.6 cm)<BR>framed: 8 1/4 x 8 1/4 in  (21 x 21 cm)

Checkered career

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
Checkered career, 1949<BR>
 lithograph<BR>
 image: 3 x 3 in  (7.6 x 7.6 cm)<BR>
 framed: 8 x 8 in  (20.3 x 20.3 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Checkered career

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
Open, 1950<BR>
 lithograph<BR>
 image: 3 x 3 in  (7.6 x 7.6 cm)<BR>
 framed: 8 x 7 3/4 in (20.3 x 19.7 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Open

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
Shut, 1950 <BR>
lithograph <BR>
image: 3 x 3 in (7.6 x 7.6 cm) <BR>
framed: 8 3/4 x 8 3/4 in (22.2 x 22.2 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Shut

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
Act three, 1950 <BR>
lithograph <BR>
image: 3 x 3 in (7.6 x 7.6 cm) <BR>
framed: 8 1/4 x 8 1/4 in (21 x 21 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Act three

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
Act 2 / stage 2, 1950<BR>
lithograph<BR>
image: 3 x 3 in (7.6 x 7.6 cm)<BR>
framed: 8 1/4 x 8 1/4 in (21 x 21 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Act 2 / stage 2

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
On location, 1950<BR>
lithograph<BR>
image: 3 x 3 in. (7.6 x 7.6 cm)<BR>
framed: 7 3/4 x 7 3/4 in. (19.7 x 19.7 cm)<BR>
Private collection

On location

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
Role model, 1949<BR>
lithograph<BR>
image: 3 x 3 in. (7.6 x 7.6 cm)<BR>
framed: 8 x 8 in. (20.3 x 20.3 cm)

Role model

 

 
 
Frederick Hammersley<BR>
Scene 2 - stage 2, 1950<BR>
lithograph<BR>
image: 3 x 3 in. (7.6 x 7.6 cm)<BR>
framed: 9 x 9 in. (22.9 x 22.9 cm)<BR>
Private collection

Scene 2 - stage 2

 
Installation photography, Frederick Hammersley

Installation photography, Frederick Hammersley >>
Installation photography, Frederick Hammersley

Installation photography, Frederick Hammersley

Installation photography, Frederick Hammersley

Installation photography, Frederick Hammersley

Installation photography, Frederick Hammersley

Installation photography, Frederick Hammersley

Installation photography, Frederick Hammersley

Installation photography, Frederick Hammersley

Installation photography, Frederick Hammersley

Installation photography, Frederick Hammersley

Installation photography, Frederick Hammersley