Lot 230
Beverly McIver (American, b. 1962), Portrait of Joe Rowand
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Oil on canvas, signed and dated 1994 at lower right, inscribed on the stretcher, framed.

Stretcher size 30 x 28 in.; Frame dimensions 36 3/4 x 35 in.

From the Estate of the late Joseph D. Rowand, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Joe Rowand was instrumental in developing a contemporary art scene in North Carolina. After studying in New York City at Parsons, he brought the big city art feel to Chapel Hill, North Carolina when he opened Somerhill Gallery in 1972. His gallery served as an epicenter for collectors and artists to gather and grow for over thirty years.

Born in Greensboro, North Carolina, Beverly McIver is currently the Esbenshade Professor of the Practice of Art, Art History and Visual Studies at Duke University. McIver’s work is in the permanent collection of the North Carolina Museum of Art, the Weatherspoon Art Museum, the Baltimore Museum of Art, the NCCU Museum of Art, the Asheville Museum of Art, The Crocker Art Museum, the Nelson Fine Arts Center Art Museum at Arizona State University, the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, and the Mint Museum, Charlotte, North Carolina, as well as significant corporate and private collections.

McIver has had solo exhibitions at the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art in 2017, North Carolina Museum of Art in 2011, and at the Mint Museum UPTOWN in 2012.

Good estate condition; spots of mildew to verso of canvas.

$3,000 - 6,000